Mississippi First Lady Visits Boys & Girls Club

While standing in the teen center of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi Capitol Unit, Mississippi First Lady Deborah Bryant pauses from speaking with Billy Redd, President/CEO of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi, to answer … More

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Kappa Alpha Psi Alumni Mentor at Canton Unit

Canton Members Learn Life Lessons – “All the excuses you’ve got – throw them in the trash. Don’t say it. Doing that will help me be successful in life,” says Joyahnni, 11, commenting on lessons learned during a recent mentoring … More

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LongHorn Invests in Our Community – Donates to the BGCCM

With the recent grand opening of the new LongHorn Steakhouse in Flowood quickly approaching, excitement was in the air. Wait and kitchen staff honed their skills as diners filled the restaurant during LongHorn’s pre-opening, training event, Friends and Family Night. With … More

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UPS Partners with Boys & Girls Clubs to Save Lives

Road Code Program Teaches Teens Safe Driving Boys & Girls Club Sykes Unit member Katlyn, 12, concentrates on a computer screen serving as a windshield as she sits behind a steering wheel navigating a virtual roadway. Lessons learned during a … More

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Literature & Movies Teach Life Lessons at the Capitol Unit

Ron discusses what he’s learned durimg the program. Capitol Unit Director Sharon Brown faces a group of about 25 youths, ages 12-17. Pulling them in through their interest in movies, they begin working on a program called “Finding Inspiration in Literature … More

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B&GC Club Teens Learn While Giving

Torch Club members raise money to help others in need. Energy and enthusiasm bubbles at The Boys & Girls Club’s Capitol Unit as Torch Club members bustle around filling large, Christmas-themed gift bags with lotions, soap, shampoo – toiletries of all sorts. … More

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