Youth of the Year

Youth of the Year

We celebrate our Youth of the Year annually and have each new recognized youth meet with the award recipients of the past!

2018

George Whitfield

Congratulations, George Whitfield! George has been a member for twelve years, having first participated as a young camper in the Club's summer camp. He has taught origami classes at the Club for years and is a leader in the Intrepid Keystone Club. George will continue his studies in engineering in the future and we are all so proud of him!

2017

Christine Murray

Congratulations, Christine Murray! Chrissy is a lifelong member of the Jamie McKeown Boys & Girls Club, having participated in a leadership role in the swimming pool, Keystone Club and everything in between. Chrissy will continue her studies at Massachusetts Maritime Academy & we are so proud of her!

2016

Andrew Crawford

Congratulations, Andrew Crawford! Andrew, or A.J., as members and staff know him has been a leader in the Clubhouse for many years. We are so proud of his accomplishments & wish him well as he continues his studies at Assumption College.

2015

Calvin at State House YOY

Calvin Knowles

The James L. McKeown Boys & Girls Club of Woburn is proud to announce that Calvin Knowles has been named the 2015 PFC Joseph L. Drew Youth of the Year. Calvin has been a member of the Club since a young age when he joined the Project Learn afterschool program at the Linscott Elementary School. He recently graduated from Woburn Memorial High School and will begin his studies at the University of Connecticut in the fall.

2014

Awards

Andrew Winston

Congratulations, Andrew Winston! Andrew was named this year’s Youth of the Year for the Boys & Girls Club of Woburn. He is currently a junior at Northeast Regional Vocational High School in Wakefield, MA where he is studying dental assisting. He is also a member of the Intrepid Keystone Club and the Jr. Staff at the Club. Andrew also advanced to become a finalist at the Massachusetts Youth of the Year competition this spring. We are so proud of all of his accomplishments.