Run & Ride Race Series to Benefit BGCA

 The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown has been chosen as the local charity beneficiary for the Run & Ride Race Series at Dorney Park. The race company, Rev3 Adventure, has pledged to donate $3 for every half entry and $2 for every 10K and 5K entry, and they also will donate $10 per chapter volunteer

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National Education Association Recognizes BGCA

Boys & Girls Club of Allentown’s Roosevelt School Extension Site recognized by the National Education Association for its impact. Read the NEA article here: Community Schools Bridging the Gap Between School and Home

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BGCA Youth of the Year Attends the Advanced Leadership Institute

Update: The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown Youth of the Year, Joseph Marte, continues his journey of meeting new people, developing his leadership skills, sharing his BGCA story, and inspiring others to live their lives to the fullest!  From July 14-17, Joseph will be attending the Advanced Leaders Institute (ALI) at the Emory University

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7th Annual Andre Reed Celebrity Golf Classic

More than 30 sports related celebrities participated in a day of golf on June 27th with a field of 90 local golfers at Lehigh Country Club. The Andre Reed Foundation has raised more than $350,000 for a variety of causes, with an emphasis on the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown. Thanks to NFL Hall

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The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown Welcomes New Director of Operations

In May, the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown welcomed to our staff Mrs. Elizabeth Butler as our new Director of Operations. Having worked for the Boys & Girls Club of Easton since 2001, Elizabeth is very familiar with the mission and overall programming philosophy of Boys & Girls Clubs. As the Resource Development Director

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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

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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)

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