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Jersey Mike’s Rocks!

We want to give a big THANK YOU to Patrick Minyon and his staff at Jersey Mike’s for their continued support of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Sandhills. During the month of March, customers were invited to come in to Jersey Mike’s in Aberdeen and make a donation to our Club. The ‘Month of Giving’ campaign culminated in Jersey Mike’s ‘Day of
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Thank you Cooper Ford!

Cooper Ford designated the Boys & Girls Club of the Sandhills as their ‘Organization of the Month’ for the month of April. For every single vehicle, new or pre-owned, sold at Cooper Ford in the month of April, Cooper Ford donated $50 of that purchase to our Club. Aaron Cooper, of Cooper Ford just stopped by to hand us a check for $2,000! We
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You Never Know Who You Might See at Pinecrest!

Some of our Club members had the chance to catch a Pinecrest High School baseball game on the evening of May 3. While there, they ran into Sean Pollard, who played football for Pinecrest before heading to Clemson University to continue is education and football career. He was on the team that won the 2017 National Championship game!

Building Relationships with Law Enforcement Officers

On April 21, the Teens took on local law enforcement from the Moore County Sheriff’s Department as well as the Southern Pines Fire Department in a game of basketball. It was a close game, but our Teens won by just six points! Both teams played well and exhibited great sportsmanship. Our members had a a great time cheering on both teams. We also recognized
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Second Annual Moore Trivia A Big Hit!

The Boys & Girls Club of the Sandhills and the Moore County Chamber of Commerce co-hosted the Second Annual Moore Trivia night on Friday, March 31, 2017. The event, sponsored by Pinehurst Auto Mall, was held at the Pinehurst Fair Barn. We had a wonderful emcee, The Pilot publisher, David Woronoff. The game itself included general trivia questions as well as some more challenging
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Jasmine Gray Named 2017 Youth of the Year

  On February 23, 2017, The Boys & Girls Club of the Sandhills hosted our Youth of the Year Celebration. We had three wonderful candidates in the running for this prestigious position: Jasmine Gray, Francy Rawls, and Anya Sturdivant. The judges said that it was a very tough decision. However, at the end of the evening, Jasmine Gray was named the 2017 Boys and
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Alumni and Friends Club Now Open

The Boys & Girls Club of the Sandhills has launched its new Boys & Girls Club Alumni and Friends Club to engage its local alumni, friends and ambassadors. PHOTO:  LEFT TO RIGHT:  Alumni Germann Bostick, Lamel McGee, Tony Allbrooks, Damari McPhaul, Kaheem Ellerbe, Joshua Galbreth, Raqqi Chalmers, Cedrick Threadgill Boys & Girls Club of the Sandhills launched the club with a 3-point shootout competition
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