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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The Kiwanis Club of Allentown Teams Up with the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown

On April 11th, five enthusiastic volunteers from the Kiwanis Club of Allentown conducted healthy cooking classes, after school with members at our Sixth Street Clubhouse. This was part of the Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley’s annual “Volunteer Challenge” held throughout our community. BGCA is so pleased that the Kiwanis Club of Allentown selected our

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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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Boys & Girls Club Remembered by a Friend

Boys & Girls Club Remembered by a Friend Mr. Ronald Hoke, a friend of the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown, passed away in December of 2014.  During his lifetime, he generously supported our efforts by making an annual donation to our agency.  We recently learned that we were the beneficiary of a Certificate of

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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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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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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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