Newport News, VA – Panda Cares, the philanthropic arm of Panda Express has generously provided funding to Boys & Girls Clubs of the Virginia Peninsula to bolster educational initiatives for local youth. Through a substantial contribution, Panda Cares aims to fortify critical programs like Project Learn, Career Launch, Money Matters, and Power Hour, designed to enhance academic achievement and equip young individuals with essential skills.

The partnership underscores Panda Cares’ commitment to fostering educational excellence and empowering the next generation. By supporting the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Virginia Peninsula, Panda Cares strives to create a lasting impact on the educational landscape, providing resources and opportunities that nurture academic growth and professional development.

Project Learn focuses on reinforcing academic success by offering homework help, tutoring, and mentoring, while Career Launch prepares youth for the workforce through skill-building workshops and real-world experiences. Money Matters imparts crucial financial literacy skills, and Power Hour provides dedicated time for homework completion and educational activities under the care of BGCVP staff.

The contribution from Panda Cares will enable the expansion and enhancement of these programs, ensuring that more young individuals have access to quality educational resources and guidance.

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