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Food Distribution April 2, 2020

Good Afternoon Parents and Guardians, During these uncertain times with the COVID-19 crisis, we are excited to still provide our members and their families with food via our mobile pantry program in partnership with Feeding the Valley. On tomorrow, April 2, 2020, we will be distributing food at our Jane Willson Club, located at 1012 Holloway Avenue, beginning at 10:00 AM. In order to serve our community while remaining safe during this health crisis, we ask that you read and abide by the...



ALL CLUB LOCATIONS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE!!! Safety is the number one priority of Boys & Girls Clubs of Albany, and we are doing everything possible to keep children, our staff, and volunteers protected from the COVID-19 virus. Based upon the recommendations of local, state and national health experts we have decided to close the Club until further notice. During that time, we will take the necessary steps (including deep cleaning of the Clubs, etc.) to ensure that all kids,...

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Inside the NBA Cast Hosts BGC of Albany Members

Christmas 2018 will go down as the best Christmas ever for 15 of our club members who traveled to Atlanta, Georgia on December 20th, for a VIP behind-the-scenes tour of Turner Studios. What our members didn’t know was they would be meeting the crew from Inside the NBA (Charles Barkley, Ernie Johnson Reggie Miller and Kenny “The Jet” Smith) and receiving gifts which included brand new bikes. Our members were also surprised with a visit from award winning actress Taraji P. Henson who...

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Tree of Hope for Albany Youth

Boys & Girls Clubs of Albany is more than just a youth development organization. It is a place where youth are given hope for a bright future and opportunities to realize their dreams. As the Holiday season continues, we are focused on providing our members with hope and opportunity for their present and future lives via our Tree of Hope end-of-year campaign. The Tree of Hope is an actual tree that holds the hopes and dreams of our members. The Tree of Hope is located in the lobby of our...

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Thanksgiving Community Feeding Event Sponsored by Club Alumnus

Two years ago Trevor Williams had the idea to give back to his hometown by sponsoring a Thanksgiving Dinner for the elderly. The idea turned into a working plan, and with the help of his mother, Ms. Slynthia Williams, his vision became a reality as more than 100+ elderly persons from the community came out to enjoy an early Thanksgiving dinner – complete with homemade sweet potato pie and red velvet cake on November 17, 2018. Trevor, a Boys & Girls Clubs of Albany Alumnus, remembers his...

Club Re-Openings

Greetings Parents and Guardians, After the devastation of Hurricane Michael our community is finally getting back to a new normal. We are happy to aanouce that the following Boys & Girls Clubs locations will be open for regualr programming starting Monday, October 22, 2018: Thornton Park Jefferson Street Lipsey Pate Jane Willson Lamar Reese Please make note that our Covenant will re-open at a later date. Until that time, members attending Covenant will report to our...

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Jefferson Club Unveils New Gymnasium!

Boys & Girls Clubs of Albany’s Jefferson Club has recently unveiled a newly rennovated gymnasium. Young people in the community will take part in a variety of exciting sports and recreational activities designed to improve their fitness levels, social skills and positive character traits. Special thanks to our sponsors and government leaders for creating this amazing resource for kids and teens.

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The Jefferson Club Says Goodbye to Old Gym

The Jefferson Street Club will soon cut the ribbon on a new state-of-the-art gymnasium. Here is a “before” picture of the space. Now is a good time to reflect on old memories as we prepare for the exciting new reveal!