September 2, 2010
The Boys & Girls Club is dedicated to providing neighborhood youth with a safe place to go after school and during summers. During the school year, they receive help with their homework, and have the opportunity to be mentored and impacted by positive adults. I am most impressed with the exposure that the children receive to the arts in the way of drawing, painting, and drama.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
terms of the gratification that I receive by helping them meet their goals.
How frequently have you been involved with the organization?
About every six months
When was your last experience with this nonprofit?
MY ROLE:Volunteer & I worked at the annual neighborhood Thanksgiving dinner put on by the Boys & Girls club; I worked at the fall street faire; participated in backpack give-aways, and attended some of the kids' parties.