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July
20
2020

One thing that many Texans can’t get used to is the summer heat. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 600 people die from extreme heat every year. Those who are considered to be at …

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July
16
2020

Volunteering for the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Dallas can leave a positive impact on the volunteers as well as the Club members they’re working with. Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, BGCD is currently not allowing onsite volunteers …

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May
5
2020

May is Mental Health Month, and we believe that your mental health is more important now than ever. With changing lifestyles, work situations, and school closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the next couple of months can be quite unsettling. …

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March
27
2020

Kids getting antsy? In addition to our previous blog on how to keep your children engaged while social distancing, below is a list of free resources available to families.  Educational Scholastic is offering free online classes for kids (Pre-K – …

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August
9
2019

Although her child’s involvement at the Club is what introduced her to volunteering with Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas, Ms. Perez has kept coming back because of the bonds she’s created with her Club kids. For eight years, …

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April
25
2019

Now in its second year, the SMART Girls Branding Program was created to provide female high school seniors or college freshman with crucial skills needed to thrive in today’s society. “Many young women aren’t really sure about what they want …

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April
17
2019

As an elementary student, Bilal was bullied at school and in his neighborhood. Those experiences left him angry, and in response, he often found himself in fights. When Bilal began attending the Roseland Boys & Girls Club when it first …

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