This article is one in a series of stories focusing on local agencies that receive support from the United Way of Chaves County, which is currently conducting its annual fundraising campaign.
A sound body and a sound mind make sound citizens.
United Way agency Roswell Boys & Girls Club has offered programs aimed at just that since its 1965 inception. The after school program is now working to widen its breadth of offerings so as to better serve the 50 to 60 youth that spend their weekday afternoons at its 201 S. Grand Ave. location.
If you visit the club on any weekday between 3 and 7 p.m., you’ll find youngsters age 5 to 17 working on homework with adult volunteer supervisors, getting drilled on academic Login to read more