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New South Georgia after school program to be recognized in Washington D.C.

DAWSON, GA (WALB) -

Positive Direction Youth Center was also nominated for the Dollar General After school literacy award. 

More than 350 programs were up for the award and the Youth Center in Dawson did not come home with the win, but they were invited to go to Washington D.C. to present at the After school for All Challenge and are excited about the recognition.

“We are just happy to be in this little community and for this community to get this type of recognition for us being such a small program,” Dorothy Tomlin, Director.

Tomlin will be going to Washington D.C. in March to connect with other after school programs and highlight the great work they are doing in Dawson.

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