Charity selected for Festival of Trees

Posted on 26th Aug 2013 23:08:35 in Events

Kaitlyn Wilson, 10, receives help from Elizabeth Cruz, education and technology coordinator with the Boys and Girls Club of Sierra Vista, in the club's green room on Thursday. The green room is used for lunch, activities or as a library.  The designated charity for this year’s Festival of Trees is the Sierra Vista Boys & Girls Club. The committee received 17 applications, all of which were carefully reviewed, before the club was chosen to be the first charity in a new process for the reorganized Festival of Trees. Damara Lotten, the club’s executive director said the organization’s selection is an honor. “We’ve got a lot of changes going on and whatever money is obtained will help,” she said.

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Carnival a chance for kids to give back

Posted on 16th Apr 2012 22:52:42 in Events

Kids give backWith the kickoff of National Boys & Girls Club week on Sunday, the local Sierra Vista Boys & Girls Club held a family carnival on Saturday to correspond with the push to provide local kids the opportunities they need to be healthy, happy, and successful. The event, held at the Boys & Girls Club facility on Paseo San Luis, featured tons of games and fun activities for the kids and their families.



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