Boys & Girls Clubs of Albany is excited to partner with businesses and Corporate Partnershipscorporations in our community. Partners make a powerful impact on the lives of our Club members. Below are various ways that your company can support our work while meeting your prosocial and philathropic goals. We are also well-positioned to develop a personalized partnership plan to meet your specific needs. Please contact mlaster@bgcalbany.org to explore partnership opportunities.

CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY

Boys & Girls Clubs of Albany invites businesses to partner with us by making a gift in support of our youth development programs or local Club facilities. Your contributions will help us fulfill or mission by providing life-enhancing programs for thousands of kids and teens in greater Albany’s most distressed and disadvantaged communities. Our partners can contribute to programs that foster academic success, character and leadership development, technology, the arts, sports, fitness and recreation. Support can also be provided to renovate and maintain our Clubhouses. We are proud to recognize and support corporate contributors at our Clubs with signage, media promotion and social networks.

EVENT SPONSORSHIP

Boys & Girls Clubs of Albany can help companies make a positive impact on the lives of young people through the sponsorship of special events. Our community events present opportunities for you to engage with other local business and civic leaders who all share a deep commitment to the growth and development of community youth. Sponsor our Steak-N-Burger dinner or one of our other popular events and help make a difference in our community.

WORKPLACE GIVING

Workplace Giving Campaigns are designed to allow your employees to readily connect with a cause that is meaningful to them. Boys & Girls Clubs of Albany can help establish opportunities for employees to support our youth development programs through payroll deductions. We will be happy to offer presentations to your business to promote this employee giving option.

EMPLOYER/EMPLOYEE-SPONSORED FUNDRAISERS

Looking for a great cause to support while driving business and productivity? For example, want to organize a special promotion where a percent of proceeds from your sales (burgers, flowers, general merchandise, etc.) are donated to the Club? How about a dress-down day at work? Boys & Girls Clubs of Albany can be named the beneficiary of fundraising activities that you design to demonstrate your company’s community philanthropy, reach out to new customers or to boost employee morale. We will be happy to partner with you to help make your fundraising activity a great success.

IN-KIND DONATIONS

Boys & Girls Clubs of Albany seeks in-kind donations of supplies and equipment for our youth programs (new board games, pool tables, table tennis, computer tablets, instruments, cameras, video cameras, art supplies, office supplies, sporting goods, etc) Contact mlaster@bgcalbany.org to explore donation options.