BGCB helps youth make positive choices by providing a safe haven with caring adult role models, and programs that build skills, confidence and hope for the future.
BGCB approached Hill Holliday about the pro-bono campaign in 2007 after learning from the Mayor's Office that many families in our service area were not aware of the accessibility and affordability of the after-school programs.
BGCB has a 115-year history rooted in partnership with government, schools, the business community, major non-profits such as hospitals, museums, and human service agencies, and families.
On August 18, Delta Dental of Massachusetts will host a job shadowing event at its Charlestown headquarters for BGCB Charlestown Club teen summer program participants.
Earlier this year, Delta Dental of Massachusetts and BGCB Charlestown Club partnered to create the Delta Dental Fay Donohue Scholarship.
To learn more about the BGCB Charlestown Club visit www.
Now that BGCB and Steppingstone have Upromise accounts, supporters of either organization can become Upromise members and contribute to their respective college scholarship funds.
By participating in the Ten Friends initiative, BGCB can now offer college scholarships for deserving beneficiaries.
Education programs at BGCB form the foundation of our efforts to prepare youth for productive and responsible lives, and include tutoring for elementary- and middle-school kids and college prep services for high-schoolers," said Linda Whitlock, president and CEO of BGCB.
provides youth with a safe, secure environment that meets educational, social and emotional needs, that both challenges and nurtures, and that gives them opportunities to interact with consistent and caring adult role models.