Summer 2020 Communiqué Newsletter

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A Message from President Faircloth

Coronavirus Campus Reaction

Before the first case of Coronavirus was confirmed in Columbus County, Boys and Girls Homes started taking action to protect the children and staff. Continue Reading

 Board games stacked on a table

Thomas Academy: Continuing Connection

Schools were among the first businesses shut down when the coronavirus arrived in North Carolina. For Thomas Academy, the immediate focus was on finding ways to meet the needs of all students while following the physical distancing protocols. Continue Reading

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Virtual Updates

With campus closed to the public in order to protect our youth, the staff turned to "selfie" video updates to keep connection with all our friends. The videos featured staff from across the organization sharing news and tips about the experience at Boys and Girls Homes. The twice weekly posts were published on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and LinkedIn with links shared on the B&GH website. Watch the Videos

Keeping Campus Healthy in Coronavirus Times

Keeping the children on campus healthy is a big part of Health Specialist Patricia Williamson's responsibilities. When coronavirus became a concern, Williamson immediately took action. Continue Reading

 Patricia Williamson

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