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32ND ANNUAL YACHT RENDEZVOUS

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County hosted its 32nd Annual Yacht Rendezvous November 7th -9th, 2019. The three day event, founded by Rita and Rick Case of Rick Case Automotive Group and Chaired by Christy and Larry Hierholzer, took place at the ultra-exclusive Fisher Island Club in Miami.

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Mic Drop Workshops

The purpose of Mic Drop Workshop is to help teen Club members find their voice and rediscover their self-confidence in a more compelling and passionate way

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Rick Case Honda Store Visit – Rick & Rita Case Club

Rick Case Honda in Davie hosted ten (10) teen members from the Rick & Rita Case Boys & Girls Club. The visit began with a tour of the Showroom.

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NSU Career Launch

BGCBC visited the Nova Southeastern University Campus on November 11, 2019. Sixty (60) high school juniors and seniors were invited to tour the campus and learn about NSU admissions and traditions.

John Clidas, Richard Lane, Dr. Doug Laurie
RICHARD LANE NAMED BGCBC VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR

Rich has been volunteering for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County for 14 years and has served on the Advisory Council of the Reitman Club where he was heavily involved in the Teen Caravan event on Christmas morning and has provided an abundance of office equipment to the Club and the…

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BGCBC ANNUAL AWARDS DINNER

On Thursday, November 21, BGCBC volunteers and staff came together for the Annual Awards Dinner, which recognizes the years of service that our volunteers and employees have provided to make a difference in the lives of our youth every day.   

Charity Navigator 2019
BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF BROWARD COUNTY EARNS NINTH CONSECUTIVE 4-STAR RATING FROM CHARITY NAVIGATOR

Charity Navigator has awarded the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County the coveted “4-star rating out of 4-stars” for the ninth consecutive year. This is the highest possible rating awarded by Charity Navigator and indicates that BGCBC is strong financially and committed to accountability and…

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27th Annual Hollywood Welcomes the Stars

The 27th Annual “Hollywood Welcomes the Stars” benefiting the Marti Huizenga Boys & Girls Club was held on Friday, October 25 at the Signature Grand, in Davie, FL.

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17th Annual CaddyShack Revisited Golf Tournament

The 17th Annual CaddyShack Revisited Golf Tournament presented by BMW of Pembroke Pines, founded by Rita Case and Co-Chaired by Jeffrey Duecker & Glenn Olson took place on Monday, October 14th, 2019 at the exclusive Grande Oaks Golf Club.

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23rd Annual Dunn’s Run

The 23rd Annual Dunn’s Run was held on Sunday, October 6, 2019, benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County. On a beautiful South Florida day 1,200 runners/walkers participated in the 5-mile run or the 5K walk & run around scenic Deerfield Beach.

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HUIZEGA CLUB GETS A NEW GYM

Scott Linsky, Shannon Wilbur, and their Planet Fitness Team worked their magic and granted the wish of the teens at the Marti Huizenga Unit by updating the Joe Sonken Charitable Trust Fitness Center and transforming it into a mini Planet Fitness gym.

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BGCBC ANNUAL OLYMPICS DAY TRACK & FIELD EVENT

Club members took advantage of a no school day on October 18 to show off their speed, endurance and agility at BGCBC’s Annual Olympics Day Track & Field event. 

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HOTWIRE COMMUNICATIONS POP UP CAREER PROGRAM

Hotwire Communications hosted 13 teen members from the Nan Knox Boys & Girls Club at their facility in Fort Lauderdale. Hotwire employees planned a day to prepare members for the workforce.

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LEXISNEXIS INCLUDES BGCBC IN THEIR NATIONAL CONFERENCE

LexisNexis hosted their annual National Conference in Boca Raton and sent over 60 employees to the Stephanis Boys & Girls Club for a Day of Service. 

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SKECHERS SHOE EVENT

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County partnered with Tiffany Turner and Soles 4 Souls for its very 1st Skecher’s Day event. With the help of Club staff and volunteers from both Soles 4 Souls and Shoe Carnival, over 1,500 pairs of Bob’s Clogs were distributed to Club members and their…

Charity Navigator
BGCBC Receives 4-Star Charity Navigator Rating for 9th Consecutive Year

Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC) was awarded the coveted 4-star rating from Charity Navigator for demonstrating strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency.   Charity Navigator is America's premier independent charity evaluator.

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Florida Panthers Art Exhibit Partnership

On August 19, the Art Program at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County took a different kind of flight! The Florida Panthers, in partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County, debuted a new mural in Terminal 2 at the Fort Lauderdale International Airport, called “Territory…

Drive for Supplies with Easy 93.1
3rd Annual Back to School Supply Drive

Our annual Back to School Supply Drive gets bigger and better each year thanks to the help of all Rick Case Automotive Group dealerships, Cox Media’s Easy 93.1, Office Depot, Pembroke Lakes Mall, JC Penney, California Pizza Kitchen, Team National and others

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Marine Career Day

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County partnered with the Marine Industries Association of South Florida (MIASF) to host a Marine Career Day on Wednesday, August 7. The purpose of the Career Day event is to expose teen Club Members to marine careers.

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Hall Society Anniversary Social

The Hall Society held its annual gathering at Piazza Italia to celebrate the group’s first anniversary. The Venetian room was packed for the Italian themed night.

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Annual Club Clean Up

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County’s Annual Club Clean-up took place on Saturday, August 3rd from 9am-2pm. We were joined by over 339 volunteers who dedicated their day to helping us prepare our Clubs for the upcoming school year.

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County Board Member Recognized By National Organization

Boys & Girls Clubs of America and its Florida Area Council presented, John Clidas, Vice President and Senior Relationship Manager with Synovus Trust Company, with the 2019 New Board Member of the Year Award at the annual Florida Area Council conference on August 23, 2019 in Jupiter, FL.

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Money Mentors

Club members and chaperones from Blackrock private equity, Wells Fargo and Synovus got a behind the scenes tour of the Miami branch of the Federal Reserve Bank to learn about careers in the financial world.

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County Reality Store Presented by BlackRock

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County hosted the Reality Store on Wednesday, March 20 and Wednesday, July 24 at Junior Achievement of South Florida’s Finance Park. During the two (2) events, hosted by BlackRock, over 120 Club Members received “a life” including a career, ranging from…

Broward College Career Day
Career Launch – A Day at Broward College

Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County partnered with Broward College’s Central Campus to host Career Launch, A Day at Broward College. During the event, 264 Club Members learned about the programs and majors offered at Broward College.

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Columbia University STEM Program

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County partnered with Columbia University to implement the Columbia University in STEM Program. The purpose of the program is to prepare motivated high school students from typically underrepresented populations for STEM studies in college in collaboration with…

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Cause Marketing Partner

Total Warranty Services insures vehicles and they also insure that our kids are cared for. They selected BGCBC as their preferred charity 3 years ago. Each year their staff, vendors and customers raise money to support our clubs and this year they raised over $58,000 for our mission.

2019 Scholarship winners
Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County 2018 Scholarship Dinner

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County celebrated 38 exceptional young men and women during the Annual Scholarship Dinner on Wednesday, July 17 at the Westin Fort Lauderdale.

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Pop-up Career Shop at Dr. Harold Reitman Club

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County hosted its first Pop-up Career Shop at the Dr. Harold Reitman Club. The purpose of the Pop-up Career Shop is to provide a space for Club Members to learn about a specific career in an interactive and fun environment.

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Wine Women & Shoes

The 1st Annual Wine Women & Shoes presented by Publix Charities was hosted at the Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort on Saturday, May 4th