Press Releases
9/17/2014
WASHINGTON, D.C.
Florida Teen Named National Youth of the Year for Boys & Girls Clubs of America
Maryah Sullivan receives highest honor for Club members and more than $60,000 in scholarships.MORE»
8/22/2014
Atlanta, GA
Boys & Girls Club Kids Get Healthy by Logging One Million Minutes in Motion During the Triple Play Mobile Tour
With more than 1,040,000 minutes logged, the Triple Play Mobile Tour surpassed its goal of one million minutes of physical activity. MORE»
8/21/2014
Atlanta, GA
Boys & Girls Clubs of America Announces Back-to-School Cause Marketing Campaign
Top brands have joined this year’s campaign in support of the organization, which provides after-school programs that help kids achieve academic success.MORE»
8/18/2014
Alexandria, VA
Boys & Girls Clubs of America and The National Guard Youth Foundation Partner to Provide Youth Empowerment Resources to Cadets and Graduates of the National Guard Youth ChalleNGe Program
Boys & Girls Clubs of America and the National Guard Youth Foundation announce a national partnership that will provide services to teens who are finding their way back to graduation. MORE»
8/5/2014
Atlanta, GA
AT&T Contributes To Great Futures At Local Boys & Girls Clubs Through Dropout Prevention Program & Employee Mentors
With funding from AT&T, BGCA expanded its dropout prevention program BE GREAT: Graduate to increase high school success and readiness by adding a 9th grade cohort.MORE»
8/1/2014
Atlanta, GA
Boys & Girls Clubs of America Sounds the Alarm for Kids in America
Historic Great Futures Campaign launch declares: "when school's out, Clubs are in."MORE»
7/31/2014
Atlanta, GA
Boys & Girls Clubs of America Launches Great Futures Campaign to Address Crisis Facing Kids
Campaign “redefines the opportunity equation” by elevating role of out-of-school time.MORE»
7/23/2014
Atlanta, GA
Boys & Girls Clubs of America Announces Digital Arts Festivals and ImageMakers National Photography Contest Winners
National winners will be named during a weeklong, once-in-a-lifetime recognition trip to Los Angeles. Their artwork will be on display at BGCA National Headquarters throughout the year and online at the Digital Arts Festivals Gallery and ImageMakers Gallery.MORE»
7/10/2014
Atlanta, GA
Boys & Girls Clubs of America & Mattel Invite Consumers to "Share the Play"
Building on a successful multi-year partnership that has helped thousands of young people learn, grow and play, Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Mattel today announced a new toy and game donation program to provide children with greater access to play.MORE»
7/9/2014
Los Angeles, CA
Boys & Girls Club Kids Around the Country Race to Log One Million Minutes of Jumping, Leaping and Playing to Stay Fit this Summer with Triple Play
In an effort get kids active this summer, Boys & Girls Clubs around the country will host stops for the Triple Play ‘Million Minutes in Motion’ mobile tour, with a goal of logging one million minutes of exercise with kids this summer. MORE»
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Atlanta, GA
Boys & Girls Club Teens Answer Parents' Cyber Safety Question for Internet Safety Month
“Cyber Safe Futures” with Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Sprint Educates Parents on Key Cyber Safety Topics.MORE»
5/29/2014
Atlanta, GA
Boys & Girls Clubs of America Launches Summer Brain Gain Program in 1,000 Boys & Girls Clubs Across the Country
Designed to prevent summer learning loss and foster critical creative-thinking skills, Summer Brain Gain has been developed specifically for Boys & Girls Clubs to help kids stay on track for the coming school year.MORE»
5/27/2014
Time Warner Cable Invites Club Youth to Attend White House Science Fair
Through its Connect a Million Minds initiative, Time Warner Cable invited two Club kids, Jayda C., 12, of the Bronx, N.Y., and Eddie C., 11, of Paterson, N.J. to attend the White House Science Fair.MORE»
5/22/2014
Greenwich, Conn.
Family Foundations Join Together to Create Online Tool to Inform Families on How to Stay Safe in Pools and Spas

The ZAC Foundation, in partnership with Abbey's Hope Charitable Foundation, released an online explainer called "Hidden Hazard: One thing to know before your kids jump in the pool."

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5/20/2014
Atlanta, GA
Boys & Girls Clubs of America Receives $1 Million Donation from Lowe’s
Lowe’s donation of $1 million will support local improvement projects at 20 Clubs across the country. The grants of up to $50,000 per Club will fund needed repairs and upgrades at 20 Boys & Girls Clubs from Maine to Southern California.MORE»
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