That night everything changed. My dad was given custody. We moved states and my dad brought us to this Boys & Girls Club. I hated it...I was in shock, I went from a dope house surrounded by druggies to a Club where every-one kept telling me they cared. But I thought nobody cared. I thought I was better off dead...Then they slowly started winning me over. ...So while many people think of the programs and the buildings when they donate, I want you to donate because of the people. I want you to donate so that the Boys & Girls Clubs of Stoneham & Wakefield will continue never to quit on the Ashleys, the Jacobs, the Nathans, and the Lilys.
- Ashley, member
I never saw empathy from strangers until I came to the Clubs. When my mom worked late, they let us stay later. When I was sad, they asked what was wrong. I went from a place where I didn’t want to hug anyone to a place where these strangers told me they cared.
- Amaia, member
Boys & Girls Clubs of Stoneham & Wakefield announce Doreen Moore Scholarship for the Arts on behalf of MELD advisory committee
STONEHAM | WAKEFIELD: On behalf of the MELD advisory committee, The Boys & Girls Clubs of Stoneham & Wakefield is excited to announce the Doreen Moore Scholarship for the Arts, a scholarship in honor of Dorren Moore of Stoneham. Doreen Moore…Read More
Stop the Presses – Team Gresci Faces a Fierce Team Fiore & Guillaume Families at Dodging Through the Decades
Stepping out from in front of the camera and to the center dodgeball line, longtime Boys & Girls Clubs of Stoneham & Wakefield supporter Lisa Gresci, along with her dodgeball squad and partners from the Power of Recovery, is squaring up…Read More
C-4 Analytics and Epsilon Dodge it Out at this Year’s Dodging for Dollars Event
When it comes to dodgeball, all is fair in love and fundraising, and for this year’s Dodging for Dollars event hosted by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Stoneham & Wakefield, no sentiment has ever rung truer. Amongst a line-up of…Read More
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