2016 Career Fair

On May 6, 2016, the McKinney Branch held their annual Career/Job Teen Fair. Community partners from all over the metroplex came out and participated, to name a few; GAP INC., U.S. Army, U.S. Coastguard, Allstate, McKinney Fire Dept., etc. The Career/Job Teen Fair was a success. There were a total of 75 teens in attendance for […]
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Another Successful Crawfish Boil!

Thank you to everyone who attended our 7th Annual Shrimp and Crawfish Boil on Saturday, April 30 in Frisco.  We appreciate all the support provided by Von & Rosanne Best and their team at The Frisco Bar & Grill.  We had a great day, weather held and we had a wonderful turnout.  We appreciated all […]
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Recieved $20K Grant for Academic Success Program from Bank of America

The Academic Success Program strategy is based on research demonstrating that students do much better in school when they spend their non-school hours engaged in fun academically beneficial, activities. This “fun” approach to education has been incorporated into every aspect of programming offered to members. From the arts, to the game room, to the gymnasium, […]
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Clean it & Green it!

The Frisco Branch Leadership Torch Club Members participated in the City’s Clean it & Green it. They also joined other community groups and individuals in the “Kick -Off ” Celebration which was held @ IKEA in Frisco. Torch Club leaders later participated in “service to community” by cleaning up their adopted street area of McKinney Road (Between Preston & [...]
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“Don’t Mess With Texas”

On Saturday, April 9th the McKinney Keystone Carriers & Torch Club Next Generation leadership groups took part in a lake clean up at the White Rock Lake. This day was also the 28th Anniversary for “Don’t Mess With Texas”, which was a slogan used on a campaign that has been dedicated to educating Texans about the real cost […]
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Lady Elite Basketball Team Goes to OK!

Our 3rd grade girls, Lady Elite, participated in the Sista Hoops Cinco de Mayo basketball tournament this past weekend in Oklahoma, April 30th and May 1st. They ended up beating every team in their division, but eventually fell to one of those teams in the championship game and finished in 2nd place. They had a […]
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2016 National Keystone Conference #OwnYourMagic

On March 17-19, The Keystone Carriers, Starz, and Titans attended the 49th Annual National Conference, held in Dallas. There were 2,500 Keystoners and Advisors in attendance which was the largest crowd in conference history. The purpose of the conference was to provide young teens with a positive leadership experience. They taught and encouraged teens to engage […]
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5th Annual Charity Texas Hold’em Tournament

THANK YOU to everyone that came out and supported us last week at our 5th Annual Charity Texas Hold’em Tournament and Money Matters with Ken Moraif for being our Title Sponsor for the 5th year in a row. Tournament was held at Gleneagles Country Club on Thursday, March 31st, with over 200 supporters in attendance. Players enjoyed […]
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