Thomas Academy Key Club holding fundraiser for B&GH

April 5, 2019

Lake Waccamaw, NC – The Thomas Academy Key Club is holding a fundraising event for Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina at Gracie’s Steak and Seafood in Lake Waccamaw on Saturday, April 13 from 4 to 9 p.m.

“Our Key Club members will be greeting people, passing out menus, filling drinks and clearing tables,” said Key Club Advisor Patty Lyerly. “We are so grateful to Gracie’s for giving us the opportunity to be in the community to raise funds for Boys and Girls Homes.”

The event will see 25 percent of all profits taken in between 4 and 9 p.m. go to support the children of B&GH.

“Key Clubs have always been fantastic supporters of B&GH,” said B&GH President Gary Faircloth. “We are honored that Gracie’s has partnered with the Thomas Academy Key Club to make this event possible. I hope our community will come out to support Boys and Girls Homes while enjoying great food.”

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Key Club provides members with opportunities to serve, build character, and develop leadership. Key Club members around the world are learning how to lead and stand for what’s right through service and volunteerism. In partnership with their local Kiwanis club, high school students are making a positive impact as they serve others in their schools and communities. With clubs in more than 38 countries, the impact of Key Club members can be felt all over the world.

About Thomas Academy

Thomas Academy is a North Carolina Public Charter School that educates middle and high school students. Located on the Lake Waccamaw campus of Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina, the academy provides a tailored academic experience to students who are oftentimes in need of a more specialized, integrated curriculum. Thomas Academy was founded on personalization in education, unique offerings and educating through purposeful design. Enrollment is open to any student in grades six through 12.