Ron Davis

On the Town: Boys & Girls Club shines spotlight on young honoree

On the Town: Boys & Girls Club shines spotlight on young honoree

Since the late 1990s, the Boys & Girls Club of Burbank and the Greater East Valley has used its annual gala fundraiser to honor notable individuals.

From local elected officials and city managers to significant supporters and the club’s founding members, the honorees have been those whose names have been recognizable to a broad spectrum of the Burbank community.

This year, as the youth organization staged its gala under the theme Fiesta 2017 to coincide with Cinco de Mayo, the evening’s honoree was one whose name and face are not that recognizable — yet.

Welcomed by Shanna Warren, the club’s chief executive, Brittany Vaughan,...

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