Boys and Girls Club of Carbondale awarded grant

Boys and Girls Club of Carbondale awarded grant
The Boys and Girls Club of Carbondale was awarded a $7,500 grant. (Source: Boys and Girls Club in Carbondale)

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - The Boys and Girls Club of Carbondale was awarded a $7,500 grant.

The grant supports the academic success programs for the youth, such as, Power Hour and STEM.

“In order to engage the youth in active learning, it is imperative that we are creative in our approach,” said Tina Carpenter, CEO at Boys & Girls Clubs of Carbondale. “Finding ways to show youth that learning is fun in an innovative manner and using topics they are interested in opens up their entire world.”

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