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Oct 15, 2019, 09:00 ET Boys & Girls Clubs of America Appoints Three Executives to its Board of Governors

Boys & Girls Clubs of America has appointed Jim Dinkins, President, Coca-Cola North America; Joe Liotine, President, Whirlpool North America; and...


Sep 26, 2019, 00:27 ET Boys & Girls Clubs of America Gives San Francisco Teen Its Highest Honor, $100,000 Scholarship

This evening, Boys & Girls Clubs of America named Sabrina C. McFarland from San Francisco's Visitacion Valley Clubhouse as its 2019 National Youth of ...


Sep 25, 2019, 12:32 ET Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Members of Congress, Discuss Need for Youth Workforce Readiness Legislation

Boys & Girls Clubs of America joined Sen. Tina Smith (D-MN) and Reps. Josh Harder (D-CA) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) to announce the plan to...


Sep 20, 2019, 16:58 ET Boys & Girls Clubs of America Joins Forces With DC To Identify Individuals Who Epitomize The Spirit Of Batman

In celebration of Batman's 80th anniversary this year and Batman Day, September 21st, Boys & Girls Clubs of America has partnered with DC to shine a...


Sep 17, 2019, 16:19 ET Boys & Girls Clubs of America to Host White House American Workforce Policy Advisory Board Meeting in Washington, DC September 18

Boys & Girls Clubs of America's president and CEO Jim Clark will host the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board Meeting with Boys & Girls Clubs of ...


Sep 12, 2019, 08:00 ET Boys & Girls Clubs of America And Raytheon Will Establish Four New STEM Centers Of Innovation For Military-Connected Youth In 2020

Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will open four new STEM Centers of Innovation on and near military installations nationwide in ...


Sep 09, 2019, 10:37 ET Three Boys & Girls Clubs Win New Toyota Vehicles

Boys & Girls Clubs of America presented three Boys & Girls Clubs across the country with brand new 2019 Toyota Sienna vehicles as a culmination to...


Aug 27, 2019, 09:30 ET Military Teen Dasia B. Receives Top Honor From Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Boys & Girls Clubs of America named Dasia B. as the 2019 National Military Youth of the Year in a ceremony held at the National Press Club in...


Aug 05, 2019, 12:45 ET Boys & Girls Clubs of America Publishes White Paper Following Workforce Readiness Symposium

Boys & Girls Clubs of America published today new insights on workforce readiness for kids and teens around the country. Following a symposium in...


Jul 15, 2019, 11:00 ET Retailers Partner with Boys & Girls Clubs of America to Help Kids and Teens Prepare for Back2School

Boys & Girls Clubs of America launched its 2019 Back2School cause campaign this week in partnership with more than a dozen retailers around the...


Jul 12, 2019, 11:47 ET Mario Lamarre Honored for His Work with Brockton Youth

Mario Lamarre, of Brockton, Mass., has been named the 2019 Boys & Girls Clubs of America Youth Development Professional MVP for his dedication and...


Jul 03, 2019, 14:45 ET Boys & Girls Clubs of America To Host 7th Annual Pacific Military Youth of the Year Celebration Thursday, July 11

Boys & Girls Clubs of America will host the 2019 Pacific Military Youth of the Year Celebration on Thursday, July 11 at the Hyatt Regency La Jolla...


May 30, 2019, 13:39 ET Lowe's Heroes And Kenny "The Jet" Smith Renovate Atlanta Area Boys & Girls Club To Kick Off Renovation Across The Nation

When a child's home-away-from-home gets a refresh, it's a big deal. More than 100 kids and teens gathered at The Salvation Army Peachcrest Boys &...


May 16, 2019, 10:38 ET Boys & Girls Clubs of America Names New Board Chair Elect Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz and Second Chair Elect Christopher (Chris) Abele

During Boys & Girls Clubs of America's annual meeting earlier this month in Houston, Tex., the national non-profit's board voted to name long-time...


May 03, 2019, 10:00 ET Nearly 50 Boys & Girls Clubs Nationwide Celebrate 18th Annual Comcast Cares Day

Nearly 50 Boys & Girls Clubs across the country will benefit from hours of landscaping, painting, mentoring, cleaning and other efforts provided by...


Apr 24, 2019, 11:00 ET Deshaun Watson, LaDainian Tomlinson, Trinity "Naomi" Fatu And Others To Be Inducted Into The 29th Annual Boys & Girls Clubs Alumni Hall Of Fame

Boys & Girls Clubs of America will induct seven new Club alumni into their Alumni Hall of Fame during a ceremony next week in Houston, Texas. For...


Apr 18, 2019, 10:43 ET Boys & Girls Clubs of America Convenes Top Leaders of Public and Private Sector to Improve Workforce Readiness Among U.S. Youth

Boys & Girls Clubs of America and top business leaders, experts and advocates from public and private sectors came together yesterday in Washington,...


Apr 16, 2019, 15:53 ET Boys & Girls Clubs of America Kicks Off Month of the Military Child Celebrations

In honor of Month of the Military Child in April, Boys & Girls Clubs of America is celebrating the half a million military-connected youth they serve ...


Apr 11, 2019, 13:07 ET Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Charles Schwab Foundation Name Monica Okopal National "Money Matters" Ambassador for 2019

In honor of Financial Literacy Month, Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Charles Schwab Foundation have selected teen Monica Okopal from Reno, Nev. to ...


Mar 07, 2019, 17:18 ET Sony Electronics Inc. to Receive Champion of Youth Honor at Boys & Girls Clubs of America's Annual Pacific Military Youth of the Year Celebration in San Diego

Boys & Girls Clubs of America is proud to announce that this year Sony Electronics Inc. will receive the Champion of Youth award at the 2019 Pacific...


Dec 13, 2018, 14:00 ET Boys & Girls Clubs in Virginia Awarded New Grants by the Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation

Through Triple Play, Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation are delivering education and programming that...


Dec 12, 2018, 15:00 ET Grand Forks Air Force Base Youth Center Wins Samsung "Climate Superstars" Environmental Awareness Challenge

Samsung Electronics America, Inc. and Boys & Girls Clubs of America joined forces again for the 4th annual Climate Superstars Challenge. This...


Dec 11, 2018, 10:00 ET Buffalo Wild Wings Raises $1.2 Million For Youth Sports Programs At Boys & Girls Clubs

Boys & Girls Clubs of America announced that Buffalo Wild Wings®, together with Guests and Franchisees, raised more than $1.2 million during its...


Dec 10, 2018, 10:00 ET Boys & Girls Clubs In Connecticut Awarded New Grants By The Anthem Blue Cross And Blue Shield Foundation

Through Triple Play, Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation are delivering education and programming that...


Dec 10, 2018, 09:00 ET Retailers Team Up to Support Boys & Girls Clubs of America During Holiday Season

This holiday season, retailers are rallying around Boys & Girls Clubs of America to support the organization who serves 4 million kids and teens...