By Laura Lovett
“NEWTON– After the playground at Roslindale’s Sumner Elementary School was destroyed by arson in May, a group of Newton teens that had been volunteering there decided to take action to cheer up the children.
Seven kids from Newton’s Temple Emanuel had worked with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston’s Sumner Club for two years when they got the news.”
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The mission of Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston is to help young people, especially those who need us most, build strong character and realize their full potential as responsible citizens and leaders. We do this by providing a safe haven filled with hope and opportunity, ongoing relationships with caring adults, and life-enhancing programs.