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 […]

National “Above the Influence” Day

UWCM and BGCHC Partner for Read Learn Succeed Initiative

57% of 3rd graders in central Maryland can’t read at grade level. Poor readers in 4th grade are four times as likely to drop out of high school, and high school dropouts are more likely to become homeless, have a child while still a teenager or even end up on death row. But you can […]

Thank you from all of us at The Clubs to you!

Dear Friends: A familiar sound returned to our Clubs this week as we resumed our school year program at all four locations.  For Club professionals it is a sound all too common: laughing kids, curious middle school youth and excited high school teens.  All seeking one common thread – A Place to Go, A Place […]

16th Annual Kiss-A-Pig is a Success in it’s New Location at MD State BBQ Bash

Volunteers raise over $38,000 for Harford County Youth! Bel Air, MD – On Friday, August 10, fifteen dedicated volunteers puckered up to kiss a pig onstage at the MD State BBQ Bash to benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County.  These 15 volunteers have spent the last 3 months working on their individual fundraising […]

Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger Joins Ask, Listen, Learn at Havre de Grace Club

  HAVRE DE GRACE, MD—Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD) joined The Century Council to bring Ask, Listen, Learn: Kids and Alcohol Don’t Mix to students at the Havre de Grace Boys and Girls Club today.  The Century Council created an interactive, physical fitness activity that builds on the existing Ask, Listen, Learn program and encourages kids […]

Executive Director Randy Acosta Resigns

  BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS DIRECTOR RESIGNS TO TAKE NEW POST (Aberdeen, MD August 1, 2012) – Harford County Boys & Girls Clubs Executive Director Randy Acosta will leave the organization in mid-August to take a position with the Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation. “For the past three years, Randy has led our staff and members […]