Christmas Came Early for Hundreds of Local Youth at Boys & Girls Clubs of the Rogue Valley
ROGUE VALLEY, OR, DEC. 21, 2017 – For hundreds of local youth at the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Rogue Valley, Christmas arrived a few days early! Thanks to numerous community partners, festivities for the annual Club Christmas Party ensured that all youth received a traditional Holiday Feast, a visit from Santa, presents and fun activities.
The following community partners made magic happen for local youth:
Thunderstruck Custom Bikes and Southern Oregon Toy Run rounded up hundreds of toys for all age groups
Thirty-One Gifts donated hundreds of stylish bags, totes and thermal lunchboxes
Advantage Dental provided toothbrushes and toothpaste as “stocking stuffers”
Ford Motor Company and Butler Ford provided funding for holiday meals to make sure local youth were well fed during school breaks
Playcraft Systems Inc. supplied a bounce house for the day, as well as rallied together to make a very special Christmas for four local families
US Cellular set up a cookie-decorating station to add to the festivities
Aarons provided bikes to pass out to Club Members
Attached are just a few photos of the celebrations today from each of our Club locations: Grants Pass, Illinois Valley and Talent-Phoenix. If you would like additional photos or comments, please contact Jessica King at the email above.
About Boys & Girls Clubs of the Rogue Valley
Serving over 5,000 youth each year, Boys & Girls Clubs of the Rogue Valley works to provide year-round positive, fun and safe places for all youth, helping them build self-esteem and develop skills necessary to make right choices, becoming responsible and productive citizens. Since 1970, Boys & Girls Club of the Rogue Valley has served thousands of Southern Oregon youth through a diversity of programs at three club locations: Grants Pass, Illinois Valley, Talent, and through Team Sports in Josephine County. The Club’s overarching goal is to help each youth reach their full potential and BE GREAT by achieving academic success, living a healthy lifestyle and becoming productive citizens. Boys & Girls Clubs of the Rogue Valley relies on community support to continue to serve our youth, please consider a donation to our community’s future leaders. Great Futures Start Here.
To learn more about Boys & Girls Club of the Rogue Valley visit www.begreat4kids.com
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