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Keep up with what is happening at the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area.

Announcing BGCAA’s New COO Alison Hall!

Announcing BGCAA’s New COO Alison Hall!

BGCAA is pleased to announce the newest member of our executive leadership team, Chief of Operations Alison Hall! Alison brings more than 22 years of experience in public education to the BGCAA team, including 10 years of service as a principal and three years of...

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Join in on the Fun for #BGCWeek at #BGCAA!

Join in on the Fun for #BGCWeek at #BGCAA!

We're kicking off National Boys & Girls Clubs Week here at Boys & Girls Clubs of Austin, a week to celebrate both the invaluable service our Clubs bring to the Austin metro community by paving the road for all young people to build Great Futures and...

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BGCAA Mourns Loss of Ara Duke & Lyndsey Vicknair

BGCAA Mourns Loss of Ara Duke & Lyndsey Vicknair

This week, the entire team at the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area (BGCAA) suffered a great loss when they learned that Ms. Ara Duke – an interventionist at IDEA Rundberg and BGCAA’s primary school liaison for the Boys & Girls Club at IDEA Rundberg – was...

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Celebrating 5 Years of Home Club!

Celebrating 5 Years of Home Club!

This year, the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area (BGC Austin) is proudly celebrating the 5th Anniversary of their flagship location, Home Club on the Sheth Family Campus, which was formally recognized in April in a Proclamation from City of Austin Mayor Kirk...

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Boys & Girls Clubs featured on We Are Austin!

Boys & Girls Clubs featured on We Are Austin!

Check out this - We Are Austin interview with our Director of Development Paul Turner, who discusses the 5th Anniversary of our Home Club on the Sheth Family Campus and how youth can participate in our free summer camps and afterschool programs! Click here to view the...

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2024 Great Futures Luncheon

2024 Great Futures Luncheon

We are buzzing with excitement about our upcoming Great Futures Luncheon on Friday, May 3rd at the Four Seasons Austin.We are excited to announce our engaging lineup for this year's event, featuring Jay Hartzell, President of the University of Texas at Austin as our...

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2024 Youth of the Year Award

2024 Youth of the Year Award

Please join us in sending a huge congratulations to Marley A., the winner of the Boys & Girls’ Clubs of Austin’s 2024 Youth of the Year Award!The Youth of the Year (YOY) award is an annual Boys & Girls Clubs initiative to celebrate the extraordinary achievements of...

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BGC Youth Hit NASCAR!

BGC Youth Hit NASCAR!

What an experience! In late March, NASCAR invited several BGCAA youth to attend the NASCAR Cup Series at Circuit of the Americas in Austin. In addition to getting up-close access to the race itself, youth were given a behind-the-scenes tour of race operations. NASCAR...

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Women’s History Month at BGCAA!

Women’s History Month at BGCAA!

  At BGCAA, Women’s History Month is a special time, because it not only provides us with an opportunity to stop and recognize the amazing women throughout the organization who give their all to our mission and our youth, but it is also an opportunity to reflect...

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Building a Brand Off the Field

Building a Brand Off the Field

College athletes score big with Moody College NIL branding class Quinn Ewers is no stranger to endorsement deals. The star Longhorn quarterback and University of Texas at Austin sophomore has done ads for Sonic, Holy Kombucha and the Austin-based Davis Law Firm. So...

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