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Boys & Girls Clubs Host Fashion & Talent Showcase

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County, Elizabeth Club, is hosting a special evening featuring the talents of members from our Elizabeth, Linden and Roselle Clubs. Join us Friday March 27th, 2015 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at School 5 (Auditorium) 1014 Bower Street, Linden, NJ, as we watch our members as the walk the runway and showcase their flair for the creative!

This year’s theme is “Once Upon A Time” and will feature members from our Elizabeth, Linden and Roselle Clubs who will both host and entertain you. This is always an exciting evening, filled with fun for family members and friends.

“It is so inspiring to see our club members plan, organize and take part in this special evening," said Russell Triolo, chief executive officer. “This showcase brings together member, and gives them an opportunity to show their skills at entertaining and walking the catwalk."

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Last year’s showcase was a sellout, so be sure to get your tickets now. Admission is $10 per person and tickets can be purchased in advance by calling 908-351-3344. All proceeds help support Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County programs.

Keystone Club is the teen leadership group of Boys & Girls Clubs, for ages 14-18. Keystone Club members participate in character, leadership, career preparation and community service activities throughout the year. Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County offers youth programs in six communities in Union County: Roselle Linden, Plainfield, Elizabeth, Union and Hillside.

Teen leadership programs for ages 12-18 are available in Union, Elizabeth and Plainfield. Members participate in character, leadership, career preparation and community service activities throughout the year. For information on our clubs and programs, please visit our website www.bgcuc.org or contact us 908-687-2697.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County seeks to inspire and enable young people, who need them most, to realize their full potential and have provided opportunity for youth since 1955. They are part of a national network of some 4,000 neighborhood-based facilities, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, which serves more than 4.6 million young people annually, in all 50 states and on U.S. military bases worldwide. Clubs provide guidance-oriented character development programs on a daily basis for children 5-18 years old, conducted by a full-time Professional staff. Key Boys & Girls Club programs emphasize leadership development, education and career exploration, financial literacy, health and life skills, the arts, sports, fitness and recreation, and family outreach. For more information on our mission and programs, please contact Lisa Sepetjian, Director of Development & Marketing at 908-687-7976 ext. 4.

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