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Boys & Girls Club shaping a new future

Posted on 22nd Dec 2013 22:59:37 in News

Boys and Girls Club of Sierra Vista Executive Director Jarrett Croft and Deanna Coffman, club board president, speak about the need to renovate the facility to better accommodate the children.While the space of the Boys & Girls Club of Sierra Vista is 12,000 square feet, it is a warren of rooms and hallways which is not conducive to serving the children, said Jarrett Croft, the club’s executive director. But, it doesn’t mean changes cannot be made to make it better and that’s what he envisions.

“The structure we have is pushing our limits,” he said during interviews last week. But interior modifications can be made to make the space more open to better serve the children, Croft said, adding that does not mean there will not be specialized rooms.

 

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Funds from Festival of Trees to build out library

Posted on 19th Dec 2013 23:02:48 in News

The Boys and Girls Club of Sierra Vista receives a check from the Festival of Trees at The Mall at Sierra Vista on Thursday. The first charity check from the revised Festival of Trees was presented to the Boys & Girls Club of Sierra Vista Thursday afternoon. The club was selected by a committee based on an application process in which the organization was seeking $5,000 for a library in the local facility. Thursday, a $5,000 check was presented by Dr. Dean French, the recently namedCEO of the Sierra Vista Regional Health Center, to the club’s Executive Director, Jarrett Croft, in front of a large Christmas tree in the Mall at Sierra Vista.

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