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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. 

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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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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

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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

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Phantoms Charities Award BGCA $1,000 Grant

A huge shout-out to Phantoms Charities for awarding the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown a $1,000 grant award. AJ Rolon and our kids at the Cumberland Club house were thrilled to accept the check! Grant funds will be used

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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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Three Ways to Make an Impact Gift to the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown

We all agree that our kids deserve a great future. BGCA staff work tirelessly to provide youth with the tools and positive environment they need to succeed in life. However, all of our educational programming and fun activities rely on

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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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Family Dollar and BGCA Partner on the Local and National Level

The Boys & Girls Club of Allentown (BGCA) was invited to attend the Family Dollar Grand Opening at the new Allen Street Shopping Plaza location on November 3rd. We are grateful to be partners with one of our local Family

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