Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston

Boys & Girls Clubs Of Greater Houston Provides Guidance For a Safe, Yet Fun, Holiday

Photo Caption: At Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston (BGCGH), safety is always a guiding principle, and Blue, the official mascot, urges everyone to stay safe and healthy and follow best practices during the holidays. Photo courtesy Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston.

At Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston (BGCGH), safety is always a guiding principle, and this year safety takes on even more meaning as COVID-19 continues to be a major public health concern. That’s why it is important to stay vigilant and observe best practices during the holidays to keep children, teens, parents, grandparents and other family members and friends safe and healthy. The holidays can still be fun and meaningful with a little […]

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston fills record number of wish lists for 12th annual Santa Project

More than 1100 Club members received gifts for Christmas 2020 Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston’s 12th annual Santa Project has set a record in 2020, fulfilling Christmas wish lists for more than 1,100 children and teens. The event’s success was due to the participation of lead sponsor Kroger and media partner CW39, along with the generosity of individuals and companies who sponsor Club members and families to guarantee they would have a happy […]

Boys & Girls Clubs Of Greater Houston Receives Donation From Reliant For Workforce Development Program

$150,000 grant to fund targeted programs for teen Club members Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston (BGCGH) announces a $150,000 gift from Reliant to support the nonprofit’s workforce development program focusing on high school-age Club members, including the Building Industry Leaders and Digital Pathways programs. Reliant has committed more than $1 million in donations to Houston and Dallas-Fort Worth area nonprofits to combat racial inequities, injustice and related violence as part of its “Powering […]

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston’s fifth annual Sporting Clays Tournament raises more than $63,000 for programs

Benefits Fort Bend, Galveston and Wharton Clubs Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston’s, (BGCGH) fifth annual Sporting Clays Tournament on Nov. 20 brought in more than $63,000 to provide critical funds supporting Clubs in Fort Bend, Galveston and Wharton. The monies raised ensure that the Clubs in these areas will be able to continue to provide essential programming after school and in the summer to some 5,400 children and teens who need it the most. […]

Boys & Girls Clubs Of Greater Houston’s Young Professionals Organization Kicks Off Resume Building Program To Help Mentor Teens

Members of Houston Texans Teen Club participated in virtual workshops Board members of the Young Professionals (YP) Organization of Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston just kicked off their resume-building program for members of the Houston Texans Teen Club (HTTC), located in the Houston Heights area. The group held two virtual workshops, in which leaders in the YP group were matched with Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston teens who will need a […]

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston holds “Lemonade Day” to promote entrepreneurship and financial education

Founder Michael Holthouse attended event that earned $385 after expenses Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston, (BGCGH) in conjunction with the Lemonade Day nonprofit organization, held “Lemonade Day” to promote entrepreneurship among young people and to teach financial education. The event was held at the Holthouse Club on Canal Street in Houston’s East End with special guest Michael Holthouse, a successful business and philanthropist, BGCGH board member and founder of Lemonade Day in 2007. More than 10 […]