Boys and Girls Club of Hawaii
April 18, 2011
I attended the Boys & Girls Club of Hawaii's Youth of the Year Luncheon this past weekend. What a treat to meet all of the finalists from the nine Clubhouses on Oahu and Kuaui. Each young person showed composure and poise while delivering their speeches to an audience of 350 community leaders, including Governor Abercrombie. The Boys & Girls Club deserves to be proud of the teen leaders coming out of their organization. These young people are a shining example of what happens in a Clubhouse every day. Congrats to all!
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
In meeting the teens involved at the Boys & Girls Club I am impressed with their level of community involvement, determination to go on to higher education, and devotion and loyalty to their Clubs and the staff.
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
Provide additional funding so more young people could be reached and provided hope and opportunity to make the most of themselves.
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