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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Boys & Girls Club of Allentown Wins National Award For Outstanding Programs

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The Boys and Girls Club of Allentown received an Honor Award for Program Excellence in the Arts which is presented for an exceptional program that helps young people develop their creativity and cultural awareness through knowledge and appreciation of the visual arts, crafts, performing arts and creative writing at the Boys & Girls Clubs of

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Andre Reed Named to the Boys & Girls Club of America Alumni Hall of Fame

On May 13th in Chicago, Andre Reed was inducted into the Boys & Girls Club of America Alumni Hall of Fame at their national conference. As a child, Andre and his siblings spent a lot of time at the Allentown Boys Club while growing up. They viewed the Club as their home away from home.

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BGCA Celebrates Disney Store Opening at LV Mall

The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown participated in a new Disney store opening celebration at the Lehigh Valley Mall in Whitehall, PA on Saturday, June 6th. The children were given a private tour prior to the opening ceremony. Mickey and Minnie were on hand to help. The children also had a private meet and

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Liz Ortiz named a 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Woman of Influence

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The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown would like to congratulate Liz Ortiz for being honored as a 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Woman of Influence recipient!  Recipients are recognized for their impact in business and community in the Lehigh Valley!   Liz has been a member of our Board of Directors since 2008.  She has

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30th Golf Tournament

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      Our 30th Annual Benefit Golf Tournament was a great success!  This year’s tournament was held at Silver Creek Country Club on Monday, May 4th.  The weather was perfect, and the golfers had a great time out on the course! Proceeds raised from this event help us continue to provide the youth in our

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Lehigh Valley SteelHawks visit the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown

On May 29, 2015, two of the Lehigh Valley SteelHawks Professional Indoor Football League players visited the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown. It was a very special day for the children. The players spoke to the members about “healthy lifestyles” and led them in running drills and warm up exercises.

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Join us for Community Day at Buffalo Wild Wings

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Join us for Community Day at Buffalo Wild Wings Wednesday, April 22nd 11am to 1am Buffalo Wild Wings Restaurants across the country will be celebrating their annual Community Day event. Our Boys & Girls Club of Allentown is being recognized as the community partner for our nearby Buffalo Wild Wings located at 1225 Grape Street,

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BGCA NEWSLETTER- SPRING 2015

UPCOMING EVENTS Annual Golf Tournament Silver Creek Country Club May 4, 2015 Annual Dinner Bear Creek Mountain Resort November 14, 2015 FROM THE CHIEF PROFESSIONAL OFFICER The Board of Directors and staff at the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown are dedicated to fulfilling our mission of enabling all young people, especially those who need

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