Annual G.A.L.L.S. Program Held


SCRANTON The 3rd Annual G.A.L.L.S. picnic was recently held at Nay Aug Park with the female members of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeastern Pennsylvania. The G.A.L.L.S. Program, which stands for Giving All Little Ladies Smiles, is sponsored by David and Ann Hawk, and JoAnne Kuehner. The purpose of this program is to engage girls in interactive and informative activities where they will learn how to strengthen and build self-esteem. Throughout the program, the following topics were addressed:
Body Image
Good Hygiene
Healthy Habits (food/exercise)
Personal Values/Good Decision Making
Social Interaction/Bullying
Drugs and Alcohol
The new G.A.L.L.S. t-shirt was designed by Club member Khadiya Gregory. Pictured are back row (l-r) Ann and David Hawk. Sitting, front row, (l-r) are Club members Khadiya Gregory, Amaya Jordan, Josie Bestrycki and Tricia DiBiasi Thomas, Club executive director.