BGCD Hosts Olympic Day Celebration to Support Team USA

[bt_section][bt_row][bt_column width=”1/2″][bt_text] DORCHESTER, MA — In honor of the 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games, BGCD hosted an Olympic Day event where our members participated in a series of minute-to-win-it type games. By wearing red, white, and blue and creating signs, BGCD members showed their encouragement and support for the USA Women’s Soccer Team and Olympic athlete […]

Join Our 2021 Rodman Ride Team!

[bt_section][bt_row][bt_column width=”1/1″][bt_text] BOSTON, MA — On September 25th, we will be back on the road for an in-person Rodman Ride for Kids! The event will feature a 25 or 50 mile route that will begin and end at Rodman Ford in Foxboro. If you can’t Ride, you can still participate in the Virtual Ride and […]

BGCD Hosts 28th Annual NEWLA & Honoree VIP Reception

[bt_section][bt_row][bt_column width=”1/1″][bt_text] BOSTON, MA — On June 16th, BGCD was able to host a special in-person VIP Reception to celebrate our 2021 New England Women’s Leadership Awards at the Seaport Hotel. The night was filled with smiles and laughter as we were able to reconnect. We were welcomed by BGCD Board Member Lynda Thomas and […]

BGCD & Martin Richard Foundation Begin Challenger Baseball Season

[bt_section][bt_row][bt_column width=”1/1″][bt_text] DORCHESTER, MA — Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester, in partnership with the Martin Richard Foundation, kicked off our Challenger Sports Baseball season this weekend at Garvey Park in Dorchester! Our Challenger Sports program provides an opportunity for children of all abilities to participate in multiple sports during the school year such as […]

VP of Youth & Teen Development Queenie Santos Honored by “Shirts Off Our Backs”

[bt_section][bt_row][bt_column width=”1/1″][bt_text] BOSTON, MA — This week, our Queenie was honored as a part of the annual “Shirts Off Our Backs” Program by TD Bank! As a part of this recognition, Queenie received a personal thank you video and a game issued jersey from Boston Bruins Player John Moore. Queenie has worked at BGCD for […]

BGCD Competes in BGCA National Fine Arts Competition

[bt_section][bt_row][bt_column width=”1/1″][bt_text] DORCHESTER, MA — Six talented Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester members have been selected from our local Fine Arts exhibit to have their artwork entered into Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s National Fine Arts competition. Thank you to all our members who created amazing artwork for this competition and best of […]

BGCD Congratulates Our Youth of the Year Finalists, Boy, Girl, and Youth of the Year

[bt_section][bt_row][bt_column width=”1/2″][bt_text] DORCHESTER, MA — Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester would like to congratulate our nine Youth of the Year Finalists for 2021. We would like to recognize Dhoha Hussein, Tina Le, Gabby Gold, Cordell Givens, Patrick DaSilva and Zhilee Cine for all their accomplishments. We would also like to congratulate Anthony Curioso who […]

BGCD & body+fuel Featured on WCVB Channel 5 “5 for Good”

[bt_section][bt_row][bt_column width=”1/1″][bt_text] DORCHESTER, MA — This month, BGCD and local Dorchester fitness studio body+fuel are celebrating the 4 year anniversary of our partnership! To help celebrate, WCVB Channel 5 came to check out our programming and interview some staff and members. BGCD member Gabby says the partnership has been life-changing for her, as it has […]

Boston 25 Meteorologist Vicki Graf Hosts BGCD Members for Virtual Tour

[bt_section][bt_row][bt_column width=”1/1″][bt_text] BOSTON, MA  — Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester Learning Hub members were able to attend a special meteorology session with Boston 25 meteorologist Vicki Graf. Vicki was kind enough to spend time with our members via Zoom. Vicki gave our Club members a virtual tour of the studio and talked about her […]

BGCD Member Meets Mayor Walsh for Winning 2020 Holiday Card Contest

[bt_section][bt_row][bt_column width=”1/2″][bt_text] BOSTON, MA — BGCD member An V. is very talented artist. We are so proud that his delightful painting of a snowman was chosen to be displayed on Mayor Martin J. Walsh‘s 2020 Holiday Card! In addition to having his beautiful work admired by thousands of people across the City of Boston, An […]