BGCCC Branches Receive Star Local Media Awards

The Star Local Media produces 14 community newspapers and websites in the North Texas communities and has been serving this area for over a century. In December they ran a Reader’s Choice program where their newspaper subscribers and on-line viewers in each city choose from over 70 categories, their favorite businesses, organizations, schools and other categories.
We were honored to receive the award for the Best After School Program at our Bob & Joy Darling Frisco Branch at a ceremony at Hall Park’s office on Wednesday, January 31. Scott Wright, CEO /Publisher presented the award to Debra Sweezer, COO of our clubs and Mike Simpson, CEOMayor Jeff Cheney was in attendance and spoke to the Reader’s Choice winners. The Plano Branch also received a Favorite rating in after school programs in Plano.

Thanks to Hall Group who hosted the event at their Hall Park office, and to Don Braun, President of Hall Group who welcomed all the Reader’s Choice Winners. Hall Group and the Boys and Girls Clubs of Collin County share a big milestone in 2018.

Debra Sweezer, Mayor Jeff Cheney, Scott Wright, Mike Simpson
Don Braun, Hall Group President