Register for the third annual BGCL Take Action Walkathon on Sunday, October 16, 9 a.m. to noon, at https://bgclma.ejoinme.org/walk2016. + Read More
The Explore, Learn, and Thrive summer program is well underway at BGCL, with "high-yield" learning activities designed to prevent summer learning loss.Groundwork Lawrence is an important partner in the initiative, which is especially crucial for hard-working, low-income parents who cannot otherwise afford a summer enrichment program for their children. + Read More
For six University of Notre Dame students volunteering this summer at BGCL, the eight-week Summer Service Learning Program is an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of urban youth. For rising junior Vanessa Acosta, it's also a chance to return to her Lawrence roots. + Read More
Support BGCL by registering for the third annual Take Action Walkathon on Sunday, October 16 from 9:00 a.m. to noon. In addition to a two-mile loop along the Merrimack River, the family-friendly event will feature live music, face-painting, and games. + 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 Executive Director Markus Fischer at 978.683.2747, ext. 111.