Club Members & Alumni Host Leadership Conference for Teens

The Dr. Harold Reitman Club along with Mychaela O., Ezekiel Shaw and  Michael O. conducted a 3-Day Leadership & College Conference for their peers. The Trio played host to 20-25 teen members from the Dr. Harold “HACKIE” Reitman & Nan Knox Linda & Douglas Von Allmen Campus Clubs March…

Cowboys & Cowgirls Gather To Support BGCBC At Annual Ranch Roam!
Cowboys & Cowgirls Gather To Support BGCBC At Annual Ranch Roam!

On Saturday, March 11, 2017, guests of the 21st Annual DEX imaging Ranch Roam presented by the Florida Panthers Foundation, dressed in their best cowboy and cowgirls duds enjoyed a night of Old West excitement. The event, hosted by “Alligator” Ron Bergeron & Ali Waldman and chaired by Polly…

Reitman Keystone Club Named National Keystone Club of the Year!!!

Dr. Harold Reitman Keystone Club wins Boys & Girls Clubs of America Keystone Club of the Year!!! Congratulations to Coach Christine, Club Staff and all of our members!! The announcement was made at the 50th Annual National Keystone Conference in Chicago, IL earlier this month.  The conference…

2017 Flag Football Tournament
2017 Flag Football Tournament

Flag Football season is an exciting time in our Clubs, with weeks of practice and preparation preceding the anticipated BGCBC Annual Flag Football Tournament. Each year we expect nothing but greatness displayed by all members that participate.  The week-long event is attended by parents, siblings,…

11th Annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance presented by Mercedes-Benz and AutoNation
11th Annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance presented by Mercedes-Benz and AutoNation

The 11th annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance presented by Mercedes-Benz and AutoNation has raised nearly $10 million to date for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County. Hosted for the 11th consecutive year at the Boca Raton Resort & Club, the event took place February 10-12 and…

4th Annual Channing Crowder’s Bass Fishing
4th Annual Channing Crowder’s Bass Fishing

The 4th Annual Channing Crowder’s Bass Fishing tournament took place on Saturday, January 21, 2017. The event, founded by Channing Crowder, was an official partner of the FLW, chaired by Cary Goldberg of Diversified Companies and hosted by Mike Surman – a 20 year FLW Pro veteran! The 4th Annual…

BGCBC Members Go Bass Fishing
BGCBC Members Go Bass Fishing

The 4th Annual Channing Crowder Bass Fishing Tournament included an exciting experience for members of the Dr. Harold Reitman Boys & Girls Club. Members from the Club participated in a fishing adventure and they loved every moment of it. Held at Bass Fishing Pro Shops/Outdoor World, the 15 Club…

BGCBC Awarded Markel Safety 1st Designation for 2nd Year in a Row!

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County has been awarded the Markel Safety 1st award for 2016 for the second year in a row.  BGCBC is one of only 3 Boys & Girls Clubs to receive this prestigious designation for 2 or more years in a row.

Lifetime Giving and Legacy Societies Induct 8 New Members!
Lifetime Giving and Legacy Societies Induct 8 New Members!

On February 23, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC) held an Appreciation Social for Lifetime Giving and Legacy Society members to highlight their philanthropy. The Lifetime Giving Society recognition program pays tribute to individuals who have shown a deep commitment to Boys…

75,000 More Meals for Families in Broward!
75,000 More Meals for Families in Broward!

On February 25, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County, funded by the Walmart Foundation and in partnership with Feeding South Florida and Meals of Hope, held a volunteer event that assembled meals for families in need throughout Broward County. Part of the Defeating Food Insecurity Program,…

BGCBC Receives $200,000 as 2017 Bank of America Broward County Neighborhood Builder for Workforce Development Program!

As the 2017 Neighborhood Builder, Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County will receive $200,000 in flexible funding, leadership development, a network of peer organizations across the U.S. and the opportunity to access capital in order to expand our impact in the community.  Funding will support…

Nan Knox Club Member Inspires Community Fundraiser

Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County Advisory Council member and longtime volunteer, Julie Saumsiegle, recently wrote in her blog about an inspirational Club member, Kayla, Nan Knox's 2015-2016 Youth of the Year, Keystone Club President and winner of a National Keystone Award.

Biker’s Bash Junior Leadership Program

The 2016 Biker’s Bash Junior Leadership (BBJL) program was a tremendous success.  This year, BBJL Club members worked with V-Twin staff to construct the Biker’s Bash motorcycle that was auctioned off at the 18th Annual Chester’s Fort Lauderdale Harley Davidson Biker’s Bash presented by V-Twin…

Channing & Aja Crowder’s 5th Annual Holiday Toy Drive

On December 14, 2016, the on-air crew from WQAM, including former Captain of the Miami Dolphins, Channing Crowder, broadcast live from the lobby of the Lester H. White Boys & Girls Club in Ft. Lauderdale. Hosts asked listeners to help give kids in need a special Christmas by dropping toys off…

Marti Huizenga - Beloved Board Member & Friend

Earlier this month, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC) lost a beloved longtime supporter, friend and advocate of our youth, Marti Huizenga.  Marti joined the BGCBC family in 1979, taking an active role in the BGCBC’s Women Division, and quickly became involved in various special…

Upcoming Events

Upcoming events benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County

Adopt A Family Brings Christmas to 248 Kids!

This year, thanks to our hardworking staff, volunteers and donors, the Adopt a Family Program identified 100 Club families that needed extra Holiday cheer and gifted them with presents for each child.

White 1934 Ford Street Rod Roadster
Classic Hot Rod Auction To Benefit The Broward County Boys & Girls Clubs

March 27-29, Auctions America's Fort Lauderdale Sale returns to the Greater Fort Lauderdale / Broward County Convention Center. This multi-day event, regarded as South Florida's premier collector car auction, features approximately 500 vehicles. 100% of the proceeds for the sale of a 1934 Ford…

Picture of two cars at the hangar party.
9TH ANNUAL BOCA CONCOURS HANGAR PARTY

The 9th Annual Boca Concours Hangar Party, benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County

Ryan Hunter-Reay posing for a picture with a group of kids from the boys and girls club.
BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF BROWARD COUNTY MEET RYAN HUNTER-REAY, INDYCAR© CHAMP!

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County were recently invited AutoNation to meet IndyCar© Champion Ryan Hunter-Reay. He signed autographs for the kids and everyone had a great time.

TH ANNUAL FUTURE TASTES GREAT COMPETITION A HUGE SUCCESS!
5TH ANNUAL FUTURE TASTES GREAT COMPETITION A HUGE SUCCESS!

The 5th Annual Future Tastes Great Culinary Competition benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County was a major success having raised $80,000 for the Culinary Arts Department! 250 guests tasted some of the best cuisine in South Florida created by some of the finest chefs in the area…

2017 Gamesroom Tournament
2017 Gamesroom Tournament

The day had finally arrived and what an exciting way to celebrate our Winter Break with The Annual Game room Tournament on Friday, January 6, 2017. This year Nan Knox hosted the 2017 Boys & Girls Club North Division and Florence A. DeGeorge Club hosted the South Division. Both Club members and…