Since MLB™ designated BGCA as an official charitable partner in 1997, this highly successful relationship has given countless children the chance to realize their dreams both on and off the field.
Boys & Girls Clubs of America back-to-school partners are helping create awareness and generate much-needed funding and resources for BGCA and the children we serve. Thank you for your support! You can support Boys & Girls Clubs near you as you check items off...
Combatting summer learning loss is a yearly endeavor for parents of school-age children. There are several great articles I found with a simple Google search and I’ll provide you with links to some of my favorites at the end of this post. Here are 5 things you can do...
Childhood obesity rates are on the rise, and unhealthy eating habits are largely responsible. It’s time to fight back with some healthy snacks. To help make the lives of moms everywhere a little easier, we thought we’d give you a short and simple list of some popular healthy snacks your kids will love. These healthy snacks are great for your kids and can be made in minutes. That means less stress for you and more time to get things done.
In 2006, NetSmartz had three staff members and provided trainings to 23,100 participants. In 2014, with nine staff members, trainings were provided to 498,211 participants across 72 percent of Utah’s schools.
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The findings are clear, there is a strong correlation between being highly involved in the arts, academic success, and civic engagement.
Not only do we help them improve academically, we work to help engage them socially and civically: all things that, according to the experts doing these studies, will help Utah County become an even better place for people to achieve upward mobility.
Provo, Utah has the highest volunteerism rate in the entire country. We really are number one when it comes to volunteering. Pretty cool, huh?
Just this morning I had the chance to attend a meeting with John Curtis, Provo’s Mayor, where he thanked my fellow AmeriCorps members and me for our service. As the Mayor and some of the other AmeriCorps members addressed the group, I couldn’t help but think about the incredible volunteers at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Utah County.