Category: Announcements

Giving Tuesday

#GIVINGTUESDAY – The perfect time to give back and show you care about kids in Allentown. https://www.bgcallentown.org/how-you-can-help/donate-now/

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Reduce Your Tax Burden Even If You Don’t Itemize An IRA Charitable Rollover Gift

Do you own an IRA or other qualified retirement plan? Are you looking for a tax-wise strategy to make gifts to support your Boys & Girls Club?  If so, consider making an IRA charitable rollover gift to the Boys & Girls

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ALLENTOWN TEEN NAMED ‘NORTHEAST YOUTH OF THE YEAR’ BY BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF AMERICA

Jeramiah D. Lyons, 2018 Northeast Regional Youth of the Year headed to Washington, D.C.on September 21 to compete for the national Youth of the Year title. Boys & Girls Club of Allentown member and 2018 Northeast Regional Youth of the

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BGCA Receives Generous Grant from Wells Fargo

The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown (BGCA) is thrilled to receive a grant from Wells Fargo for our award winning Make Your M.A.R.K.™ program.  Wells Fargo representatives Molly Santee and Evalys Santiago presented a check for $5,000 to BGCA’s

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2018 PA Youth of the Year, Jeramiah Lyons

Meet Jeramiah, proud member of Boys & Girls Club of Allentown and Pennsylvania’s Youth of the Year (YOY) award winner. Jeramiah is a long-time member of the Sixth Street Clubhouse, with over 160 hours of volunteer service as a Junior

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Power Hour: Making Minutes Count

Our CEO Deb Fries-Jackson shared BGCA’s latest updates with Senator Pat Browne. She highlighted our Power Hour program and announced our Youth of the Year for 2018. Power Hour: Making Minutes Count The goal of Power Hour is to help

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FNCB Bank Supports Boys & Girls Club of Allentown

Students from first grade to high school will have access to after-school learning opportunities, thanks in part to a donation from FNCB Bank to the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown. FNCB Bank recently contributed $1,000 to the Boys &

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Holiday Partners

While you’re shopping this holiday season, please keep in mind the following partners, who are generously supporting Boys & Girls Clubs through their cause marketing efforts. We hope you’ll help make these initiatives successful by participating in one or more

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Allentown Police Department Makes Donation from “No Shave November” Event

Members from the Allentown Police Department visited our Sixth Street Club house on December 7th to present a donation from their “No Shave November” event.  For the month of November, Allentown Police Officers grew a beard to raise money to

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Kiwanis Foundation of Allentown Awards Grant to BGCA for Triple Play

The Kiwanis Foundation of Allentown awarded the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown a grant award in the amount of $1,500 on December 7th at their annual Grants Awards Breakfast.  Todd Siegfried, Foundation President presented the check to BGCA Development

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