GL Homes receives Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County Children’s Champion Award
Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County representatives and Club members gathered to honor the generosity and support of GL Homes
West Palm Beach, FL – Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County honored the generous and continuous support of GL Homes with a special award presentation on Friday, July 8 at Florence De George Boys & Girls Club, 4105 Pinewood Avenue, West Palm Beach, Fla. GL Homes Senior Director of Community Relations and key representative of philanthropy, Sarah Alsofrom was in attendance to accept the “Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County Children’s Champion” Award on behalf of GL Homes.
“GL Homes is a proud supporter of Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County because the organization transforms the lives of thousands of children and teens in Palm Beach County,” said Alsofrom. “GL Homes is honored to be recognized for our philanthropic work and commitment to make a difference in our community.”
For the past two years, GL Homes has led the charge as the title sponsor for Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County’s successful Back To School and Holiday Gift drives, and has made significant contributions to the Clubs’ critical Hunger Relief Programs. Recently GL Homes expanded its support by sponsoring a graduation celebration dinner to recognize the accomplishments of over 50 minority senior graduates. Over the years, GL Homes has also made significant contributions to support the organization’s fundraising events.
“We want to thank GL Homes and Sarah Alsofrom for their generosity, philanthropy and passion to ensure Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County can fulfill its mission of ensuring all young people reach their full potential,” said Corporate Board Member for Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County Julie Kime.
GL Homes continues to spearhead and partner with Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County for annual Back to School Drive and Holiday Gift Drive, in addition to combating hunger in the community by funding all meals for all South County Boys & Girls Clubs during September, Hunger Action Month. With the continued partnership and philanthropy of GL Homes, the most deserving children of Palm Beach County will continue to receive critical support for continued academic success, healthy lifestyles and bright futures.
About Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County
Founded in 1971, Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County is a not-for-profit youth development organization dedicated to promoting the educational, vocational, health, leadership, and character of boys and girls in a safe, nurturing environment. The Clubs provide more than a safe, fun, and constructive alternative to being home alone – they offer a variety of award-winning developmental programs to help youth build skills, self-esteem, and values during critical periods of growth. The 17 Boys & Girls Clubs throughout Palm Beach County serve more than 10,000 children ages 6-18. For more information, please visit www.bgcpbc.org or call 561-683-3287.