Middle Schoolers Learn About Food Science with Torani

It’s always a delight when Torani visits the Club, and their most recent visit was no exception. Our middle schoolers had the opportunity to meet members of Torani’s Research & Development team, who led a presentation about food science and product development. Members tested a variety of Torani products, including their strawberry syrup and caramel…

BJ’s Restaurant Helps Club Kids Celebrate Veterans Day

In honor of Veterans Day, a team from BJ’s Restaurant San Bruno visited the Paradise Valley Clubhouse to host a letter-writing party for Club kids. Together, our members drew pictures and cards for the brave men and women of the armed forces who are currently serving overseas, and learned more about the sacrifices that they…

Tricks, Treats, and More at Monster Bash 2016

For the ninth year, Boys & Girls Clubs of North San Mateo County hosted Monster Bash, our annual community Halloween event. This year, close to 300 Club kids, along with another 300 families, friends, and community members, came to the Orange Park Clubhouse to celebrate Halloween with games, arts & crafts, a Haunted House, and…

Club STEM Program Featured on KTVU

Boys & Girls Clubs of North San Mateo County is incredibly lucky to be part of Google Code Corps, a partnership between Google, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, and AmeriCorps VISTA designed to transform the lives of young people through computer science education. This summer, three volunteers with the AmeriCorps VISTA program taught Club…

“Love Your Club” Day Revitalizes Pacifica Clubhouse

The Club would like to put out a great big thank you to the entire Pacifica community for coming together to help us beautify the Pacifica Yosemite Dr. Clubhouse. With 40 volunteers and 6 hours of work, these amazing volunteers helped bring life back to the Clubhouse. With the hard work of these families and…

Our 1st Annual Where Great Futures Begin Luncheon Was a HUGE Success!

On June 22nd, over 125 community leaders, business professionals, and friends of the Club joined us at the Basque Cultural Center for our 1st Annual Where Great Futures Begin luncheon. The event featured Mariana Hernandez, 2016 Youth of the Year, who shared the story of how the Club has shaped and impacted her life. Other speakers…

Wonder Workshop Supports STEM Education at the Club

Club kids have a new way to engage in STEM education through our new partnership with Wonder Workshop, the creators of the Dash and Dot robots. Dash and Dot are exciting, hands on learning tools that teach creative problem solving and computational thinking. Through Wonder Workshop’s apps, kids learn to use coding to bring their…

Peace Run Visits the Club

Club members had a unique opportunity to meet with a team of runners from the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run, a global torch relay that embodies humanity’s universal aspiration for peace. The team taught members about the history of the race, the importance of working towards peace in our communities, and allowed them to run…

Message from the CEO, June 2016

It’s not often an opportunity comes along for a nonprofit leader, such as myself, to lead an organization as extraordinary as Boys and Girls Club of North San Mateo County. Now, after just a couple of months on the job, what I’ve seen and experienced so far has me impressed and excited about the future…

The Club In the News!

Boys & Girls Clubs of North San Mateo County’s CEO Aubrey Merriman was featured on a recent episode of Peninsula TV’s  show, Pen Voice.  Check out the short 10 minute segment to learn more about the Club’s history, mission, impact on the many kids we serve, and role within the larger community.  

SSFUSD Superintendent and Middle School Principals Visit the Club

Boys & Girls Clubs of North San Mateo County staff had a wonderful opportunity to meet with South San Francisco Unified School District’s leadership and middle school principals to discuss the Club’s growing middle school programs. Participants included Dr. Shawnterra Moore, SSFUSD Superintendent; Dr. Leticia Bhatia, SSFUSD Interim Assistant Superintendent; Mr. Lou Delorio, Alta Loma…

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…

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