In honor of the memory of Jacobe Turner, the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast, in conjunction with Jacobe's family, has established the Jacobe Turner Memorial Fund. Turner was awarded the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast Organizational Youth of the Year Award in 2019 and was an active and beloved member for over a decade.
"Jacobe is a huge part of our Boys & Girls Club family and many people are reaching out for ways they can help his family during this time of need. This memorial fund is a great way to help Jacobe's family and celebrate his life. We will make sure Jacobe's legacy lives on within our organization and our community."
- Shervin Rassa, Chief Executive Officer, The Boys & Girls Club of the Emerald Coast
Donated funds will be dispersed directly and immediately to the family of Jacobe Turner to be utilized at their discretion.
To donate to the Jacobe Turner Memorial Fund, visit a local BBVA Compass Bank location. Donations will be accepted in the form of cash or check and deposited using Customer ID #16079647. Outside donations can be mailed to BBVA Compass Bank c/o Teller, 728 N. Ferdon Blvd., Crestview, FL 32536.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast is a registered IRS 501(c)3 charity whose mission is to promote and enhance the development of boys and girls by instilling a sense of competence, usefulness, belonging, and influence through its programs focused on academic success, good character and citizenship, and healthy lifestyles. The Boys & Girls Club of the Emerald Coast receives funding from contributions, special events, grants, and major donors such as Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation and United Way agencies in Escambia and Okaloosa/Walton Counties.
To learn more about the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast, please visit emeraldcoastbcg.org
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