Boys & Girls Club of Greater Salem Host Champions Dinner

On Wednesday, June 21, the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Salem (BGCGS) hosted their Champions Dinner at the Collins Middle School. The event brings the children of the club together to recognize their many accomplishments during the school year.

A taco buffet was graciously donated by Howling Wolf Taqueria of Salem. In addition to the delicious meal, each child received a certificate of accomplishment and s BGCGS t-shirt.

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The following students were recognized during the awards ceremony:

Boys & Girls Club Member of the Year: Dalvin Fernandez and Kayla Esterlin

Torch Club Member of Year: McKenzie Dewease and Logan Abboud

Drama Club Member of the Year: Jocelyn Salcedo and Rached Fahkri

Dance Member of the Year: J’Ke Hines and Savannah Swan

PowerHour Member of the Year: Linus Owen and Alyssa Matarazzo

Gameroom Member of the Year: William Towne and Villmarie Pena

Art Room Member of the Year: Arianna Silot and Elijah McLellan

Keystone Member of the Year: Randy Luna and Jadeliz Flores

Diploma’s 2 Degree’s Program Award: Saul De Leon and Samantha Cappola

All Day-Everyday Award: Christopher Crisostomo