LunchBreak is our annual luncheon showcasing a dynamic keynote speaker, the inspiring stories of our youth and alumni, and an opportunity to learn more about the mission-driven programming we offer at Boys & Girls Clubs of King County. This fundraising event supports kids and teens at our 34 sites throughout Greater Seattle. Event schedule: Coffee and networking: 11 am-12 pm Lunch and program: 12 pm-1 pm There is no cost to attend the lunch, but guests will be asked to make a
King County Youth of the Year Saturday, February 8, 2020 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. Southwest Boys & Girls Club Register Meet the 2020 Youth of the Year Candidates! Join us for Youth of the Year 2020 to celebrate Club members who have shown exceptional character and accomplishments. You'll hear powerful stories from impressive young people about finding and embracing their local Boys & Girls Clubs, building positive change in their communities, and pursuing fulfilling futures in their education and
Join us on January 23 at the Mercer Island Boys & Girls Club to hear from an inspiring speaker while supporting Mercer Island kids and teens! Last year, our Mercer Island Club provided over 1,900 kids with a safe place, guided mentorship, and life-enhancing programs focused on academics, leadership, and healthy lifestyles. As we expand our membership and further improve our programs, your support is more vital than ever. We hope you'll invest in this important work by joining us at the Mercer
Spirited Halloween Event Haunts the Wallingford Club Halloween with Boys & Girls Clubs of King County means fa-boo-lous events. For example, the Wallingford Club hosts Halloween Hoopla reveals a building and walls covered in garbage bags and creepy moving pictures. Open to the public, the Wallingford Club has hosted the event for over 20 years, and hundreds of people attend this staple of community socializing. “For me, Halloween Hoopla is one of my favorite events. Everything about it is fun,
Please join us on Thursday, January 23, 2020 for the Mercer Island Business Breakfast! Your participation helps provide Mercer Island kids a safe, welcoming place to go during out-of-school time. During 2018, the Mercer Island Club served over 1,900 youth in the area, providing a safe place, mentorship, and high quality programs. Your support is vital to reach even more youth. Keynote Speaker: Scott Servais Manager of the Seattle Mariners Scott Servais has over 25 years of experience across
Kids Auction 2019 Recap Fantastic floral fundraising! The Hyatt Regency in Downtown Seattle was transformed into a vibrant secret garden on Saturday, October 12, 2019. Paper flowers, hedge walls, and assorted greenery brought this year's theme to life. Guests added their own decorative flair, sporting botanical attire and festive flower crowns. The "Secret Garden" motif highlighted the Club's healthy lifestyle programs, through which members grow their own food, learn about nutrition, and develop habits for mental and physical wellness.
Federal Way Breakfast for Kids Recap On September 17, Federal Way community leaders attended a breakfast at the Ron Sandwith Teen Center to celebrate and raise support for young people in Federal Way. At the event, we heard from our new CEO Laurie Black, 2018 Federal Way Youth of the Year winner Jaylen, and NHL Seattle's president Tod Leiweke as this year's keynote speaker. What's even more exciting is that attendees helped raise $40,500 for Club kids and teens in
Join us for a Back to School Bash sponsored by T-Mobile! Grab a bite to eat, enjoy fun activities, pick up school supplies and gently used clothes, and sign up for fall programs! Event is free when you sign up, renew, or have a current membership. When: August 23, 2019 Where: Federal Way Boys & Girls Club, 30815 8th Ave S., Seattle, WA 98003 Download the flyer here We hope to see you there!
VINE 2019 Event Recap Our 18th Annual VINE Auction was held Saturday, June 8 at Cedarbrook Lodge. VINE, hosted by longtime Club advocates Brad and Marisa Walker, raised $250,000 this year in support of Club kids. Many of the auction guests have attended VINE since its inception in 2002. We are tremendously grateful to Brad and Marisa for all they do to support youth in our community, and for engaging so many others in this important work. On June