Category: Announcements

Giving Tuesday

#GIVINGTUESDAY – The perfect time to give back and show you care about kids in Allentown.

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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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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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