Thomas*, a high school freshman, has been attending the Little Earth Club for the past eight years. He enjoys coming to the Club to get exercise, help with homework, and life advice, and also to spend time learning with his peers and engaging in positive activities.
During the pandemic, the Club has provided Thomas with nutritious food, a Chromebook to use for virtual learning, a fun, positive community, and strong mentorship to help him create a healthier lifestyle physically, mentally, and emotionally. Thomas says he feels safe coming to the Club and is surrounded by friends and staff who make sure he has the skill set he needs to stay positive and build a successful future.
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