Boys & Girls Clubs of King County was honored by Seattle Business magazine 2018 Community Impact Awards  for “saving, changing and improving lives in the Puget Sound region.”


Richard Harris, Boys & Girls Clubs Board Chair, shared “Being include among the incredible organizations represented is an honor in itself, and on behalf of our board, staff, families and our Club kids, we are grateful for the opportunity to be such a cornerstone community resource for young people in the greater Seattle area. Boys & Girls Clubs strive to be safe places to gather and integral parts of our families and neighborhoods. Thank you for this extraordinary honor.”


Thanks to Seattle Business magazine and it's judges (below) for awarding Boys & Girls Clubs a Silver Award in the Youth Development Academy.

  • Sue Bennett, executive director, Leadership Tomorrow
  • Jon Fine, CEO, United Way of King County
  • Jan Hendrickson, regional managing director, Ascent Private Capital Management, U.S. Bank
  • John Kelly, SVP of global public affairs and social impact, Starbucks Corporation
  • Luni Libes, founder and managing director, Fledge
  • Kerri Schroeder, Seattle market president, Bank of America

Congratulations to the YMCA of Greater Seattle and other other key partners and supporters: CFO Selections, KeyBankPCC Community Markets, and Starbucks.

Click to learn more about Seattle Business magazine's Community Impact Awards and to view all of the winners.