During these tough times, CMG Miami, the home of HITS 97.3, is dedicated to assisting all fundamental organizations like the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County. Now more than ever, they need our help to serve children all around the county. Help Shape Futures and Give Now to support the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County You can make a donation here.
For 160 years, Boys & Girls Clubs have navigated times of tragedy and crisis to provide safe places for kids and teens. Today, kids and communities need Clubs more than ever. COVID-19 has swiftly spread across this country, creating fear, anxiety, and uncertainty for the kids and families they serve. With schools closed, Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County continued to serve the needs of our communities:
• Distributing free ‘Grab & Go’ meals and essential supplies to kids.
• Providing tutoring and age-appropriate counseling support.
• Supplying access to virtual educational programming
Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County is beginning phased re-openings at their 12 Clubs, once again providing thousands of Club Kids with a safe place to go during the summer and after school. For just a $15 per year membership fee, Club Kids benefit in so many ways. With a focus on Academic Success, Good Character & Citizenship, and Healthy Lifestyles, these benefits are clear:
- A safe environment with caring mentors:
Club Kids learn about character, self-esteem, respect for others and community service
- Access to computers, homework help, and educational programs:
Club Kids have higher high school graduation rates and are more likely to go to college, trade school or the Military, giving them a head start on a successful career and fulfilling life.
- A hot meal daily:
Club Kids are taught to practice healthy lifestyles, eat nutritiously, and make a lifetime commitment to fitness.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County are more committed than ever to ensuring that Club Staff, Members, Families, and Communities have the resources and support they need to navigate the challenges ahead – while also partnering with state and local officials to do more.
Boys & Girls Clubs are resilient, and they will do whatever it takes to meet the needs of kids and communities. With YOUR help, Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward can continue doing whatever it takes to serve our families, youth and communities. Shape Futures. Give Now! Please consider making a donation today!
A special thank you to the generous people and organizations that have committed to matching your donation dollars!
Sloane Stephens Foundation – $2,500
FPL - $47,500
Office Depot - $10,000
UPS - $11,000
The Hartford - $25,000