OCEANSIDE — The Boys & Girls Clubs of Oceanside wants to hear from those eligible for two programs, sponsored by the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, that directly serve military-connected youth. The Youth Outreach and Wounded Warrior Programs waive the membership fees for military-connected youth whose parent or guardian is active duty, reserve, National Guard, veteran or is declared wounded, ill or injured.
If you are eligible for either program, fill out the form, found at each Boys & Girls Club locations, for the program that applies to you. The deadline for returning forms to Club sites is Dec. 19.
All Club sites also have forms available, including:
— 215 Barnes St., Oceanside (760) 721-8930
— 4701 Mesa Drive, Oceanside (760) 758-0808
— Wire Mountain Road, Oceanside (800) 872-9622
Call (760) 433-8920 for more information.
Jean Gillette is the Community News editor for The Coast News Group. As a journalist, she primarily worked in San Clemente and Los Angeles. She has been with the Coast News for 20 years and lives in La Costa.