Boys & Girls Club of North Central MA receives grant of over $24,000


24,000 grantMembers of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern New England and Representatives from The Napoli Group present the Boys & Girls Club of North Central MA and numerous members of the Club with the check. SUBMITTED PHOTORonald McDonald House Charities (RMHC®) of Eastern New England recently presented the Boys & Girls Club of North Central MA with a $24,550 grant to be used for the conversion of an old kitchen into a science lab and classroom space.

The Club moved into a former school building at the Doyle Conservation Center in 2008, where it emphasizes handson learning methods to teach children about science.

They currently provide programming for more than 600 children in subjects such as maple tree mapping, kid’s gardens, animal tracking, and astronomy, on which it partners with MIT and Harvard.