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2022 News & Press Releases
National Mentorship Day

Making an impact during National Mentoring Month

By: Spectrum News 13
Date: January 6, 2022

Austin Long has been involved in the Boys & Girls Clubs for most of his life, first as a member and then as a mentor. He has touched countless kids’ lives in nearly 25 years of service. 

2021 News & Press Releases
Mayor Jerry Demings Hall of Fame

Mayor Jerry Demings is a Boys & Girls Club Hall of Famer

By: WFTV 9
Date: May 6, 2021

You can add Hall of Famer to the list of titles Mayor Jerry Demings has earned. BGCA inducted the Orange County mayor into its 2021 Alumni Hall of Fame.

Tyler Youth of the Year

2021 Youth of the Year: Congratulations, Tyler!

By: News 6 Orlando
Date: March 9, 2021

Each year, we honor our most outstanding teen member as Youth of the Year. News 6 anchor Lisa Bell arranged a fake “interview” with Tyler of our Walt Disney World Clubhouse.

Volunteers

Osceola Woman Hopes to Help Young Girls Become Best They Can Be

Spectrum News 13
Date: March 8, 2021

One young woman in Kissimmee is empowering little girls to be the best version of themselves. Lia Sierra started going to the Club as a sixth-grader, soon after arriving from Puerto Rico.