That night everything changed. My dad was given custody. We moved states and my dad brought us to this Boys & Girls Club. I hated it...I was in shock, I went from a dope house surrounded by druggies to a Club where every-one kept telling me they cared. But I thought nobody cared. I thought I was better off dead...Then they slowly started winning me over. ...So while many people think of the programs and the buildings when they donate, I want you to donate because of the people. I want you to donate so that the Boys & Girls Clubs of Stoneham & Wakefield will continue never to quit on the Ashleys, the Jacobs, the Nathans, and the Lilys.
- Ashley, member
I never saw empathy from strangers until I came to the Clubs. When my mom worked late, they let us stay later. When I was sad, they asked what was wrong. I went from a place where I didn’t want to hug anyone to a place where these strangers told me they cared.
- Amaia, member
The Town of Stoneham, the Stoneham Coalition and the Boys & Girls Club of Stoneham are proud to partner on a new initiative to benefit the mental health and wellness of all Stoneham residents and students. The INTERFACE Referral Service is…Read More
Sneak peek planned for August 19 at 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm at 79 Central St. Stoneham along with annual meeting. Following months of renovations, the much-anticipated Stoneham Teen Center is set to open its doors early September. The teen program…Read More
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