Boys and Girls Clubs

Local News
3:51 pm
Thu June 6, 2013

Former Employees Discuss Reopening Portland Boys & Girls Club, Local Philanthropist Helping

Community leaders and former employees are working with a local philanthropist to reopen the Portland neighborhood Boys and Girls Club, which The Salvation Army was forced to close in 2011.

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Local News
9:00 am
Mon September 17, 2012

Another Closed Boys and Girls Club Reopens

After closing its doors last year, the Parkland Boys and Girls Club will hold its grand reopening Monday.

ParklandĀ and three other local Boys and Girls Clubs operated by the Salvation Army were closed last year due to financial cuts. The Boys and Girls Clubs of Kentuckiana, which also operates clubs in the area, reopened the closed Newberg club earlier this year and at the time president Jennifer Helgeson said the organization would also try to reopen the Parkland club.

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