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First Coast Connect: JU Partners With Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeast Florida

Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeast Florida is partnering with Jacksonville University on a new 20,000-square-foot, $2.5 million facility near the school’s campus.

It’s a collaboration to help strengthen JU’s partnerships in the Arlington community. The university will lease the four-acre parcel across University Boulevard near Milne football field.      

The Boys & Girls Club is expected to use about three acres of the land and eventually be able to serve about 100 teens on the campus.

Click below to listen to the interview with JU President Tim Cost and Boys & Girls Clubs President/CEO Paul Martinez

Artist rendering of JU Boys & Girls Clubs Teen Center in Arlington.

Artist rendering of JU Boys & Girls Clubs Teen Center in Arlington.