Program News

July
5
2017

Earlier this year, Texas Instruments awarded Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas with a $30,000 grant to fund our summer coding camp. Now known as the Texas Instruments Coding Camp, it encompasses curriculum developed and taught by University of …

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June
26
2017

When many people hear human trafficking, they envision young girls being smuggled into the United States from foreign countries or college girls being snatched while vacationing. Allow us to introduce to you a modern-day illustration happening every day, right here …

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February
10
2016

In 2015, BGCDallas served 7,500 members across our 29 Club sites. Because of our expanded partnership with DISD, we are serving more youth in our community than in our 50-year history. To date, our average daily attendance exceeds 2,200 members …

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February
10
2016

Thank you to our generous sponsors for hosting another great We Care event in December for our Club members. Members from across the greater Dallas area received transportation to the East Dallas Boys & Girls Club for this yearly event. …

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November
17
2015

As our 50th anniversary year ends, I am thankful for the tremendous community support Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas receives. In 1965, The Boys Club of Dallas opened their first Club in West Dallas to improve the lives …

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November
17
2015

Cameron Butler is a 17-year-old Oak Cliff community native and senior at South Oak Cliff High School. He started attending the Oak Cliff Boys & Girls Club at 6-years-old. Initially, Cameron attended the Club to be like his older sister. …

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November
17
2015

Twenty-five teens from the East Dallas and Richardson Boys & Girls Clubs had the opportunity to attend Dillard’s Dress for Success event on Tuesday, October 27th at NorthPark Center. During the event, Dillard’s management staff gave a presentation on dressing …

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August
26
2015

Youth in underserved communities are at the heart of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas mission. This summer, BGCD was part of an exciting STEM pilot program with Imagine Science that aims to engage low-income and minority youth …

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August
26
2015

June 16th, AT&T invited BGCD members to a networking event at their global headquarters in Dallas. Event participants joined employees for breakfast followed by a Tech Center tour. During the tour, presentations were given on robotics, social media monitoring and …

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August
26
2015

Brain Gain was in full swing this summer at all BGCD locations! The program is comprised of one-week modules with fun, themed activities for elementary school, middle school and high school students. Each module takes a project-based learning approach and …

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August
1
2015

As the summer starts to wind down, and we start to gear up for another school year, I am thrilled to report that BGCD experienced the largest daily attendance in years topping nearly 1,300 members a day! It has been …

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