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Success Ahead: Benji’s Story

enji is a first grader and club member attending at our West Side Club in St. Paul and takes part in our Numeracy Enrichment program. From Fall to Winter, he has moved from the high-risk category in Math to the low-risk category.

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Success Ahead: Nia’s Story

Mia is a fifth-grade student attending the Jerry Gamble Club in North Minneapolis and a BGCTC Club 52 Member, meaning she attends the Club often. From fall to winter, she moved from the high-risk category in reading to the some-risk category and raised her cumulative score by 15 points…

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Spirit of Voyageur: Year-Round Education

The staff at The staff at Voyageur are dedicated to finding new ways for youth to experience outdoor education YEAR-ROUND! One way this has been accomplished is through the creation of Tree Trek, a new interactive way to learn about the trees, ecology, and natural...

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Tamara Moore No Limits Program

BGCTC is proud to honor Tamara Moore. Not only is Tamara a BGCTC Jerry Gamble Club alum, she's also a professional basketball player who competed in the WNBA and Europe. She is the first African American women to be named the head coach of a collegiate men's...

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BGCTC Summer Programming

The school year is coming to a close and BGCTC is getting ready for summer programming to begin on June 13. Our Minneapolis and St. Paul Clubs will be open all Summer with meals, literacy, numeracy, and STEAM activities, sports programs, and so much more. Clubs will...

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Growing Strong: Cooking Program at Patrick Henry

The cooking program at our Patrick Henry Club has been a huge hit with the high school students. The group meets weekly to learn about healthy recipes, substitutions, and affordable nutrition. *Brianna often attends the program and told staff, “I like how we can all...

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