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Club Alumna Whitney Stewart Visits Olympics and Meets US Stars

Club Alumna and National Boys & Girls Clubs of America Youth of the Year Whitney Stewart heads home today after an absolutely incredible couple days at the NBC Olympics in Rio! You can relive her journey by searching ‪#‎WhitGoesToRio‬. “Thank you Comcast Impact and NBC Sports Champions for the perfect capstone to a whirlwind year serving […]

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Left to Right: Omar Lyons-Davis, Alyson Lorefice, Lorraine Vitale, Priscilla Angeles, Dick Vitale, Caylee Lombardi, and Alex Menese

Dick Vitale Awards Scholarships to Five College-Bound Boys & Girls Club Members

  Boys & Girls Club members gathered in the Lee Wetherington Club’s gymnasium Thursday, August 11, to celebrate the academic success of five outstanding Club members with ESPN Television sports analyst, author and philanthropist Dick Vitale. Vitale and his wife Lorraine presented $5,000 worth of scholarships to five collegebound Club members who will be pursuing […]

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Club Members Advance Their Creativity At Ringling’s Summer Art Program

This summer, several members from our Matthews, McBean and Wetherington Clubs had the chance to participate in Ringling’s Summer Art programs. There, they had the opportunity to explore traditional and digital approaches to art and design to develop their style and critical thinking skills. With many unique options perfect for beginning artists, and those interested […]

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Day for Kids

10th Annual Day For Kids

The 10th annual Day for Kids event will be held September 24 at the Gene Matthews Boys & Girls Club located at 6851 S. Biscayne Drive, North Port. A free event, Day for Kids is a national celebration of kids where communities and families come together to honor children under a single premise: adults who spend meaningful […]

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