In partnership with the Seattle Seahawks, Gamechangers is a Club program for teens with five in-person events, focused on fun and motivation on Friday nights. Starting October 1 and ending with a Seahawks Game Day experience on January 2, teens from Clubs across greater Seattle gather for creativity, games, and learning experiences with Seahawks partners. Presentations include: Jordan Babineaux, former Seahawks player and author of Pivot to Win Courtney Thompson, former University of Washington volleyball player and Olympian Mental Health
Safe Spaces for our Youth and Staff Rainbow Club Each of our Clubs across the county has its own unique flavor. Members and Club professionals work together to co-create unique programming, based on each community's wants and needs. Teens at our Bainbridge Island Club designed a queer-friendly space — the Rainbow Club! The Rainbow Club grew from a conversation that a member had with Teen Director Michael Schrader. What started as a one-off conversation about what was on
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
2021 Youth of the Year Event Recap Thank you to everyone who joined us for the virtual Youth of the Year Celebration! On Saturday, February 27, our community came together to hear from and honor eight outstanding Club teens. These young people shared powerful stories about their Club experiences and their big plans for the future. Youth of the Year is a special opportunity to recognize and celebrate young leaders around our organization who excel in the areas of academic
Meet the Boys & Girls Clubs of King County's 2020 Youth of the Year candidates!
Meet Maxine, the 2021 Youth of the Year candidate from the Bainbridge Island Boys & Girls Club!
Make a monthly gift Make a one-time gift Youth of the Year Celebration Saturday, February 27, 2021 On Saturday, February 27, we heard powerful stories from eight extraordinary young people about what Boys & Girls Clubs mean to them. Watch our virtual program to learn how Club teens are building positive change in their communities and pursuing bright, fulfilling futures! Video: Kirkland Torch Club Video: Meet Justin Video: Hear from Past Youths of the Year Video: Our Clubs
Youth of the Quarter is a wonderful opportunity to recognize outstanding Club teens and come together for a night of good food and community building.
Rainbow club at the Bainbridge Island Club is a queer-friendly space for teens to connect, learn, and express themselves freely.
Learn about how Club programs are adapting to meet the ever-changing needs of our community during the COVID-19 pandemic.