2023 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...

Capstone Libraries

A group of local educational publishers collaborated to implement brand new age-appropriate K-5 hardcover libraries at six Club locations over the past few months! These books are labeled by reading level and cover diverse topics, genres, and characters for all...

Winter 2022 Newsletter

The past few months at the Clubs have been busy! Here are some highlights: SPS Commerce employees assembled hundreds of bikes donated by SPS Commerce, which were then donated to BGCTC and Club members. With the help of board members and Great Lakes Coca-Cola, bikes...
Braxton’s Story

Braxton’s Story

Braxton* is a fourth grader attending the Westside Club in St. Paul. At the beginning of 2022, he was assessed to be four grades behind academically. The club staff connected with his parents and were able to create a support plan for Braxton. The club staff invested...
Maya’s Story

Maya’s Story

Maya* has been coming to the Clubs for over 7 years. When she first became a member, she was very timid and shy. This past year, she had the opportunity to create a podcast with several other members. At first, she was nervous to share and speak in front of groups...