You can help make a safe place for our teens to go at night this summer. Manny has a vision for a summer program for teens - 3 nights a week from 6 - 9 p.m., offering basketball and educational and enrichment activities. + Read More+ Read The Full Article
Graduates from high school, college and beyond! Come celebrate your accomplishment with your BGCL family at the Graduation Dinner at the Club on Wednesday, June 12 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. Your RSVP is requested by June 6 to Karen Kravchuk, firstname.lastname@example.org. All Alums are invited to attend! + Read More
Steve Kelley, Associate Director of BGCL, received a 2013 Maytag Dependable Leader Award for his committment to making a difference in the lives of youth as a dependable and exceptional role model. His outstanding service has earned a $20,000 financial grant for the Club to deepen our impact in the community. + Read More
Congratulations to our 2013 Youth of the Year, Briyith B., a senior at the Beacon Club! Not only was Briyith chosen to represent BGCL as YOY, she also won the statewide competition to become the Massachusetts Youth of the Year, and will go on to the Northeast Regional Competition in June. We are so proud of Briyith! + Read More
95% of our teen members graduate from high school and go on to college
Over 85% of our youth complete teen pregnancy prevention education
Over 13,000 community service hours were performed by Club youth in 2010
100% of our kids learn respect, fair play and personal responsibility
Our successful programs attract over 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, speak with Julie Rizzo - Director of Annual Giving, 978.683.2747 x 123.