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“It’s a part of our campaign where we get business leaders in and they form teams and their going out to many of our partner agencies to do different volunteer projects,” said
Over at the Boys and Girls Club, it’s the calm before the storm. Executive Director David Lee tells us volunteers are working to set up a very special night before the school buses arrive around 3pm.
“Ours today happens to be our ‘Lights on after school’,” said Lee. “Which is a national program that emphasizes how important after school programming is to kids because we don’t want kids going home unsupervised they need to be somewhere.”
Lee tells us that on average they help more than 100 local kids by helping them with homework, by providing them with meals and giving them a safe place to just be kids:
“They need that these days and for the few hours that we have them here we’re able to do that for them. Our tagline for the Boy’s and Girls Club is: ‘Great futures start here’, and we firmly believe that.” He adds, “We’re able to make a difference in their lives and thankfully we’re able to because of the support of the community and the