The Boys and Girls Club of Alice received a donation from a local business.

A local business made a donation on Tuesday to the Boys and Girls Club of Alice.

Laurie Whitly, administrative officer for the BGCA, accepted a $500 check from Jesse Barrientes of Jesse''s Roofing.

"The money will go towards the facility and BGCA programs," Whitly said.

Barrientes stated he believes in helping the community he was raised in.