Kiss-A-Pig Contest Raises Over $35,000 for Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County

Team Harford Mutual brings home the top fundraising prize. (Leo Heppner Images)

August 2014, Harford County, MD Club members and staff of Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County are squealing with delight at the success of this year’s annual Kiss-A-Pig contest and fundraiser. Held in conjunction with the MD State BBQ Bash held in Bel Air on Friday, August 8, 2014, the Kiss-A-Pig event raised over […]

Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Tim Wills on Comcast Newsmakers

Comcast Newsmakers Interviews our Executive Director, Tim Wills

  Yolanda Vazquez takes a few minutes on NBC’s Comcast Newsmakers to interview our very own Executive Director, Tim Wills.  Tim has the opportunity to discuss the founding of our first club in Aberdeen and our 24 year history in Harford County.  Here at Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County, we have a very […]

Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County Receives $10,000 Workforce Development Grant from Bank of America Charitable Foundation

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County Receives $10,000 Workforce Development Grant from Bank of America Charitable Foundation The grant will support the expansion of the nonprofit’s CareerLaunch Teen Program. BALTIMORE, MD – July 7, 2014 – Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County announced today that it has been awarded a $10,000 grant from […]

SEA PERCH 2014 WATER ROBOTS

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  June 21, 2014 The Army sponsored a Sea Perch competition out on APG, Saturday, June 21. Over 25 teams competed. Teams made underwater robots that maneuvered through an obstacle course and picked up ‘treasure boxes’ off the bottom of the pool. Many thanks to the Army for supporting BGCHC’s STEM program with resources and […]

KidsTVNews – Boys & Girls Club Week

KidsTVNews – May/June 2014 The Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County build character and citizenship in local kids everyday.  During Boys & Girls Club Week, the Aberdeen Club decided to clean-up and beautify their Club.  Kids TVNews came by to document the day and interview staff and youth about their efforts and the importance of […]

KidsTVNews – Cooking at the Aberdeen Club

KidsTVNews – March/April 2014 Bon Appétit! Something smells good at the Aberdeen Club!  Come take an inside look as Kids TVNews shows our youth participating in a cooking class at our Aberdeen Branch.  Included in our Healthy Habits program, these cooking classes encourage our county youth to start eating healthy early in life.  They prepare these […]

Appointment of 3 New Directors to Board

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  April 2014—Harford County Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County is pleased to announce the appointment of four new members to its board of directors. “As the Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County approaches its 25th anniversary next year, we are very excited about the momentum and energy our new board will bring […]

Appointment of 8 New Board Members

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  Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County Appoints 8 New Directors to Board  (January 2014—Harford County) Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County is pleased to announce the appointment of several new members to their board of directors. “As the Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County approaches its 25th anniversary next year, we […]

Vi Ripken Honored with Boys & Girls Clubs 25-Year Pin and National Service Award

[Pictured from left to right: Executive Director, Tim Wills, Vi Ripken, Board President, Jeff Foulk]

Vi Ripken, instrumental in founding the Boys & Girls of Harford County in 1989, was presented with the Boys & Girls Clubs of America 25-year pin and National Service Award at the annual Board dinner on January 9, 2014 .   George Englesson (not pictured) and Ripken are the longest serving Board members.

Help Support Great Futures by Donating a Car through Vehicles for Change

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County and Vehicles for Change (VFC) are teaming up to assist young people achieve great futures through academic success, living healthy lifestyles, and being committed to their community with good character & citizenship.  Every time a friend of Boys & Girls Clubs donates a car to VFC, the programs & services […]