|Motto||Saving Children, Healing Families|
|Formation||December 12, 1917|
|Founder||Edward J. Flanagan|
|Founded at||Boys Town, Nebraska|
|Headquarters||Boys Town, Nebraska|
The original Boys Town organization was an orphanage that was established in December 1917 by Edward J. Flanagan. It has since expanded into twelve regions across the United States, including Louisiana, Nevada and the Northeastern United States.
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