Let's make financial literacy fun and relevant to teens!
"I have been a Boys & Girls Clubs supporter for just over 5 years now and it has been one of the most satisfying and rewarding parts of being a general manager for Buffalo Wild Wings."
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
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.
The Work, Learn, & Earn Summer Learning Program at the Smilow Rainier Vista Boys & Girls Club (SRV) focuses on supporting youth of color to build financial and leadership skills.
Teen members from our Ballard and Wallingford Clubs recap their experience at the National Keystone Conference in Orlando, Florida, where they gained skills in and bonded over community service with groups across the country.
This summer, in partnership with Coyote Central, middle school Club members at our Smilow Rainier Vista Club learned how to cook healthy and delicious food in a six-week cooking program.
To teach kids about healthy and sustainable living, several of our Clubs have gardens where kids grow food that they can prepare and eat. Get a peek behind the blackberry bush into gardening programs at four of our Clubs!
At summer camp, Club kids go on field trips, play games, explore their curiosities, and develop leadership skills. Join Shravya, a camper at the Kirkland Club for a day at Harry Potter-themed Art Camp!
“There’s nothing more valuable than providing opportunity, mentorship, and safety to young people,” said Howard York of PeopleSpace.