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Head of Olivet Boys & Girls Club to retire

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Dec 04 2013 09:43:39 PM CST
Updated On: Dec 04 2013 10:47:00 PM CST

It's time for the Olivet Boys and Girls Club to start looking for a new leader.

READING, Pa. -

It's time for the Olivet Boys and Girls Club to start looking for a new leader.

The organization says President and CEO Jeffrey Palmer will be retiring at the end of June.

Palmer has been involved with the non-profit since 1965 when he joined as a child.

He's been the CEO since 1977.

Under his leadership the organization has grown from a Boys Club with 900 members to a Boys and Girls Club with over 4,000 members.