Boys and Girls Clubs

Alfonso Talks About His Successes with Boys and Girls Club

Going on his eighth year attending the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix, Alfonso knows exactly where he’s headed. He has a strong appreciation for the college resources provided by the Teen Center, as well as the connections he’s made in his time there. Soon, he will be headed to college—something he never imagined until he joined the Boys …

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Rasean Succeeds With The Help of Boys and Girls Club

Rasean has only been attending the Tolleson Boys & Girls Club Teen Center for a year, but has quickly learned the key to making the most of his Club experience. When opportunity presents itself, Rasean is the first in line. Quickly overcoming his shyness, Rasean’s positive attitude and determination put him front and center of Club activities. Q. How long …

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2016 Youth of The Year Abbass Talks Boys & Girls Club

Abbass may have become a Club kid at five-years-old, but there is no denying he is now grown up and leading the next generation of Club kids. Thanks to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix, Abbass has a strong foundation of academic success. His hard work and dedication to the community are leading him to a successful career …

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Boys and Girls Club Member Ariana is Named Youth of The Year

Wise beyond her years, Ariana knows the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix helped shape exactly who she is today. At the end of the year, she’ll be graduating high school and moving on to study education in college. For now, she plans to enjoy her senior year by participating in her favorite activity – Keystone Club. Whether it’s …

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Boys and Girls Club High School Student Receives Youth of The Year Award

As Gabrielle gets ready to conquer her senior year in high school, she reflects on her time at the Club. Her time surrounded by Club kids reinforces her goal to study medicine in college so she can have a successful career in Pediatrics. Her proven leadership skills in school and at the Club are sure to help her achieve her …

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Judith Reflects on her Time at The Boys and Girls Club

Judith recently graduated from her journey as a Club Kid to an Activity Leader staff member, and will soon begin a new expedition at Paradise Valley Community College. A self-proclaimed nurturer, her experience in the Club helped to cultivate her dream of becoming a pediatric nurse—but she will always be a Club Kid at heart. Q. How long have you …

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Samuel Exemplifies a Model Club Member

Samuel Watkins is a fifth grader at Brunson-Lee Elementary and also a member of the Bob & Renee Parsons Branch of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix. Samuel is known around the Club for being a model club member and is funny, outgoing and respectful. He participates in many activities like football and is friends with everyone. Here …

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Isabel Castillo nominated for Youth of The Year Talks about Boys and Girls Club

Q: How long have you been going to the Tri-City Branch?  A: I have been attending the Club ever since I was five years old and plan to stay until I am 18. Q: What activities or programs are you a part of at the Club? A: I currently am the President of the Keystone Club. Keystone Club serves our …

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Ashley Rodriguez Receives ‘Youth of the Year’ Award with The Boys & Girls Club

Q. You were chosen as a Youth of the Year. How do you feel about that? What does that entail? A. Being Youth of the Year for my Club is such an honor! I feel accomplished and also feel like I can make an impact to all the other teens at my Club and show them that anything is possible. …

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Ariana Escarzaga Chosen as Youth of the Year with Boys and Girls Club

Q. How long have you been going to the Swift Kids Branch? A. I have been at the Swift Kids Branch for four years. Q. What activities or programs are you a part of at the Club? A. At the Club, I am a part of Keystone, which is a Club within a Club that focuses on youth leadership. Coming …

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