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Martin Luther King Day Event 1/16/17

The Block Center hosted a Don’t Block the Truth event on Monday: Serve and Protect – Building Positive Police-Community Relations. Thanks to our partners at the Troy Police Department, the Sanctuary for Independent Media, the New York Civil Liberties Union, and CEO YouthBuild, and our young people and mentors, who generously volunteered their time and effort to make the event happen. 28 more words

Social Justice Team 1/4/17

Our Social Justice Team met tonight to prepare for the Serve and Protect: Building Positive Police-Community Relations event on Martin Luther King Day, Monday, January 16th from 2:00-4:00 PM at the Troy Boys and Girls Club. 76 more words

Serve and Protect: Building Positive Police-Community Relations

Please join The Block Center at the Troy Boys and Girls Club, 1700 7th Ave., from 2:00-4:00 PM this Martin Luther King Day, Monday, January 16th, to celebrate Dr. 14 more words

Kars4Kids Small Grant Program: A Powerful Thing

Written by: Varda Meyers Epstein, Communications Writer at Kars4KidsKars4Kids is a car donation program whose proceeds underwrite educational initiatives for children. We fund things like summer camp scholarships, tutors, and after-school programs. 737 more words

National Safe Place Network

Holiday Growth Celebration

The Block Center’s young people, mentors, family members, and community supporters met today at the Troy Boys and Girls Club for their 2nd Annual Holiday Growth Celebration. 267 more words

Challenges and strategies for success of a sport-for-development programme for First Nations, Métis and Inuit youth

Tanya Halsall1, Tanya Forneris2

1Department of Human Kinetics, University of Ottawa
2Health and Exercise Sciences, University of British Columbia

Corresponding author email: twitt081@uottawa.ca

Citation: Halsall, T., Forneris, T. 12,520 more words

Volume 4 Issue 7

Troy Boys and Girls Club Pizzapalooza 12/6/2016

Our young people and mentors attended the Pizzapalooza event at the Franklin Terrace in Troy tonight, and got to meet some of the generous donors and supporters of the club.