Category: Donors

Riverview Bank Supports BGCA

The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown is happy to partner with Riverview Bank.  Thanks to the EITC tax credit program, Riverview Bank made a donation to our Club so that we can provide a safe environment and vital after

PPL + BGCA = Big Win!

A huge shout-out to one of our community partners – PPL. Carol Obando-Derstine came to visit our Make Your M.A.R.K. class at McKinley Elementary School on Monday. She presented BGCA with a $5,000 check for our reading and math after


Grant Will Help Advance Program to support Backpack Buddies and Triple Play Healthy Lifestyle Program Allentown, PA (October 15, 2019) – Boys & Girls Club of Allentown has been awarded a $15,000 KidCents Regional Grant to fund our Backpack Buddies

The Yurconic Agency Supports BGCA

Our Development Director went on the road to visit John Yurconic at The Yurconic Agency. She was presented with a donation to also fund our after school reading and math program – Make Your M.A.R.K.  We are so thankful for

BB&T Supports BGCA

The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown had a special visitor from BB&T on March 11th.  Austin Peters presented a check for $2,000 to our CEO Deb Fries-Jackson. This donation will support our reading and math program- Make Your M.A.R.K..

We *HEART* Our Donors

To make a gift online via PayPal  To make a gift by phone – Please contact Cheryl Laub at 610-432-9944 To make a gift by mail – Send your check made out to The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown to: Boys & Girls Clubs

BGCA Approved for EITC Program

The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown has been approved as an Educational Improvement Organization under the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) Program for 2018-2019.  As a reminder, a brief summary of the EITC Program is included for your convenience. 

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

Univest Supports the Boys and Girls Club of Allentown

Univest Corporation recently awarded $75,000 to nine organizations in Lehigh County that qualify for the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program. The donations will be used to support educational improvement programs and scholarships for kindergarten through 12th grades. This

Iron Pigs Charities Award Grant to BGCA Triple Play

The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown (BGCA) was recently awarded a grant for our Triple Play program from the IronPigs Charities.  BGCA CEO Deborah Fries-Jackson accepted a $2,500 check at the Annual Phillies Winter Banquet.  We are thrilled to