More than 650 members of the Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence cheered as Santa Claus distributed donated toys and gift cards at the annual holiday party on Dec. 20. Groups of longtime volunteers served the holiday dinner, which was donated by the 99 Restaurants of Andover and North Andover.
About the Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence
The Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence provides a safe, after-school place for more than 3,200 youth (ages 7 to 18) to come for hot meals, homework assistance, fitness and nutrition programs, college and career planning, and lasting personal relationships. The club offers critical programs that focus on academic success, healthy lifestyles, and community involvement at two locations: the Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence at 136 Water St., and the Beacon Boys & Girls Club at 71 Duckett Ave. For more information, call Director of Development Dennis McCarthy at (978) 683-2747, ext. 118 or visitwww.lawrencebgc.com.