Tag: Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Scholarship Organization Helps First Generation College Students

Scholarship Organization Helps First Generation College Students

| January 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel Scholarship Trust, a Maryland non-profit organization that has provided financial scholarships for first-generation-to-college students since 2000, is re-launching with an expanded model that will increase support of students to prepare and complete their post-high school education and launch a career. Over the past 14 years, 38 youth have received scholarships […]

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Comcast Presents $20K To Annapolis And Anne Arundel Boys & Girls Clubs

Comcast Presents $20K To Annapolis And Anne Arundel Boys & Girls Clubs

| December 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Comcast Foundation recently awarded the Boys & Girls Clubs of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County a grant totaling $20,000 to support the Club Tech program. Club Tech teaches technology skills through interactive projects adnd activities for Club members who participate in basic orientation that enables them to use technology and understand the basics of how […]

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Dr. Robert Graw Donates $10K To Summit School

Dr. Robert Graw Donates $10K To Summit School

| December 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Thanks to Robert G. Graw Jr., MD, of Righttime Medical Care in Davidsonville, Maryland, three students will receive weekly one-on-one tutoring for one year through Literacy Counts, an outreach program of The Summit School. Since 2008, the Literacy Counts program has provided tutors who reinforce reading skills of at-risk youth identified by the Boys & […]

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Golf Tourney Raises Money To Support County Youth

Golf Tourney Raises Money To Support County Youth

| October 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Monday, September 23rd more than 120 people showed their support for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Annapolis & Anne Arundel County by playing in the 20th Annual Adrian L. Merton Tee It Up For Education Golf Tournament presented by The Brick Companies. The tournament, which was held at the Club at South River, […]

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Win A Million Playing Golf For The Boys & Girls Club

Win A Million Playing Golf For The Boys & Girls Club

| July 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Join the excitement and your chance to win one million dollars at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Annapolis & Anne Arundel County’s (BGCAA) annual golf tournament. The 20th Annual Adrian L. Merton Tee It Up For Education Golf Tournament, presented by The Brick Companies, is scheduled for Monday, September 23rd at the Club at […]

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Comcast Pitches In For Maryland

Comcast Pitches In For Maryland

| May 7, 2013 | 2 Comments

More than 1,000 volunteers including Comcast employees, their families, friends and members of the local community and non-profit groups joined together on Saturday, April 27 to make an impact in communities throughout the Greater Baltimore area as part of “Comcast Cares Day,” the company’s annual, nationwide day of service.  Comcast Cares Day volunteers pitched in […]

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County Executive Neuman Honors Grandparent Volunteers

County Executive Neuman Honors Grandparent Volunteers

| May 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman honored the Senior Corps Foster Grandparent Program (FGP) with a Proclamation at the Boys & Girls Club of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County.  Barbara Jean Butler of Annapolis and Carol Jones of Arnold received the Proclamation on behalf of the 56 FGP volunteers from Anne Arundel County. Senior Corps […]

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Boys & Girls Club Youth Of The Year Awards

Boys & Girls Club Youth Of The Year Awards

| March 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 24th Annual Youth of the Year Awards Dinner is scheduled for April 11th in Annapolis. Being named Youth of the Year is the highest honor a Boys & Girls Club member can receive. The newly named Youth of the Year will next compete against other Boys & Girls Clubs members across Maryland for the […]

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Light House Recipient Of $30K From Severn Town Club

Light House Recipient Of $30K From Severn Town Club

| February 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Light House: A Homeless Prevention Support Center, located in Annapolis was the 2012 recipient of $30,000 from the proceeds of the 49th annual Severn Town Club’s Holly Ball. Elizabeth Kinney, Executive Director of Light House: A Homeless Prevention Support Center, and the Honorary Chairwoman of the Holly Ball, “We are so grateful to the Severn Town […]

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Comcast Awards $20K To Boys & Girls Clubs Of Annapolis

Comcast Awards $20K To Boys & Girls Clubs Of Annapolis

| February 20, 2013 | 1 Comment

The Comcast Foundation announced today that it awarded a $20,000 grant to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Annapolis & Anne Arundel County to support “Club Tech,” a comprehensive digital literacy program that provides club members with computer training and other technology skills necessary for school and workplace achievement. “Club Tech” teaches participants basic computing […]

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Severn Town Club’s Holly Ball Raises $30,000 For Light House Shelter

Severn Town Club’s Holly Ball Raises $30,000 For Light House Shelter

| February 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Light House: A Homeless Prevention Support Center, located in Annapolis was the 2012 recipient of $30,000 from the proceeds of the 49th annual Severn Town Club’s Holly Ball. Elizabeth Kinney, Executive Director of Light House: A Homeless Prevention Support Center, and the Honorary Chairwoman of the Holly Ball, “We are so grateful to the Severn Town […]

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The 3rd Annual BE GREAT 5K And Fun Walk Planned For October 6th

The 3rd Annual BE GREAT 5K And Fun Walk Planned For October 6th

| July 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Plans are underway for the 3rd Annual BE GREAT 5K and Fun Walk on Saturday, October 6th, 2012 at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis, MD.  Registration begins at 8am, race begins at 9am.  Early bird registration is $25 before September 1st, 2012, $30 on race day, and runners will receive a BE GREAT 5K t-shirt . […]

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A Busy October For The Boys & Girls Club

A Busy October For The Boys & Girls Club

| September 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Monday, October 3 18th Annual Tee It Up For Education Golf Tournament The Club at South River, Edgewater, MD / 10:00 a.m. Shotgun Start / 3:00 p.m. Awards and Dinner Contact Lisa at LSeborowski@bgcaa.com or 410-279-1596 This annual event is sold out and we anticipate raising almost $100,000 to benefit education programs at BGCAA. Details […]

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Pennies From Heaven To Benefit Boys & Girls Club

Pennies From Heaven To Benefit Boys & Girls Club

| August 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

JCPenney launched a nationwide philanthropic campaign that invites customers to turn small change into “pennies from heaven” by rounding up their purchases and donating the difference to a local afterschool organization. The Boys & Girls Clubs of Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (BGCAA) is one of 1,100 afterschool organizations matched with a local jcpenney store […]

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Le Spectacle Classique de Voiture

Le Spectacle Classique de Voiture

| August 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Boys & Girls Scholarship Trust (ABGST) is hosting the inaugural Le Spectacle Classique de Voiture on August 14th at Les Folies Brasserie in Annapolis from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This spectacular event will feature classic cars, exotic cars and race cars and will include a fantastique three-course lunch at award-winning Les Folies.  […]

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Free Football Clinic At Boys & Girls Club

Free Football Clinic At Boys & Girls Club

| July 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, July 16th, local youth are invited to attend the Nike Factory Store/BGCAA Football Clinic at the Boys & Girls Club at Wiley H. Bates Heritage Park in Annapolis. The Clinic is from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and is both free and open to the public.  The Clinic will be led by a […]

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Le Spectacle Classique de Voiture

Le Spectacle Classique de Voiture

| June 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

On Sunday, August 14th at Les Folies in Annapolis is presenting a day geared to the Car Enthusiast. Meet Joel Miller, 2007 winner of the Skip Barber National Series, driver for the Pro Mazda Series and Indy Lights Series, and a step away from the Izod Indy Car Series.  Watch for Joel on the Indy […]

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Admiral Oaks Community Celebrates Grand Reopening

Admiral Oaks Community Celebrates Grand Reopening

| May 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

On Thursday, May 5th, the Admiral Oaks community in Annapolis officially reopened. The celebration was hosted by the area’s premier non-profit developer, the Community Preservation and Development Corporation (CPDC), and was attended by more than sixty community leaders, partners, neighbors and supporters. Michael Pitchford, President and CEO of CPDC kicked off the celebration at 10:00 […]

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Block Party At Stan And Joe’s

Block Party At Stan And Joe’s

| May 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Young Advocates of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Annapolis & Anne Arundel County are throwing a good ole’ fashioned Block Party complete with live music, live radio broadcast, magician, games, food and drink specials, and more. It’s all happening Saturday, May 21, 3 to 8 p.m., at Stan and Joe’s Saloon (outside parking […]

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Club Tech Radio Now On WNAV

Club Tech Radio Now On WNAV

| April 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (BGCAA), in partnership with WNAV and the Comcast Foundation, introduces a new technology program called the Club Tech Radio Show. The radio show will tape every Thursday and air on Sunday’s through April 24th at 9:30 a.m. on WNAV. One of the most dynamic […]

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JC Penney Teams Up With Boys & Girls Club

JC Penney Teams Up With Boys & Girls Club

| April 3, 2011 | 1 Comment

From April 13 – 26, shoppers at the JCPenney at Annapolis Mall are invited to round-up their purchases to the nearest whole dollar and donate the difference to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (BGCAA) to support quality afterschool programs in their community. BGCAA has partnered with JCPenney to provide […]

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Boys & Girls Club Set Guinness Record

Boys & Girls Club Set Guinness Record

| March 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

On March 22, more than 100 members of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Annapolis & Anne Arundel County joined their peers from more than 1,000 Boys & Girls Clubs across the country to break the Guinness World Record for the most people doing “jumping jacks” – or “star jumps.” As part of National Boys […]

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