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2014-07-24

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Boys and Girls Club

Each month, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Bandera County select a Member of the Month for each of our sites. At our elementary sites, we collaborate with the Bandera County Kiwanis Club for this award to be titled, "Kiwanis TERRIFIC Kid!" At our Teen Center, we will hold a Youth of the Year ceremony in January in their honor. All youth are recognized at their sites and in their community. We are excited to announce the members that are awarded this month at all locations!

Teen Center
Meet Colton who has been a member of the Boys & Girls Club for seven years. He enjoys being a leader in the Start Smart program. He plays baseball, football and basketball. Now one of the older members at the Teen Center, Colton has also become a mentor to younger members. We really have seen Colton grow and become a great teenager as he works each day to make great decisions! Congratulations, Colton!

Alkek Elementary Unit
Jacob is 10 years old and will be in fifth grade this fall. His favorite thing at the Boys & Girls Club is to play basketball. At home, he enjoys watching movies - a favorite one being "The Dark Knight!" Jacob's favorite sport is baseball. He has played for six years and is in the majors. He loves his pets - Lucky and Kitty White Foot. He is a great role model for those at the Club and we are excited for him to be such a leader! Congratulations, Jacob!

Hill Country Elementary Unit
Dominic is going into the fourth grade at Hill Country Elementary. He likes going fishing with his brother and grandpa. He also loves going to the Club every day because it's FUN! Dominic likes to play outside with his brother and neighbors and loves basketball, football and soccer. He loves going bowling with his grandma, brother and his friends. He also likes X-Box. Dominic always shows great behavior at the Club and is a huge help! Congratulations, Dominic!