Shop on Amazon Smile & Support BGCA!
What if we were to tell you that you that a small percentage of your online purchases made on Amazon could help out our local Boys & Girls Club of Allentown? For a little over a year now, Amazon has allowed their buyers to shop on a new website (with all of the original website offerings)…Read more
CrossFit AR Strength – Fundraiser to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown
Director of Operations, Elizabeth Butler, was contacted by CrossFit AR Strength, of Memorial Road, Allentown, PA, and asked whether the Club would agree to be the beneficiary of their all-day fundraiser – “Row to Gary”. CrossFit is a branded fitness regimen created in 2000 and practiced by members of over 13,000 affiliated gyms around the…Read more
Kistler-Tiffany Foundation Partners with BGCA
Mr. Jeff Stein, a Committee Member, from the Kistler-Tiffany Foundation recently presented the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown with a generous grant of $2,940. Their partnership will enable us to purchase two curriculum sets of the AfterSchool KidzMath,complete K-6 program, for use at both our Sixth and Turner Street Clubhouses. BGCA’s commitment is to…Read more
Dollar General Literacy Foundation Supports BGCA
The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown is pleased to announce a recent grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. This generous donation of $3,000 was used to purchase computers for our Turner Street Clubhouse Istation program. Istation is a comprehensive, computer Internet-based, supplemental reading program designed to help students, in grades K-3, develop essential…Read more
Great Lehigh Valley Auto Dealer Continues Its Generous Partnership!
The Boys and Girls Club of Allentown (BGCA) is pleased to announce that, once again, the Greater Lehigh Valley Auto Dealers Association (GLVADA) is supporting our efforts to provide quality educational opportunities to our members. A check of $3,000 was presented by Mr. Rob Bennett, Chair of their Donations Committee and member of GLVADA Board…Read more
PPL Partners with BGCA
PPL Corporation recently contributed $5,000 to the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown (BGCA) to support their Make Your M.A.R.K.™ (Motivated Academically Ready Kids) program. PPL’s gift, made through Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program, will enable students, ages 5 – 18, to participate in this after school educational reading and mathematics instruction. For…Read more
Social Media Internship Position: Spring and Summer Semesters
The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown has a Social Media Internship position open for the 2017 Spring and Summer college semesters. The position is a great way for a student looking to apply their classwork experience in the real-world, help out a great cause, and get college credits for their time and efforts! Talk…Read more