City youth club, firm partner to raise funds

VERGENNES FIRM WOW Toyz is supporting the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Vergennes with a “Double The Love” campaign. Wow Toyz will match up to $35,000 of individual donations made before April 7 to help the youth club make up for a shortfall in its annual fundraising campaign. Wow Toyz employees and club leaders posed together recently to kick off the campaign. Photo courtesy of the Boys & Girls Club

As Boys & Girls Club of Greater Vergennes Club CEO Alicia Grangent tells it, most things have gone well in the 11 months since she took over as the leader of the city youth club despite the financial uncertainty of running a nonprofit.

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