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5 Dec · Shauna VanderLinden · No Comments

Christmas Card Contest Winners

We know that Christmas is brighter through the eyes of a child. We see this exemplified when we tasked Club members to create a Christmas card. We see the excitement they hold for the holiday and the joy they feel when they can spend it with family and those they love. This year 157 creations …

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10 Oct · Shauna VanderLinden · No Comments

The Brown and Gold Experience

“College is so different than high school. You could be in a class, like a lab, with 15-20 people or in a lecture hall with a couple hundred people,” explains Sierra White, UW freshman and BGCCW alumnus. “And if I can give you one piece of advice, don’t wait to do your homework. You can’t …

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1 Aug · Shauna VanderLinden · No Comments

Club Graduates Earn Scholarships for College

A recent Casper high school graduate and Boys & Girls Club member will head to college this fall with scholarships totaling more than $100,000.00. The Boys & Girls Clubs of America announced that Sierra White will receive $50,000.00 in scholarship money through the BGCA Southwest Region Youth of the Year program. She had already earned …

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6 Apr · Shauna VanderLinden · No Comments

Live Mas Scholarship Opportunity

THE SCHOLARSHIP FOR THE INNOVATORS, CREATORS AND DREAMERS The Live Más Scholarship is not based on your grades or how well you play sports. No essays, no test scores, no right or wrong answers. We’re looking for the next generation of innovators, creators and dreamers – whose post-high school education we will help fund. The …

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24 Feb · Shauna VanderLinden · No Comments

Sierra Named State Youth of the Year

“I felt shocked and proud because I never saw myself in this position!” Sierra White wiped tears from her cheeks and struggled to keep her emotions in check. On February 13, 2017, Sierra was named the Wyoming State Youth of the Year. With just one semester left in high school, this senior no longer has …

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28 Nov · Shauna VanderLinden · No Comments

Club to College

Juggling a full day of classes, extra-curricular activities, homework, and a social calendar is the norm for a teenager. Some Club teens are now also adding a college course to their schedule. A unique partnership between Casper College and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Wyoming is allowing select teen members to earn college …

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28 Oct · Shauna VanderLinden · No Comments

Career Launch: Find Your Purpose

At the age of 17, Ian found himself in trouble with the law and kicked out of school. Over the next year, his work release had him drying vehicles at a car wash. He explains it as cold and miserable. He called it his wake-up call. It’s at this moment in his life that he …

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8 Aug · Shauna VanderLinden · No Comments

New Teen Site to Open at Dean Morgan

The world is full of distractions and that can make it hard for youngsters to tackle homework. The Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Wyoming (BGCCW) is expanding its services to teens which will include homework help. A brand new Teen Club will open in the fall at Dean Morgan Junior High, giving students a …

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24 Jun · Shauna VanderLinden · No Comments

In Her Own Words: My Youth of the Year Journey

by Amber Bennett, Wyoming Youth of the Year June 19, 2016 That morning, when boarding the plane, I did not know what to think. All of the emotion and feeling that had been filling me these past few months had found itself clumped up in a small place in my gut. Excitement, yes, but also ...

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24 May · Shauna VanderLinden · No Comments

Teens Make Pledge to Graduate

In Wyoming, twenty percent of high schoolers will not graduate on time or graduate at all. To keep a cap and gown as a goal, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Wyoming utilizes the “Graduate for Mas” program through the Taco Bell Foundation for Teens. This program encourages teens to make a pledge to …

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