Archives for 2015

BGE to Host a Captain Mercaptan℠ Action Day at Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County Edgewood Location

    WHO:             Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County Members   WHAT:           BGE is hosting Captain Mercaptan Action Day at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County to help teach young children about the importance of natural gas safety. BGE’s natural gas safety super hero, Captain Mercaptan, is named after the safety […]

East Aberdeen to be home to proposed ‘Harvest of Hope’ garden

A schematic layout shows a proposed community garden that would be installed next to the Boys and Girls Clubs Aberdeen facility. (Frederick Ward Associates / Submitted) Bryna ZumerContact Reporter The Record Residents of Aberdeen’s eastern neighborhoods may not have to travel as far for fresh fruits and vegetables. An AmeriCorps volunteer is spearheading a community garden […]

Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County Named STEM ‘Center of Innovation’ for Youth

  Raytheon is establishing its first six ‘Centers of Innovation’ at Boys & Girls Clubs affiliated Youth Centers on U.S. military installations and at Clubs that support military families.  Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County is thrilled to announce they will receive one of these world-class transformations. The centers are being funded through the company’s multi-year commitment to […]

Non-Profit Names New Mascot After Local Youth

Joining the ranks of the Orioles Bird, Poe the Raven, and Ferrous the Ironbird, Teddy Bear Sean is the new mascot for Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County. The mascot was born from the Clubs’ 25th Anniversary celebration and annual Steak & Burger/Youth of the Year Award Dinner in March where patrons committing to […]

Solar Flare is heading to Texas!

On a windy but (thankfully!) very sunny day in April, the girls from the Windsor Valley Boys and Girls Clubs arrived at the STEM Education Outreach Center on Aberdeen Proving Ground for the annual Junior Solar Sprint Competition. Adrianna, Kylah, and Jordan had tested designs, recorded data, and learned about gear ratios for months. They […]

TROWE Price Associates Build Bikes for Boys & Girls Club Kids

05/14/2015 | By Brenda Maguire / TROWE Price For the last few years, bike-building events have been a popular form of team-building across the TROWE Price firm. The events aren’t just to help teams work together, but also end with these bikes being donated to various charities. This year, Global Investment Services (GIS) and U.S. […]

Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County Celebrate 25th Anniversary with FREE Admission to Annual Steak & Burger Dinner

(Aberdeen, MD) – The Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County is redefining non-profit events by celebrating its 25th Anniversary of serving local youth with FREE admission to the County’s largest event– the annual Steak & Burger / Youth of the Year Awards Dinner. To be held on Thursday, March 26, 2015, the award ceremony […]

Harford County Celebrates National Mentoring Month

  January is National Mentoring Month.   The Harford County Local Management Board, in partnership with several local mentoring and youth development programs, is sponsoring information nights and activities to promote mentoring and encourage prospective volunteers to consider becoming a mentor.  Three sites throughout the county will feature  information about local mentoring programs for prospective mentors […]

Donate Unused and Unwanted Gift Cards to the Kids

(Aberdeen, MD) – Did you receive a gift card this holiday season that you don’t expect to use? Don’t let it go to waste. Donate your unused or unwanted gift cards to Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County. “The gift cards make supporting the Club easy,” says Tim Wills, Chief Kid Officer (and Executive […]