Ross Opens Doors to Great Futures

Every year, nearly 4 million young people are served by Boys & Girls Clubs. To celebrate these extraordinary efforts, Ross Stores, Inc. (NYSE: FDO) announced that it is partnering with Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) with a four-week program called, “Open the Door to Great Futures.” Beginning Feb. 7, Ross customers in Pacifica…

The Club Welcomes our New CEO, Aubrey Merriman!

Boys & Girls Clubs of North San Mateo County is very pleased and excited to announce the appointment of Aubrey Merriman as their new Chief Executive Officer. Aubrey is a proven leader who is known for his compassion, vision and significant accomplishments. Aubrey brings to the Club a wealth of skills and expertise gained over…

Christmas with Torani

Torani’s annual holiday visit has become a beloved tradition for Boys & Girls Club kids. This year, they led our members in arts & crafts, brought delicious treats, and even coordinated a visit from Santa Claus himself. We’re so grateful to have Torani as part of the Boys & Girls Clubs of North San Mateo…

Sunshine Gardens Leaders Honor Teachers with Gifts

Today at the Sunshine Gardens Elementary School Clubhouse, our club fifth grade leaders surprised teachers and came into their holiday party bearing gifts. The principal and teachers were all smiles and were delighted to receive their rainbow soups! We wish all of the teachers and staff a Happy Holiday season!

Many Thanks to Genentech!

We would like to thank our friends and family at Genentech for being one of our biggest supporters with today’s grant donation of $10,000! Without companies like Genentech the club would not be able to open it’s doors. We salute them for their ongoing contributions to our youth and teens!!! Happy Holidays!!! If you and…

Paradise Valley Clubhouse Kids Give Thanks!

This Thanksgiving, Boys & Girls Club kids at the Paradise Valley Clubhouse in South San Francisco expressed their gratitude for the most important things in their lives.

Club Kids Clean Up Oyster Point

Last week, over twenty Club kids from the Paradise Valley Clubhouse went to Oyster Point and participated in a cleanup day sponsored by the South San Francisco Fire Department. Check out what Tom Carney from the South San Francisco Fire Department had to say about the Club’s service activity.

Club Kids at the Bay Area Science Fair

Members of the Club’s Tech Builders program participated in the Bay Area Science Fair at AT&T Park on November 8th. Together with members from Mid-Peninsula Boys & Girls Club, our kids led Discovery Day participants in a soldering project. Check out the video below! Discovery Day 2015Making the “Maker Shed Solder Badge” at Discovery Day at AT&T…

Our 8th Annual Monster Bash was a Success!

We’d like to thank everyone who made the Club’s 8th Annual Monster Bash such a huge success, including all of the Starbucks volunteers who helped out! Check out our photo album on Facebook for more pictures! our photo album on Facebook

Alta Loma Clubhouse Members Make the Grade!

We’re incredibly proud to introduce this year’s First Semester Honor Roll students at the Alta Loma Middle School Clubhouse! 3 of our kids, pictured with red seals on their certificates, earned a 4.0 GPA. Thanks to programs like Power Hour, the Club’s academic hour, these members are excelling in school and having an amazing time…

BGC Teens Volunteer at Glide Memorial

On October 21st, 2015 several students from the Teen Center hopped on Bart and headed down to San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood to participate in a service learning field trip where we served food at the world famous Glide Memorial. It was an awesome experience and a chance for our youth to give back and serve…

Support the Club at Macy’s!

Join Macy’s Thanks for Sharing. You’ll help charities like us and get 10% Rewards on most of your Macy’s Credit Card purchases at Macy’s and macys.com. Starting September 1st, visit a Macy’s Sales Associate or macys.com/thanks and charge a $25 enrollment fee to your Macy’s Credit Card. Macy’s will donate $10 out of each $25 enrollment, up…

Highlights from Spring Day Camp 2015

Last week, our Spring Day Camp brought together over 50 kids from our South San Francisco clubhouses. Youth enjoyed a wide range of activities, including arts & crafts, academic hour, and a special EGGStravaganza. Field trips included the Redwood City Library (recognized as one of the top libraries in the nation) and the San Francisco…

Preparing for College with Diplomas 2 Degrees

To help fulfill the Club’s vision that every child will achieve academic success and develop a plan for their future, we invited our teens to attend the Diplomas 2 Degrees introductory workshop. D2D is the Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s new college readiness program, and provides a range of services to guide Club members as…

Club Youth Send Flowers to Magnolia Center Seniors

At the Boys & Girls Club, we strive to carry out our mission of inspiring and enabling youth to realize their full potential and contribute to their community. Torch Club, one of the main leadership opportunities for youth at the Club, is one way that we teach members the importance of acts of kindness and service…

Parent Portal is Here!

We’re excited to announce that Parent Portal, our new online membership system, is finally live! The Portal will allow you to update information, register for services, and, best of all, pay for those services online.   For a step-by-step guide to registering, enrolling, and paying for services through Parent Portal, visit the FAQs page or…

Ross Helps Open the Door to #GreatFutures!

Every year, nearly 4 million young people are served by the Boys & Girls Clubs. To celebrate these extraordinary efforts, Ross Stores announced that it is partnering with Boys & Girls Clubs of America with a four-week program called, “Open the Door to Great Futures.” How can you help? Visit Ross Stores in Pacifica (Linda…