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A Look into Voyageur’s Garden & Greenhouse

A Look into Voyageur’s Garden & Greenhouse

One of the many highlights at BGCTC’s Voyageur Environmental Center (VEC) is the Garden Program. Through hands-on activities, Club youth learn about topics such as food production, composting, pollinator conservation, protecting water quality, and the impact of...

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Heart of VEC’s Waterfront Programs!

Heart of VEC’s Waterfront Programs!

Located at the heart of BGCTC’s Voyageur Environmental Learning Center (VEC) property is a breathtaking waterfront area nestled on beautiful Little Long Lake in Mound, Minnesota. This waterfront area is a core component of environmental education programming and...

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Seeking Help Without Shame: Soriya’s Story

Seeking Help Without Shame: Soriya’s Story

*pictured on the left Soriya has attended the Mt. Airy Club for the past 2 ½ years and will be graduating from high school in June! Looking toward the future, she is making a conscious choice to take a year off to prioritize her mental health and wellbeing before...

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BGCTC Announces New Elected Board Members!

As we continue our journey of growth, guided by the North Star Goal of “all members on track for a successful future beyond high school,” Boys & Girls Club of the Twin Cities would like to announce seven recently elected members to our Board of Directors: Abe...

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2024 Youth of the Year Candidates

2024 Youth of the Year Candidates

As the new year begins, we are getting excited to celebrate the extraordinary achievements of Club teens by recognizing the Youth of the Year. Club members who earn the Youth of the Year title embody the values of leadership service; academic excellence; and healthy...

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Michael’s Story – Give in Gratitude

Michael’s Story – Give in Gratitude

Earlier this year, thanks to generous support from Best Buy, BGCTC was the fortunate recipient of a brand-new Best Buy Teen Tech Center (BBTTC) that was implemented in partnership with Richfield Public Schools at our Richfield Middle School Club Site....

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