Carlos P. – 2017-18 National Youth of the Year,
New Jersey Youth of the Year, Boys & Girls Club of Clifton
The Boys & Girls Club of Clifton recently announced an extension on their before and after school programs at 4 additional school sites, bringing them to a total of 15 local sites. Since 1992, the Boys & Girls Club of Clifton had been operating after school programs at in Clifton schools. Starting this fall, the Club will extend their services to 4 additional Clifton schools – school #2, #3, #5, and #13 – offering both before and after school programs at all new locations and adding a before school program at 7 of the existing sites.
Join us on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 for the 15th Annual Concert for Kids featuring Chris Botti, Master Trumpeter and World's Best Selling Jazz Instrumentalist at the New Jersey Preforming Arts Center.
Arianna has moved every four years to a new military installation. Whether living in Germany or Japan, Arianna found a home at her Boys & Girls Clubs of America-affiliated Youth Center. When Arianna learned she was moving back to the United States, she was nervous about starting over again.
The Boys & Girls Club of Vineland became a chartered member of Boys & Girls Clubs of America in 2004. The Club started off in the back of an Episcopal Church in Vineland, NJ with a small group of youth and three ongoing programs. Since then, the organization has grown to over 520 registered members attending programs at two sites in Vineland.
New Jersey teens, Alexia L. from Boys & Girls Clubs of Vineland and Arianna S. from Dix Youth Center on Joint Base Dix-McGuire-Lakehurst were named regional Youth of the Year titles at this week’s Northeast Youth of the Year Celebration at the Grand Hyatt in New York City. Alexia has been named 2016-17 Northeast Youth of the Year, and Arianna has been named 2016-17 Northeast Military Youth of the Year by Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA).