Ms. Pauline Bowman Boys & Girls Club of Mount Vernon Memorial Fund
The Boys & Girls Club of Mount Vernon has announced they have developed a memorial fund in the name of Ms. Pauline Bowman, who passed away Wednesday due to Covid-19. Ms. Bowman was the mother of U.S. Congressman Jamaal Bowman (D-Yonkers). This memorial is created in-lieu of flowers, that will support the young scholars of Boys and Girls Club of Mount Vernon, and to help ease the traumatic impact the pandemic has caused young people in the city.
“Congressman Bowman's generosity and thoughtfulness will help continue our much-needed Dinner Program, Community Clothing and Food COVID Relief Program, and Summer Feeding Program, where we will be able to continue feeding our youth with healthy nutritious meals throughout the school year and during the summer,” said Mel Campos, CEO, Boys and Girls Club of Mount Vernon.
To provide a world class Club experience that assures success is within reach of every young person who walks through our doors, with all members on track to graduate from high school with a plan for the future, demonstrating good character and citizenship, and living a healthy lifestyle.
The Club provides a safe, enjoyable, and educational place for teen members to spend their time after school, as they engage in a wide range of educational and recreational activities.
Boys and Girls Club of Mt. Vernon offers a wide variety of special programs for girls and boys from ages 6 – 20, from dance to cheerleading and athletic activities.
Please join us in extending thanks and appreciation to the following for their generous support of the Boys & Girls Club of Mount Vernon: