Whatever It Takes to Build
We are officially under construction.
May 12th, 2021 Groundbreaking Ceremony!
Poverty matters: Almost 50% of young children in low-income families live with a single parent, while only 14% in above low-income families do. In the absence of protective relationships, serious, prolonged elevated stress responses most often associated with poverty, domestic violence, and substance abuse are very damaging to healthy brain development.
- MELIG (Maine Early Learning Investment Group): A Plan to Elevate Maine's Economy by Transforming Communities Through Strategic Quality Early Childhood Investments
In One Member’s Words:
"My Club has always dusted me off when I struggled, comforted me when I experienced sorrow and been my biggest cheerleader when I experienced empty bleachers, Because of them, I know I can be a little person with a big voice." - Juliana Montell (2021 BGCKV Youth of the Year)