October 24, 2000 Geneva, NY-Hobart and William Smith Colleges' Black Student Union recently donated more than $3,000 to the Boy's and Girl's Club of Geneva for the new teen center. The Black Student Union's raised the money for the teen center at their charity ball, an annual event whose proceeds are donated to area organizations.
HWS President Mark Gearan gave the keynote address at the Club's annual dinner, and the check was presented at their last board meeting. Many Hobart and William Smith students also perform community service with the Club.
Rick Rosenberg, HWS director of foundations and grants, also serves on the board of the Boy's and Girl's Club. “We're really very grateful that we can now provide a positive place for Geneva's teens,” he said.