BGCA Open House – 2014


WHAT: BGCA Open House WHEN: Thursday, July 10, 2014 from 4:30 – 6:00pm WHERE: 6th Street Clubhouse,  720 N 6th St, Allentown, PA Here at the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown, we open our doors every year to over 3,000 children.

Buffalo Wild Wings – June 16th, 2014


Join us at Buffalo Wild Wings in Whitehall, Pa on Monday, June 16th!  15% of your order will be donated towards our Boys & Girls Club of Allentown.  Stop in for lunch, dinner, a late night snack or to watch

Be Our “Plus One”

Will You Be Our “Plus One”? The Plus One Event is a friend-raising event for which we ask our friends to invite individuals as their “plus one” to learn more about what we do, the youth we serve, and the

29th Annual Benefit Golf Tournament


The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown held its 29th Annual Benefit Golf Tournament on Monday, May 5, 2014 at Silver Creek Country Club in Hellertown, PA.  Golfers enjoyed lunch, bidding on auction items, 18-holes of golf on a beautiful

Liberty Mutual Volunteers!


  On Wednesday, May 7, fourteen volunteers from Liberty Mutual helped beautify our playground and gardens at our Turner Street site during the 2014 “Serve with Liberty” community service week.  The volunteers spent the day spreading playground mulch, tidying and adding

Roosevelt Texas Roadhouse Fundraiser


The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown and Roosevelt Elementary School will be hosting a fundraiser at Texas Roadhouse in Trexlertown on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. 10% of the bill will be donated to BGCA programming at Roosevelt Elementary upon

Summer Programs


We are pretty sure that everyone in the Lehigh Valley is ready for summer this year. After such a cold, snowy winter, BGCA is proud to present the brochures for our 2014 summer programs: Cumberland Gardens Summer Brochure Little Lehigh

Afterschool Champion


Roosevelt School Extension Site Volunteer Named Afterschool Champion The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown celebrates Mary Beth Golab, an outstanding volunteer mobilizer for the Club’s Roosevelt School Extension.  Mary Beth was recently recognized at the Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool Youth

2014 Boys & Girls Club Week


   2014 Boys & Girls Club Week Monday, March 24, 2014 from 4:30-6:30 pm (Cumberland Gardens Clubhouse) 501 E. Susquehanna Street 3 On 3 Basketball Tournament Tuesday, March 25, 2014 4:00-6:00pm (Turner Street Clubhouse) 1302 Turner Street Arts Fest Wednesday,

Phoebe Floral & Home Decor Program


Phoebe Floral & Home Decor Helping Hands Program Next time you place an order at Phoebe – think of the Boys and Girls Club of Allentown.  Phoebe’s Helping Hands program was designed as a way to continuously give something back

Make Your M.A.R.K.™ at Turner Street

Make Your M.A.R.K.™ at Turner Street  The students at the Turner Street Boys and Girls Club are keeping their teachers busy every Monday and Wednesday afternoon during each Make Your M.A.R.K. session.  Nearly 20 girls, ages 6 to 13, are

MAKE YOUR M.A.R.K.™ at Sixth Street Clubhouse


MAKE YOUR M.A.R.K.™ at Sixth Street Clubhouse Make your M.A.R.K.™ (Motivated Academically Ready Kids) is something familiar to many if not all of you. The program, provided through the Boys and Girls Club of Allentown, offers individualized programs in Reading,