Devin Talks Boys & Girls Club Fun

Devin joined the Peoria branch four years ago when he started school. He has learned a number of sports at the Club, including dodgeball and soccer. He enjoys Monkey in the Middle, drawing, and plays on the Rookies Soccer team.

Q. What is your favorite thing about attending the Club?
A. Playing games with friends. I enjoy helping people.

Q. How has the Club helped you in other aspects of your life – school, at home, sports?
A. When I am hurt, the staff help me. They taught me how to play soccer. I did not know how to play dodgeball until I came to the Club. They help me with homework.

Q. What advice would you give to younger kids about succeeding in life?
A. Be safe. Do not be mean. Do your homework. Get good grades.

Q. What are your plans for the future?
A. Devin plans to be to go to chef’s school to become a professional chef. He also wants to keep fishing with my family.

Q. What is your motto?
A. Just keep movin’.

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