Coke Recipients
Coke Essay Contest

In February, Coca Cola Beverages Florida sponsored a Black History Month art and essay contest for all of our Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County members.  Club members ages 6-10 submitted works of art of an African American who inspire them, while members ages 11-18 submitted an essay of…

Stephanis Club visits the Frost Museum in Miami
Stephanis Club visits the Frost Museum in Miami

Thirteen (13) Club members from the Thomas D. Stephanis Boys & Girls Club of Broward County traveled to the Frost Science Museum in Miami for an incredible field trip on March 28.  Members enjoyed the 250-seat planetarium that uses 16-million-color 8K projection, surround sound and a vast dome…

Basketball Tournament
Basketball Tournament

The 2nd Annual Rick Case Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County Basketball Tournament was held March 25 – 28. The Florence A. DeGeorge Club in Davie hosted in the south and the Jim & Jan Moran Club in Deerfield Beach hosted in the north.  The tournament divides club members in two divisions,…

Cheerleading Tournament
Cheerleading Tournament

The annual Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County Cheerleading Competition was held on March 16 at the Rick Case Arena, located on the NSU campus in Davie.  Parents and spectators filled the stands to watch the fierce competition between the Clubs.  Teams showed up ready to wow the crowd with…

23rd Annual Ranch Roam
23rd Annual Ranch Roam

The 23rd Annual DEX Imaging Ranch Roam, hosted by “Alligator” Ron Bergeron & “ Alligator” Ali Waldman and Chaired by Kristene Tokesky, was a unique wild western experience held at “Alligator” Ron Bergeron’s Green Glades West Ranch and featured a night of Old Wild West excitement.

33rd Annual Golf Classic
33rd Annual Golf Classic

On Friday, March 29th, over 40 foursomes gathered at Jacaranda Golf Club, for the 33rd Annual Golf Classic, founded by the late Gary Rotella and his brother Bill.  One of the longest standing events for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County, this year’s event was chaired by Michael Hotte,…

Charity Navigaor 4-Star Award
BGCBC Receives 4-Star Charity Navigator Rating for 8th Consecutive Year!

On February 1, 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.   

Guy Holding Fish
2 Georges at the Cove Fishing Tournament

The 9th Annual Two Georges at The Cove Billfish Tournament was held January 31-February 2, 2019. There was a field of 20 boats registered, making this year’s tournament a huge success!

First Place Girl
BBX Capital Hosts Fine Arts Exhibition

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC) held its annual Fine Arts Exhibition on February 7 and was hosted by BBX Capital at their headquarters in downtown Fort Lauderdale. Our gracious host BBX Capital, along with BGCBC Board Member Lois Marino who helped coordinate the event, provided…

Spirt Dance
The Dreamers Talent Showcase

On Friday, February 1, the BGCBC Talent Showcase took place at Broward College.  The lights dimmed, and a hush went over the crowd as our Club members waited for the first act to take the stage. The excitement and energy were palpable throughout the showcase as act after act performed.  

2019 Annual Flag Football Tournament
2019 Annual Flag Football Tournament

This year’s 2019 Annual Flag Football Tournament was hosted by the Stephanis club, with the championship games being played out at the NFL Lester H. White Club, on its beautiful mini-astro turf field.   

Children creating T-Mobile projects
T-Mobile & BGCBC Partnership

T-Mobile, in partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, extended the opportunity for members from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC) to visit four (4) South Florida locations in order to learn more about their company and brand through T-Mobile’s Youth Career…

People viewing the Car collection
13th Annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance

Presented by Mercedes-Benz and AutoNation, the 13th Annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance was held February 22-24 in Boca Raton.   The weekend of festivities kicked-off on Friday night with the DuPont Registry Live Hangar Party at Atlantic Aviation at the Boca Raton Airport.  Guests perused an…

Brian with LHW members
CHANNING CROWDER TOY DRIVE

On December 20, the Lester H. White Boys & Girls Club in Fort Lauderdale was transformed into a broadcast center for the 7thAnnual Channing Crowder Toy Drive, sponsored by WQAM 560 Sports Radio. 

Rick & Rita Bike Giveaway
RITA & RICK CASE BIKE DONATION

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County programs have impacted our members’ lives, far and beyond, especially during the holiday season.

Wish Book
MIAMI HERALD MAKE A WISH PROGRAM

For more than 30 years, the Miami Herald Wish Book Program has spotlighted the needs of less fortunate individuals in South Florida.

Club Member with Santa
COX MEDIA LABOR OF LOVE CHRISTMAS PARTY

On December 20, Cox Media group Miami, home to radio stations 99Jamz, Hot 105, Hits 97.3 and Easy 93.1, converted their building into a Holiday Fun Zone and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County were on the guest list.

Group shot Panthers and Harvest Drive
PANTHER/HARVEST FOOD PACKING EVENT

On December 19, 2018, 50 Club members from the Rick & Rita Case, Florence DeGeorge and Nan Knox Clubs came together to assist The Florida Panthers and Harvest Drive with creating boxes of non-perishable food items to be distributed to families in need during the holidays.

Annual Awards Dinner Honors Board Members and Staff
Annual Awards Dinner Honors Board Members and Staff

With the holiday season in full effect, BGCBC has an extra special reason to celebrate being grateful this year.  On Thursday, November 29, 2018 BGCBC staff and volunteers came together for the Annual Awards Dinner to recognize the combined 140 years of service among our employees and volunteers…

LEVINE SLAUGHTER ANNUAL COMMUNITY BBQ
LEVINE SLAUGHTER ANNUAL COMMUNITY BBQ

The Levine/Slaughter Club hosted their Annual Community Barbecue on Saturday, November 3. The event was attended by over 400 Club members, their families and friends, along with many North Lauderdale residents attending the Club for the first time.

Keystone - Jill and Gameboy
BGCBC MEMBERS INDUCTED INTO KEYSTONE CLUBS

On November 2, the Lester H. White Boys & Girls Club was host for the Annual Keystone Installation Ceremony. Eleven Clubs came together to install this years’ new officers.

KENYAN DRAKE THANKSGIVING CELEBRATION
KENYAN DRAKE THANKSGIVING CELEBRATION

On November 11, members of BGCBC had a lot to be thankful for.  Miami Dolphins Running Back Kenyan Drake partnered with Publix and served a hearty Thanksgiving meal to 50 members of the Boys & Girls Club of Broward County at Hard Rock Stadium.  

Teen members “owned the night”
BGCBC Teens Host #WEOWNFRIDAY in Partnership with The Hartford

Teen members “owned the night” on Friday, November 16th, as multiple events were held at two of the clubs.  Team Members from our south clubs gathered at the Lester H. White Club as they were host for the #WEOWNFRIDAY, A Movie on the Lawn event.

Diamonds & Donuts Event Helps Raise Money for Keystone
Diamonds & Donuts Event Helps Raise Money for Keystone

On Saturday, November 17, our Keystone Club members participated in Diamonds and Donuts, an event hosted by Diamonds by Raymond Lee jewelry store, located in Boca Raton. This monthly car show event, gives a non-profit organization the opportunity to raise funds for their cause and this month BGCBC…

Rendezvous - DreamMaker's
THE BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF BROWARD COUNTY’S 31ST ANNUAL RENDEZVOUS

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County hosted its 31st Annual Yacht Rendezvous November 8-10, 2018. Founded by Rita and Rick Case of Rick Case Automotive Group and chaired by Christy and Larry Hierholzer, the event took place at Miami’s Fisher Island Club all to benefit the Boys & Girls…

Biker's Bash Kids Bike
THE 20TH ANNUAL ALLIGATOR ALLEY HARLEY-DAVIDSON BIKERS BASH

The 19th Annual Alligator Alley Harley-Davidson Bikers Bash was held December 6-9, 2018 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.

26th Annual HWTS Honors the Late H. Wayne Huizenga
26th Annual HWTS Honors the Late H. Wayne Huizenga

The 26th Annual “Hollywood Welcomes the Stars” event benefiting the Marti Huizenga Boys & Girls Club in Hollywood, was held on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at Margaritaville Beach Resort.  This year we had a special tribute honoring Philanthropist H. Wayne Huizenga, “A Champion For Our Youth.”…

BGCBC Members Become Junior Agents at Best Buy’s Geek Squad Academy
BGCBC Members Become Junior Agents at Best Buy’s Geek Squad Academy

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County and Best Buy hosted the Best Buy Geek Squad Academy on Saturday, Sept. 22 at the Leo Goodwin Teen Center and the Levine/Slaughter Boys & Girls Club. During the academy, over 100 Members, ages 10 – 18, learned how to create technology through fun,…

Broward College Helps BGCBC Member’s Parents Go Back To School!
Broward College Helps BGCBC Member’s Parents Go Back To School!

Broward College partners with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County to not only promote its programs to teens, but to BGCBC parents as well. BGCBC hosted three Broward College Parent Nights at the Leo Goodwin Teen Center, Lester H. White Club and the Florence A. De George Club to share…

Members get VIP treatment from Hotwire Communications
Members get VIP treatment from Hotwire Communications

Hotwire Communications recently hosted a Career Open House for our club members at their corporate headquarters in Fort Lauderdale.  Senior Vice President and BGCBC Board member,