Boys & Girls Club of Allentown Teen Selected as Pennsylvania Youth of the Year

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The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown (BGCA) is thrilled to announce that their Youth of the Year, Joseph Marte, has been selected as the Pennsylvania Boys & Girls Club’s Youth of the Year and awarded a $5,000 college scholarship as part of this honor!  He will now represent all of the Boys & Girls

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PPL Corporation Partners with Boys & Girls Club of Allentown

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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31st Annual Benefit Golf Tournament

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Support our 31st Annual Benefit Golf Tournament!   It may be hard to imagine being outside playing a round of golf this winter, but Punxsutawney Phil has assured as that spring and warmer weather will be here before we know it!  With that in mind we have been busy planning our 31st Annual Benefit Golf

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BGCA NEWSLETTER – WINTER 2016

UPCOMING EVENTS Boys & Girls Club Week March 7 – 11, 2016 31st Annual Golf Tournament Silver Creek Country Club May 2, 2016 28th Annual Dinner Bear Creek Mountain Resort November 12, 2016 FROM THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER I am so amazed and grateful for all the individuals, families, friends, businesses and community agencies that

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Great Lehigh Valley Auto Dealer Association Supports Literacy 4 R Youth

The Boys and Girls Club of Allentown (BGCA) is pleased to partner with the Greater Lehigh Valley Auto Dealers Association (GLVADA). A check of $3,000 was presented by Mr. Andy Scott, a member of GLVADA Donations Committee and the Board of Directors of the National Auto Dealers Association, at their Fall General Membership Meeting. BGCA’s Annual Fund &

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The 27th Annual Dinner – November 14, 2015

The 27th Annual Dinner will be held at Bear Creek on Saturday, November 14, 2015 and honors Don Bernhard.  Cocktails and Silent Auction begin at 6:00 p.m. followed by dinner at 7:00 p.m.  Join us for live music by Truth and Soul and dancing after dinner.  Black tie optional.  Questions contact Miguel Rivera at bgcarivera@aol.com

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Andre Reed Foundation presents $25,000 to the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown

On November 9th, the Andre Reed Foundation presented a $25,000 check to the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown.  Andre is an alumnus of the Club and portions of the Andre Reed Celebrity Golf Classic are donated to our organization. (In the photo from left to right are Andre Reed Foundation Board members Ty Reed,

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Give the Gift of a Great Future Holiday Campaign

This holiday Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Boys and Girls Club of Allentown are proud to partner with The Bon-Ton Stores as part of our Give the Gift of a Great Future campaign. Bon-Ton shoppers can purchase a teddy bear in-store or online beginning in October through the holiday season or make a

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Country Run to benefit BGCA

Bring out your inner cow poke or cow girl! Please register to walk, run or do-si-do … 8:30 a.m., Saturday, August 22, 2015 Lehigh University’s Goodman Campus (Stabler Arena area) CLICK HERE TO REGISTER The Country Run 5K is a friendly race for everyone, from serious runners to leisurely walkers, from lone rangers to family

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The Walter & Alma Bastian Fund of the Lehigh Valley Community Foundation Supports BGCA

The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown is pleased to announce a recent grant from the Walter & Alma Bastian Fund of the Lehigh Valley Community Foundation. This generous donation of $10,000 will provide their second year support for our Make Your M.A.R.K.™ students who attend our Allentown Sheridan Elementary School location. Sixteen years ago, Sheridan was

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