Immediately upon hearing this national speaker, our Club began the work of introducing the Boys Club movement in Norfolk. The startup was financed by a fund-raising campaign by and among members. Paul's Episcopal Church for club activities. We take pride in our year history of helping our community, and we anticipate more of the same in the years ahead.
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When LaMarr Coles III talks about his first experience at the club when he was 10 years old, his passion shines through. Coles, now 27, not only spent his formidable years enjoying all it had to offer, but is now happily and gainfully employed by the organization.
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By the time he went to college at Old Dominion University, Coles was balancing a full-time job helping kids and schoolwork. For Tanisha McGaughey, now 30, the club became part of her life by happenstance when she was 8 years old. It was so grand McGaughey signed up the next day and continued to go until she graduated from high school. Not only did the club change her life, but also her mother's.
Debbie McGaughey was a volunteer for about a year and a half and held various positions before she became director of the club's Rosemont unit. McGaughey got a master's degree in sports management and took on the role as the volunteer coordinator and sports commissioner for the club. It makes a huge impact on children's lives in the area.
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