The Town of Buena Vista and Boys & Girls Clubs of Chaffee County were awarded $500,000, the Colorado Opioid Abatement Council announced in a press release Monday. 

“We are overwhelmingly overjoyed, absolutely thrilled with the announcement. It’s helping us with our momentum,” said Brian Beaulieu, executive director of Boys & Girls Clubs of Chaffee County. “Our great thanks especially to the town of BV for being the best partner and helping us be eligible. … This is a wonderful reflection of our partnership with the town of BV and it recognizes previous investments that we’re able to leverage.”

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