Helen & Tiara
Recent alumni and former Junior Staff members, Helen & Tiara, explain how their jobs at the Boys & Girls Clubs have influenced their choices post-graduation and how important their relationships were with Club members.
There aren’t many people more devoted to Boys & Girls Club than alum Chuck Mayhugh, who has been a Club member since 1954. Having grown up in Indiana in the 50’s, there was a deep division between races. All of those differences stopped when the Club door opened.
What can positive role models and mentors do for youth? For Cody, staff encouragement and community leadership was an important part of his Boys & Girls Club experience.
There is one momento that Matt LeLand has kept from his childhood that stays close to his heart. While a youth at Boys & Girls Clubs, he received a trophy that means a lot more than winning.
Quinha McBride grew up in a world of uncertainty. She found friends and a home at Boys & Girls Clubs.