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October
29
2020

Over the years, the ongoing contributions from our volunteers have helped ensure that our Club kids have winter garments, warm meals, and presents to open during the holiday season. Unfortunately because of the COVID-19 pandemic, we won’t be able to …

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October
21
2020

Our Club kids received a $43,000 baseball and softball equipment donation from FOX Sports in partnership with Good Sports. Click here to view the news segment from FOX, you can also view a couple of pictures from the special day below!  

October
19
2020

Did you know that one out of every five students report being bullied? This according to the National Center for Educational Statistics. October is National Bully Prevention Month, and although many students aren’t returning to schools this semester, many can …

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October
15
2020

Source: Dallas Morning News For 160 years, Boys & Girls Clubs have navigated through difficult times in our history, always responding and addressing the needs of kids, youth and families. And this year is no different. With the country facing …

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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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