News & Updates

Boosting Literacy | Beloit Daily News, Hillary Gavin

Boosting Literacy – Beloit Daily News

Beloit Memorial High School National Honor Society students have been rounding up books and shelves to help boost early literacy. Student Gloria Heiss and fellow students will be hosting a book giveaway event from noon - 1 p.m. on May 11 at the Beloit Public Library.
1st Wisconsin Young Marines | Beloit

Young Marines Build Character & Serve Community

A priority of The Hendricks Family Foundation is to support our youth. One local organization geared to do that is the 1st Wisconsin Young Marines. It serves as a youth education and service program that focuses on building character.
Hendricks CareerTek Advanced Construction | Beloit Daily News Pic

Students Learn Building Skills, While Giving Taxpayers A Hand – Beloit Daily News

There's a lot to be learned in a locker room. Students at Hendricks CareerTek Advanced Construction Academy renovated locker rooms at the Krueger-Haskell Clubhouse.
Blender Cafe

Blender Cafe Teaches Students Valuable Skills – Beloit Daily News

Walk into the Beloit Public Library and you're greeted by the smell of freshly ground coffee and baked bread.Turn right, and you'll hit the Blender Cafe, the Stateline Area's only library restaurant with a twist: it's run by students.
GIFTS Men's Shelter | Rock County WI

Transforming Lives Through GIFTS

A major priority of the Hendricks Family Foundation is to give people a second chance in life. With that in mind, the Foundation has awarded a grant of $50,000 to the God Is Faithful Temporary Shelter, more commonly known as GIFTS.
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Youngsters Try On The Life Of A Firefighter – Beloit Daily News

Local students got a crash course in fire rescue and firefighting Tuesday as part of the Hendricks CareerTek summer academy series, hosted by the City of Beloit Fire Department at Fire Station One.
Academies Offer Kids Opportunity | Beloit Daily News

Academies offer kids opportunity – Beloit Daily News

Parents looking to keep their kids challenged this summer might want to consider sending them to one of CareerTek’s many free academies.
CareerTek | Hendricks Family Foundation

Preparing Our Youth – Youth Opportunities

There’s little doubt that Beloit has a plethora of committed agencies and organizations reaching out to help youth in many areas.