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Introducing two new award-winning programs for teens

We are pleased to announce the recent addition of award-winning youth development programs, STAR Leadership Training and SRQVolunteen, which were adopted from the organization previously known as Community Youth Development (CYD) after its Board of Directors voted to dissolve its nonprofit status. As we embark on the “Year of the Teen” initiative set forth by Boys […]

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Congratulations to our National Art Award Winner!

Eight Club members recently received Regional Art Awards from Boys & Girls Clubs of America, and now we’re thrilled to announce that Brittany, a 16-year-old member from the Gene Matthews Boys & Girls Club, won National recognition for her graphic design piece called, “The Place That Gives Me Life.” Brittany is a sophomore at North […]

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Oct. 29: Crow’s Nest 40th Anniversary and Poker Run

To kick off a week long 40th anniversary celebration, the Crow’s Nest, located at 1968 Tarpon Center Drive in Venice, will host “Treasure Hunt & Poker Run” on October 29, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. All Entry Fees and event proceeds will go entirely to the Robert and Joan Lee Boys & Girls Club in Venice.

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Nov. 3: Opening Doors to Great Futures Dinner

Lee Wetherington Boys & Girls Club 3100 Fruitville Rd. 5-6 p.m. Tour and Wine Reception 6 p.m. Dinner We are rolling out the blue carpet and inviting you to participate in our Dinner Series hosted by our kids. Together with our kids, we will prepare a complimentary meal in our own Culinary Kitchen. Join us and learn how Boys […]

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