Guatemala Trip Gives Northwest Arkansas Teens New Perspective
Posted: April 8, 2014 at 5 a.m.
Poverty has a different face for five teenage leaders at the Boys & Girls Club of Benton County after a spring break visit to the slums of Guatemala.
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There were 4,074 chartered Boys & Girls Clubs in 2013, according to the association’s website. The Benton County Boys & Girls Club has the Carl and Alleen McKinney Unit, 2801 N. Walker St., and the HLM Teen Center, 1207 N.W. Leopard St., both in Bentonville; the Bella Vista Unit, 2260 Forrest Hills Blvd.; and the Rogers Unit, 409 S. Eighth St.
For more information: www.bgcbentoncounty.org.
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