A member since age 10 at the Mount Vernon Club, Justice Lively rose above adversity with the support of his foster family and the Boys & Girls Club. Justice was named Skagit County Youth of the Year and went on to be named Washington State Youth of the Year. The program helped Justice gained valuable skills through essay writing, interviews, and public speaking engagements. At each level of progression, he earned scholarship funds and met influential leaders, who invested in his success. The Youth of the Year program is just one example, out of many, of how donor funds support the incredible outcomes of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Skagit County.
In 2017, we celebrated 20 years of Clubs in Skagit County. Now we look forward to the next 20 years, and our commitment to serve those that need us most. More youth than ever have needs, and we are working hard to respond accordingly. With your support, we are making progress, and see Great Futures ahead for Skagit County’s youth.