Great Futures Gala & Auction Saturday, October 23, 2021 | 6 PM Westin Seattle OR Virtual What is the Great Futures Gala & Auction? Great Futures Gala & Auction, formerly known as Kids Auction, is Boys & Girls Clubs of King County's largest fundraising event of the year! We are so excited to gather with you, however it feels most comfortable. Together, let’s celebrate Club kids, teens, and staff by investing in high-quality experiences for all youth! Learn more here! What
Community Spotlight: Nancy Remak Our annual Youth of the Year event celebrates outstanding teens in our community. Each Youth of the Year nominee gives a speech about their experience at the Club. These speeches are the highlight of the event for most attendees, but there is so much more going on behind the scenes. For the past four years, Nancy Remak has played an integral role in the event by serving on the judging team. Nancy’s commitment to our Clubs
Celebrating our Volunteers during Volunteer Appreciation Month In celebration of April as volunteer appreciation month, we want to send a huge thank-you to our Club Advisory Board (CAB) volunteers! CAB volunteers are vital members to our Club teams, offering a wide range of support from fundraising and advocacy to staff appreciation to Club beautification projects and more. Throughout the past year, our CAB members’ adaptability and willingness to step in to support our Club staff and families has been
Award-Winning Chief Development Officer Congratulations to Chief Development Officer Jayme Hommer, the recipient of Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s (BGCA) 2020 Outstanding Development Professional Award for the Pacific Region! The award honors a fundraising professional whose dedication, leadership, ingenuity and high ethical standards build and strengthen a Culture of Philanthropy in their Clubs and communities. COVID-19 hit Washington state mere weeks before the spring LunchBreak event – our second biggest fundraising event of the year. A ballroom of 1,000
Meet Maxine, the 2021 Youth of the Year candidate from the Bainbridge Island Boys & Girls Club!
Meet Ella, the 2021 Youth of the Year candidate from the Ballard Boys & Girls Club!
Meet AiYana, the 2021 Youth of the Year candidate from the Federal Way Ron Sandwith Teen Center!
Meet Paolo, the 2021 Youth of the Year candidate from the Rotary Boys & Girls Club!
Meet Prarthana, the 2021 Youth of the Year candidate from the Sammamish Boys & Girls Club!
Meet Sunnryse, the 2021 Youth of the Year candidate from the Smilow Rainier Vista Boys & Girls Club!