The Brigade Boys & Girls Club is excited to announce a grant on behalf of Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA), Coca-Cola and WellPoint Foundation to support the Club’s Triple Play program. Triple Play, a comprehensive health and wellness program focused on improving the overall health of Club members, will be implemented at the Club’s New Hanover and Pender County sites. The $5,000Learn more
We are excited to announce November 22nd is the date for the 5th Annual Beach Bash. All proceeds from the event benefit the Brigade. Join us for a night of great music, raffles & a silent auction!
The Brigade Boys & Girls Club is excited to announce a partnership with Live Oak Bank to help provide after-school programming to local youth. From October 1st through December 31st 2014, Live Oak Bank will match any donation to the Club up to $25,000. The Brigade Boys & Girls Club currently serves over 1,300 youth annually in their sites in New Hanover and PenderLearn more
The main focus of these programs is to help youth become responsible, caring, productive citizens and to acquire life skills. They also develop leadership skills and provide opportunities for planning, decision-making and contributing to the Club and community. These programs empower youth to support and influence their Club and community, sustain meaningful relationships with others, develop a positive self-image and respect their own and others’ cultural identities.Read more
These programs help youth create aspirations and goals for the future, providing opportunities for career exploration and educational enhancement. Programs in this core program area enable youth to become proficient in basic educational disciplines, as well as apply learning to everyday situations and embrace technology to achieve success in a career.Read more
These initiatives help young people enhance self-expression and creativity, develop multicultural appreciation, provide exposure to and develop skills in crafts and visual, performing and literary arts. Programs in this area enable youth to develop their creativity and cultural awareness through knowledge and appreciation of the visual arts, crafts, performing arts and creative writing.Read more