8th annual Meritorious Service Awards

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - A local organization showed gratitude to those who help shape young minds on Saturday.

The Frank Callen Boys and Girls Club Alumni Association holding their 8th Annual Meritorious Service Awards. The ceremony took place during a dinner at the Temple of Glory.

Many who have spent time in the Boys and Girls Club returned to say thank you to those who made a difference in their lives.

"Now we have young men and women all over the country who have gone on to college an university and have attained their higher education and degeree and are working in career fields and jobs and now they're coming back tonight to honor those people who really supported the cause because they remember that when they needed help, somebody was always there to help them", said Raymond Rouse of the Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club.

The Cathedral of Saint John Baptist was among those honored this year.

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