Archives for August 2013


  It’s me Allison! Here to give you the latest news of STEM. From hovercrafts to Sea Perch competitions and now STEM activities at CAMP HIDDEN VALLEY! Yes you heard me correct folks, we had STEM activities at Camp Hidden Valley and it was awesome! The middle school girls who attended (like me) got to […]

See what Chika Chuku thought about the YLA program…..

Chrissandra Jackson tells us about her summer as a YLA

This has been a long summer. This summer has allowed us YLA’s to be a positive influence on the kids at the Boys & Girls Clubs in Harford County; It has also impacted our lives as young adults. I know the Aberdeen YLA’s can all agree being a part of the young leader’s academy was […]

Kaylee Meneil tell us about her YLA experience……..

The Boys & Girls Club has always been the kind of place I could call home in a way. Even when I was a club member, I always thought of the Boys & Girls Club as a place I could go to. I was very excited to work here for a second year so I […]

The Grainger Foundation Foundation

Bel Air, MD, July 29, 2013 – The Grainger Foundation has donated $5000 to Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County in support of its mission to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens.

YLA College Trip

Before I had even went to the colleges I had no idea what it would be like because I am just going into high school and am not to even thinking about college.  The colleges totally changed my mind; at first I had an idea of going to Harford Community College because I have never […]

Buffalo Wild Wings YLA Trip

This year the summer of 2013, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County took a trip to Buffalo Wild Wings at White Marsh. There we learned about waiting on tables, being greeters, working the bar, and how to sauce the wings. Everyone had fun on this trip and learned a lot about how they […]