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GFL Environmental Inc., donates to B&GH

October 29, 2019

Gary Faircloth and Steve Melson

Boys and Girls Homes President Gary Faircloth accepts a $7,500 donation from GFL Environmental Inc. Facility Manager – Columbus County Steve Melson. GFL, formerly Waste Industries, provided the donation to support the children served by the nonprofit as part of an ongoing commitment to the community.


About Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina

Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina, Inc., has been helping children since 1954. Since then, more than 7,500 children have benefitted from the services of the not-for-profit, 501(c)3 agency. Its mission is to provide a comprehensive array of services for children and youth who have been removed from their homes due to abuse, neglect or other family dysfunction. B&GH offers adoption, family and therapeutic foster care, free children’s therapy, as well as residential care on the campus at Lake Waccamaw. The campus features a SACS-accredited school with a middle and high school curriculum, vocational education, recreation facilities, farm, chapel and cottage life. As many as 320 vulnerable children are cared for through the residential, community-based services, and school program provided by B&GH at any given time. B&GH operates its program, services and activities in compliance with federal nondiscrimination laws. B&GH is nationally accredited by the Council on Accreditation.