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2023 Youth of the Year Spotlight

What does being a part of the Boys & Girls Club of Central Georgia mean? It means being surrounded by friends and mentors, sharpening your personal and professional skills, and discovering new pursuits. The youth of the Year program honors and celebrates Central Georgia’s most inspiring youth and their inspiring journeys.

Our 2023 Youth of the Year recipient is none other than Miss. Erionna Finney. She will proudly serve as the voice and hope of our community, igniting a spirit of leadership, success, and inspiration for her peers. Erionna’s outstanding leadership, service, and perseverance have further mirrored why Youth of the Year is the leading program for leadership and recognition for teens. 

 Miss.Finney has seized all the opportunities the Boys & Girls Club of Central Georgia has afforded her. Our goal as a club has been to aid the youth in reaching their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. We’re dedicated to providing a safe, positive place and significantly impacting their lives. 

 This year, Erionna Finney is recognized as our one exceptional Club member who will represent the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Georgia’s Youth of the Year, serving as an ambassador and voice for the Club. Let’s get to know our 2023 YOY winner for Central Georgia! 

 Erionna Finney is a junior at Jones County High School who is an all-around active individual. She enjoys volunteering her services as both a team football trainer and manager. With aspirations of becoming a travel nurse and attending Albany State University one day, her volunteerism is no surprise. Erionna enjoys listening to R& B music and watching Madea Homecoming during her spare time. And when asked what her favorite thing was about BGCCG, she replied, “The endless opportunities.” We introduce to some and present to others our 2023 Youth of the Year winner Miss. Erionna Finney.  

 Be a part of our story and help change their stories. Great futures start at The Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Georgia. Our clubs serve as a place for youth to develop skills, make lasting connections with mentors, and achieve great futures. Help us lay the foundation by donating. To give, visit our website