Boys & Girls Clubs of King County was informed in late July 2020 of a data security incident that may have involved the personal information of our donors. What Happened Boys & Girls Clubs of King County has been informed about a security incident involving a data breach at Blackbaud, our donor database provider. The company was a target of a ransomware attack, which was discovered and stopped in May 2020, by Blackbaud’s cybersecurity team. The attack compromised a backup copy
It’s a rare sight lately to see kids not related to each other in one room playing. For the group at the Boy & Girls Club in Kirkland, it’s out of necessity. They are kids of essential workers who never stopped working amid the pandemic. “I wouldn’t be able to work,” Linda Bunn said. Bunn is a nurse on the front lines, and every morning she drops off her grandson Joe. "Joe has been coming here for 4 years and they have been
Lorraine Montez Director of Marketing & Communications Boys & Girls Clubs of King County Contact by email: Marketing and Communications Contact by phone: (M) 206.743.4377; (O) 206-436-1818
At Boys & Girls Clubs of King County, we recognize that it is our moral imperative to dismantle systemic racism. We must ensure the safety and dignity of all kids and families that depend on us every day. We know the recent news headlines are a symptom of a more significant problem — one that cuts across every aspect of society. It affects our schools, our criminal justice system, and other institutions that serve young people and their families. We
Kids Auction 2020 FAQs What will this year's event look like? This year’s program will be available virtually, free of cost, to anyone with the event link. That means you don’t have to be in the Seattle area, or even Washington, to join the fun. Register today to join the virtual gala and auction! How is this event important to the organization's work? At Boys & Girls Clubs of King County, we believe our whole community benefits when all youth
Kids, Sun, and Fun at Summer Field Day! During past Field Days, our Club kids gathered with our team members, sponsors, and community partners at Husky Stadium to have fun, enjoy the sun, and take on physical challenges that support healthy lifestyles. This year's Field Day may have looked different, but it didn't prevent our Club kids and teams from having a ton of fun playing safely together, apart. Outdoor and indoor activities were combined with safe distancing, masks, and
Rainbow club at the Bainbridge Island Club is a queer-friendly space for teens to connect, learn, and express themselves freely.
Summer Programs 2020 Select Boys & Girls Clubs of King County sites are open for learning, fun, and exercise in a safe place with trusted adults. When is your summer camp programs? Summer camp programs run June-August. Which Clubs are offering programs? Bagley (7am-4pm) Ballard (8am-5pm) Bainbridge Island (8am-5:30pm) BF Day (7am-4pm) Federal Way 8th (7am-6pm) Kirkland (8am-5:30pm) Lawton (7am-4pm) Mercer Island (8am-5:00pm) North Seattle (8am-6pm) Renton/Skyway (10am-6pm) (Teen Program is drop-in) Ron Sandwith Teen Center (9am-4pm) Rotary (8am-6pm) Sacajawea
Thank you to everyone who attended Kids Auction in support of Boys & Girls Clubs of King County! Together we raised Watch Kids Auction speaker Chelsea Le tell her inspiring story Play Chelsea's Video Missed the event? No problem, we recorded it for you! Play the Program You can also review the Digital Program! Kids Auction Digital Program Donate Special thanks to our Kids Auction 2020 Chairs & Committee Amanda Peters Bryan Peters Sue Verduin Jessica Birklid
Club alumna Delannah Collins-Wright explains the critical role of the Club in her journey to becoming a confident professional at Microsoft.