Congratulations to Elijah L. – 2021 Youth of the Year 

Elijah has been an active member of the Club for over 5 years. As a Club Member, Elijah assisted in the organization and implementation of many community service projects and has actively participated in Club Programming. He represented BGCRV during a Leadership Conference for Youth Leaders and Drug Prevention. Elijah credits his love of basketball, his passion for leadership, and his enthusiasm for helping others to the Club. He is proud to represent Boys & Girls Clubs of the Rogue Valley, and we are so honored he is our Youth of the Year! Congratulations Elijah!


Thank you to 2020’s Event Sponsor: 

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And to Grants Pass Kiwanis Club – Biz for Kids program for providing a $1,000 postsecondary scholarship for Hannah! 

Held each January at the Grants Pass Boys & Girls Club, Youth of the Year honors high school Club Members whose Club experience has empowered them to find their voice and achieve success through afterschool experiences rooted in what matters to them most – choice, access and passion. The winning teen receives this honor and a $1,000 scholarship from the Kiwanis Biz for Kidz program.