Celebrating our Volunteers during Volunteer Appreciation Month   In celebration of April as volunteer appreciation month, we want to send a huge thank-you to our Club Advisory Board (CAB) volunteers! CAB volunteers are vital members to our Club teams, offering a wide range of support from fundraising and advocacy to staff appreciation to Club beautification projects and more. Throughout the past year, our CAB members’ adaptability and willingness to step in to support our Club staff and families has been

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Our Amazing Club Professionals In the most challenging situations, our Boys & Girls Club professionals prove their resilience and commitment to community by continuing to show up in innovative ways to serve those who need us most, however they need us. While there are dozens of remarkable staff members to thank, this is a small sample of outstanding all-stars from each of our regions we’d like to recognize.   Mason Barringer: Youth Development Professional at Ballard Mason brings fun and

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Kirkland Teens Bond During Difficult Times Teens face a wide range of challenges in any year; this year introduced even more, as the pandemic and social isolation forces young people to recalibrate how they learn and socialize. Going through this strange time together, members of the Kirkland Torch Club* developed a newfound level of comradery. On any given day, between 7-14 teens at the Club get together to participate in Torch Club activities. Members find solace through their relationships with

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Kids, Sun, and Fun at Summer Field Day! During past Field Days, our Club kids gathered with our team members, sponsors, and community partners at Husky Stadium to have fun, enjoy the sun, and take on physical challenges that support healthy lifestyles.  This year's Field Day may have looked different, but it didn't prevent our Club kids and teams from having a ton of fun playing safely together, apart. Outdoor and indoor activities were combined with safe distancing, masks, and

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