All Press Releases for October 31, 2013 Helps Boys and Girls Club Celebrate Halloween

Some Chicago children will enjoy a safe Halloween celebration thanks to the dedication of the Boys and Girls Club and help from

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    Daniel A. Cotter Boys and Girls Club
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    Cotter Club Program Director Marlon Finley (l), Creative Director Brian Noonan (c) and Cotter Club Director Jim Pottinger (r).
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    Daniel A. Cotter Club Halloween decoration.
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    Cotter Club members in gym.

"It doesn't matter where a child lives, they should be able to enjoy some of the simple pleasures of childhood."

    SALT LAKE CITY, UT, October 31, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Young children and teens in some of Chicago's roughest areas find safety, educational and emotional support, and fun, creative programs at Boys and Girls Clubs of Chicago's 18 clubs. a leader in the auto title loan industry is helping one club give their members Halloween treats without any tricks.

As part of Boys and Girls Clubs of Chicago, the Daniel A. Cotter Club provides after school recreation and educational programs to its many members. Founded in 1963, the Cotter Club serves youth in a transitioning community still suffering the effects of high unemployment, low income homes, drug and alcohol abuse and gang activity. Through a variety of programs designed to teach good study habits, encourage creativity, provide positive role models and develop career goals and skills that will allow members to grow into productive adults, the Cotter Club has had a positive impact on the lives of thousands of Chicago children. They also provide an environment for children to enjoy carefree activities and holiday traditions that might not be available to them at home or in the neighborhood. admires their efforts and decided to help bring some Halloween fun to the members of the Cotter Club. approached the Cotter Club and offered to help fund their Halloween celebration. It is their hope that by helping the Cotter Club provide a safe alternative for Halloween celebrations, the members will enjoy the day without having to be concerned with some of the dangers that their neighborhood presents on a daily basis.

"It doesn't matter where a child lives, they should be able to enjoy some of the simple pleasures of childhood. Halloween and trick-or-treating are highlights of the year for kids", said a spokesperson. " supports the hard work of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Chicago and the Daniel A. Cotter Club and is happy to play a small part in bringing some Halloween fun to the Club's members."

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About Boys and Girls Clubs of Chicago:

"The mission of Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens. With 18 locations serving nearly 1,800 youth per day, Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago focuses its efforts on Chicago's most economically-challenged neighborhoods and families most in-need. We provide young people ages 6 to 18 with a stable, safe and stimulating environment - a safe haven where youth may learn and grow during the most vulnerable time of day. Our over 110-year history and our commitment to a physical presence in underserved communities means that we directly impact Chicago youth. Our services provide a powerful antidote to poverty by removing kids from the streets and providing them with environments that model the path towards academic and personal success. BGCC provides quality after-school programs and services that enhance their lives and shape their futures. Our programs provide a holistic approach to child development in the context of a safe environment and the presence of caring adult staff and mentors. These programs focus on three areas: Academic Success, Character and Leadership, and Healthy Lifestyles." Please visit BGCC website:

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