Meet our 2018 Amazon Interns and Interns of the Month, Lynda and Raquel! Amazon Interns Lynda and Raquel were asked to extend their program not once, not twice, but three times this year! What was originally a month-long internship turned into a 5-month-long position spanning the greater part of their senior year. This spring, we had the opportunity to interview them about their experience, as well as pay them a visit at their office in South Lake Union. For
“The Club is a gathering space where kids can get together and be productive, giving them a community as the city changes and gentrifies.”
Looking for a job? Join us to network, win raffle prizes, and learn about job opportunities for teens in the area! Saturday, October 13 | 12PM - 2PM | Rainier Vista Boys & Girls Club REGISTER Are you an organization interested in hosting a table? CONTACT US
Doorways Interns Alex + Jalynn Make 9,000 T-Shirts for Local Businesses! On a sunny afternoon you can hear laughter coming from the upstairs hallway of a small church on NE 50th Street in the U-district where the Sanctuary Art Center offices are housed. You'll know you're in the right place once you reach the second floor landing and see the beautiful mural reflecting color and light from the west-facing hallway windows. 2018 marks the first year of a partnership
A Record Breaking 220 Youth Attend 7th Annual Conference -- Despite Power Outage! On the morning of April 28th, YouthForce staff and a cohort of volunteer YouthForce interns arrived at the Rainier Vista Boys & Girls Club to host an anticipated 200 youth for our 7th Annual Conference. Unbeknownst to us, a recent incident resulted in a power outage spanning several blocks of Martin Luther King Jr Way South. In true YouthForce fashion, all staff and interns remained calm and
Make Your Gift Today Please join us in giving all kids—including many facing adversity—a place to become their best selves. Your GiveBIG donation to the Clubs will truly pay dividends that last a lifetime. Your gift will be matched! Thanks to a generous group of donors matching all gifts, up to $25,000 raised. Will you help us reach this goal? Every gift increases our odds of winning a Seattle Foundation drawing, which can earn additional funding for BGCKC. MAKE YOUR
Saturday, October 6th Sheraton Seattle Hotel Grand Ballroom Step right up for the most spectacular auction in Seattle! Get ready to witness breathtaking acrobatics, try your luck at carnival games, and bid on one-of-a-kind auction items – all while supporting local kids across King County! Journey back to your childhood with a glamorous carnival experience. We hope to see you there! 5:00pm – Registration, silent auction & cocktail hour 7:00pm – Dinner, program & live auction 9:00pm – After-party & auction item
The Club quickly became my safety net. It was a place that allowed me to focus and find myself, without all of the distractions of home and school.
August 23rd & 24th, 2018 Summer Dreams Gala Thursday, August 23, 2018 Hyatt Regency Ballroom 6:00pm – Registration, cocktail hour, & silent auction 7:00pm – Dinner, program, & live auction 9:00pm – After-party Register 25th Annual Don James Golf Classic Friday, August 24, 2018 Golf Club at Newcastle 10:00am – Registration 11:00am – Lunch 12:00pm – Shotgun start 5:00pm – Cocktails & networking 5:30pm – Awards Register Sponsorship Opportunities Available Learn how your company can support a great cause and
The Boys & Girls Club caught me at a time in my life when I was finding my path. They shaped my morals, values, and taught me to never give up.