LAS VEGAS, NV – GOLO, the wellness solutions company with logistics and distribution facilities in Las Vegas, recently announced a $10,000 donation to Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada. The donation will support the nonprofit organization’s healthy lifestyle programs for young people.
"We're excited to support the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada and their work in the local community," says Jennifer Brooks, president, GOLO. "Developing healthy lifestyle habits in youth is key to ensuring life-long wellness, and we are particularly impressed by the Boys & Girls Clubs emphasis and commitment to bringing these important lessons to the young people of Southern Nevada.
"For over 60 years, Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada has responded to the needs of young people. Today, the nonprofit organization serves an average of nearly 1,500 youth each day, ages 6-18, across 13 locations throughout Southern Nevada. Focused on core program areas of The Arts, Education, Health & Wellness, Leadership & Service, and Sports & Recreation, Clubs positively impact the lives of young people. Their tested, proven, and nationally recognized programs engage and empower youth, encouraging them to explore interests, develop passions and elevate their voices.
“Health and wellness programs help develop young people’s capacity to engage in positive behaviors, nurture their well-being, set personal goals, and grow into self-sufficient adults,” said Andy Bischel, Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada president and CEO. “We are thrilled to receive the support from GOLO for our healthy lifestyle programs and look forward to partnering with them in future health and wellness initiatives.”
Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada fills the gap between home and school by providing a welcoming, positive environment where kids and teens have fun, participate in life-changing programs, and build supportive relationships with peers and caring adults. With proven effectiveness and tremendous support from the community, the nonprofit organization has been successful at responding to the needs of today’s young people. For more information on Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada, please visit bgcsnv.org.
With logistics and distribution facilities in Las Vegas, GOLO empowers individuals and communities by helping them take control of their health and wellness. Click here to learn more about GOLO charitable giving initiatives.