Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV to Provide Free Memberships to Military Family Youth
Edinburg, Texas (Nov. 17, 2017) – The Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV has been designated a Mission: Youth Outreach site which will provide free club memberships to youth of military families.
The designation is a result of the partnership between the Boys & Girls Clubs of America Mission: Youth Outreach and the Joint Military Services.
Children between the ages of five and 18 from Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, National Guard families of reserve and active duty personnel with free membership.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV CEO Sabrina Walker Hernandez said, “When military members serve our country, their families serve too. We believe it’s our civic and patriotic duty to come together and raise awareness about the issues facing military youth.”
The partnership delivers physical, emotional, social, and cultural programs for military youth living in civilian communities. Mission: Youth Outreach supports military kids coping with the stress of having a parent or parents deployed by creating a network of youth who can empathize and help them cope with the situation.
For more information contact the Boys & Girls Club of Edinburg at 956-383-2582 or visit www.edinburgkids.com.