Sisters Karla and Nancy Chavez learned to play chess from their brother when they were teens. So when the Methuen residents began volunteering at BGCL two years ago, they knew the Club kids were the perfect age to learn to love the game, just as they did. + Read More
As we celebrate National Boys & Girls Club Week from March 22-28, we at BGCL would like to thank the community at large for its continuing support in providing youngsters with access to quality programs and services that help shape their futures. + Read More
Socrates De La Cruz will share his journey from the Hancock Housing Projects in Lawrence to law firm principal as the keynote speaker for the BGCL Spring in Paris Auction on Saturday, April 11 at 5:30 p.m. at DiBurro’s, 887 Boston Road in Haverhill. The event is BGCL’s largest annual fundraiser, accounting for a significant portion of its annual operating budget. + Read More
Help the Club win a $5,000 gift card from Lowe’s. + Read More
96% of our teen members graduate from high school and go on to college.
More than 6,000 community service hours were performed by Club youth in 2014.
100% of our kids learn respect, fair play, and personal responsibility.
Our successful programs attract more than 500 kids daily.
More families than ever rely on us for meals and a safe place for their kids.
State and local budget cuts hurt youth development funding.
Every child matters, and every child is our future.
Join in our mission to help some of the poorest children in the Commonwealth. We make a difference in the lives of these children by giving them hope, direction, programs, services, and love.
It costs $850 to provide one child with recreational and educational support for a year. Can you help?
For more information, call Director of Development Dennis McCarthy at 978.683.2747, ext. 118.