Professionals from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Wyoming were honored and recognized at a pirate themed Professional Appreciation Luncheon on Thursday, May 24, 2018. Several professionals were given awards for their individual efforts and contributions to the success of the Club. Plus, outstanding programs were recognized as being especially impactful, innovative, and meaningful for members.
The following individual awards were handed out:
BGCA National Service Awards
Jessica Baxter, Vice President of Operations, 10-year Service Award
Alan Arner, Food Service Coordinator, 5-year Service Award
Lou Bruggman, Vice President of Philanthropy, 5-year Service Award
Timothy Whetham, Youth Development Professional, 5-year Service Award
Wilma English Award – Cody Stanton, Verda James Club Director
This award is presented in memory of the woman who founded the first Casper Boys Cub in 1969. To be eligible for this prestigious award, an individual must exemplify the highest type of professional Boys & Girls Club worker, must give 100% of him/herself in service to the development of the Club, must have demonstrated unusual initiative, imagination, and creativity in the interest of youth, and put the interest of the Club above self-interest.
The following programs were recognized:
Gold Status – B. A. Star; Eat, Grow, Learn, Go; Fiber Arts, Photography Club, Mad Science Night, Box Wars, Garden Club, School Incentive Days, Parent Nights, Academic Challenge, Thrive to Strive, VIP Staff Challenge, Daily Challenge, Kinder Club, Be A Better Friend, YD Toolbox Challenge, Sled Dog Days, Jordan’s Jr. Spartans, Bocadilla Espanol, Talk it out with Kristi.
Silver Status – STEM Seedlings, Melody Monday, Imagination Stations, Origami Club, 307 Dance Academy, Food For Thought Partnership, Daily Sketch, Mindful Mondays, Drama Club, Spanish Adventures, Marble Mazes, Comic Book Club, Friday Team Building, Knowledge Builders, Space Camp, Earth Smarts, 500 Club.
Bronze Status – Community Connections, Physical Activity Club, Chess Club, Monday Math Challenge, Tech Fit Energizer, Torch Club, Rise, Coloring Club, Overcoming Obstacles, I Like to Move It Move It, Keystone Club, Bully Free PV, Workout Warrior, Safety Superstars, LEGO Builders.
1701 E "K" St.
Casper, WY 82601
Club number: 307.234.2456
Program Support: 307.235.4079