• Great Futures Start HERE.

    America’s kids are in crisis. Consider these alarming facts about the state of our country: the U.S. ranks 22nd in high school completion among 28 countries1; three out of 10 kids are obese or overweight2; and one in five youth lives in poverty3. The consequences of these staggering statistics are felt not just by our […]

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  • Family Dollar Brightens the Holidays for Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia

    Every year, thousands of young people are served by Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia. To celebrate these extraordinary efforts, Family Dollar Stores announced that it is partnering with Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) with a four-week program called, “Open the Door for America’s Kids.” Now through November 30, Family Dollar customers in […]

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  • Howie Roseman Challenge – Midseason Update

    What a fantastic win this Sunday against a surging Texans team—We are up to 27 TOUCHDOWNS on the season!! Jeremy Maclin continues to prove that he is one of the best wide receivers in the NFL – gaining over 150 yards receiving and scoring 2 touchdowns in Sunday’s victory. LeSean McCoy also posted a solid […]

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  • Lowe’s Heroes Host “Build and Grow” Fall Carnival

    Lowe’s Heroes hosted a “Build and Grow” Fall Carnival at our Wissahickon Boys & Girls Club on Wednesday, October 29 as part of a $50,000 improvement grant to build a Kids Café this winter. Youth were surprised with yogurt, smoothies and festive masks to kick-off the afternoon of fun! Lowe’s Heroes engaged our youth with […]

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  • Samsung Tween Tech Center at Bridesburg Club

    Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC (Samsung Mobile) in partnership with Celebrity Designer and TV Personality, Carter Oosterhouse, unveiled the new Tween Tech Lounge at the Bridesburg Boys & Girls Club in Philadelphia on Thursday, October 9, 2014. [before] [after] The tweens were thrilled with the renovated space and the new technology. “My reaction when I saw […]

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