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Passport to Manhood Graduation

On June 2, 2015, 13 young men, ages 13-18 graduated from the Passport to Manhood Program. The Passport to Manhood Program consists of 14 sessions, each concentrating on a specific aspect of character and manhood through highly interactive activities. Each Club participant receives his own “passport” to underscore the notion that he is on a personal journey of maturation and growth. The program includes
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How We Keep Our Children Safe at the Boys & Girls Club of the Sandhills

Child safety has always been the foundation of the Boys & Girls Club of the Sandhills’ mission and in every program we lead.  We wanted to fill you in on exactly what we do to keep our kids safe. Background checks are required for all staff and volunteers.  Anyone who is working with our children must pass a background check. Sex offender notifications for
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Passport to Manhood Summit a Huge Success

On Friday, December 5, over 20 of our members attended a Passport to Manhood Summit in Lee County, NC. Over 50 young men and Boys & Girls Club leaders were in attendance with outstanding, inspirational messages from Club and community leaders. A BIG thanks to Deon Allbrooks and his staff of men for all that you are doing to make this program successful.


Teens Attend CommunityOne Bank Tour and Presentation

The Boys & Girls Club of the Sandhills teens would like to thank Sharon Williams, Sherri Adams and Sue Bruton for the great tour and presentation at CommunityOne Bank in Southern Pines, NC on Friday, December 5. Our teens learned about checking accounts, savings accounts and investments and were given a wonderful tour of the bank. Thank you for the tour and for helping
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Sharon Disher Wows the Boys & Girls Club!

Published:  November 23, 2014 We had a wonderful evening with guest speaker, Sharon Disher, last night at the Boys & Girls Club of the Sandhills. You can read the entire story here by Ted Natt of The Pilot Newspaper.  The gallery of photos is below the article.  Thank you to Tim Sayer of Sayer Photography for the wonderful photos that captured the evening perfectly.
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Profiles of the Month

Each month, we recognize a member, staff member, volunteer and board member of the Boys & Girls Club of the Sandhills.  We choose our profiles based on attendance, involvement and achievement. We are so grateful for these people and what they do to help improve our club. To view each profile, simply click on the name to read more about our profiled members of
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Big Congrats to the Boys & Girls Club of the Sandhills for Being a Winner of the Race to the Door Campaign!

Congrats to the Boys & Girls Club of the Sandhills for being named one of the winners of the Race to the Door Campaign. Our club received the award for increasing our Average Daily Attendance for Sept. and Oct. Our club will receive 4 free tickets to the Regional Leadership Conference for the Southeast. Big Kudos to Deon Allbrooks, Sydrena Scott and our entire
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