Club on the Grow: B&G Club’s Success Detailed At YAPG Meeting
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
In its first years, the Boys & Girls Club of Yankton hasn’t gotten the numbers it was seeking — instead, it’s been far greater.
The daily usage at the Yankton site has grown tenfold since its beginning, according to Tim Lease, CEO of the Boys & Girls Club (BGC) of the Northern Plains. He shared the story of the club’s growth with Yankton Area Progressive Growth (YAPG) members Tuesday.
“When we first started (in Yankton), we had 20 youth a day who were using the club. Now, we’re near 200, and we have an average daily attendance of 46,” he told th...