Boys & Girls Club in Natchitoches, Jena offering scholarships for new members | Families
The Boys & Girls Club of El Camino Real has 25 scholarships available for each of their Boys & Girls Clubs. The scholarships cover the after-school program membership fee of $10 for one year.
The club has two locations in Natchitoches. The Abbie East Boys & Girl's Club is located at 732 Abbie Drive. The MLK Boys & Girls Club is located at 660 MLK Drive. The third club, the Jena Boys & Girls Club, is located at 1465 School Street in Jena.
"Thanks to our generous donors we have received $750 toward after-school program membership fees," said Rosalind Hudson, Administrator of Programs & Services.
Scholarships will be awarded on a first-come first-serve basis and are for new members only. club members must be at least 6-years-old and have completed kindergarten. The after-school program at each club begins August 15. The clubs are open from 3-7 p.m. Monday - Friday and on many school holidays.
The clubs offers youth development programs for youth ages 6-18 in five programs: Character & Leadership Development; Health & Life Skills; Education & Career Development; and Sports Fitness & Recreation.
To learn more about Boys & Girls Club or to register your child, call them at 318-352-6268.