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As crisis expands, so does Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County food program, adding distribution sites and now feeding parents, too

What started as food relief strictly for children in need is now expanding to families and adding—for at least one week—new pick-up locations in south Martin County. What’s new: Since March 17 from 4 to 7 p.m., Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County (BGCMC) has provided free meals to children

Despite closing clubs, Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County still providing free meals for any community children in need

  MARTIN COUNTY—With precautions around COVID-19 prompting the temporary closure of its four clubs, Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County is unfortunately currently unable to provide its signature safe havens and positive mentorships for its nearly 2,000 club members. But that hasn’t stopped it

Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County closes doors March 16-27

Tracking with school district, Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County closes doors March 16-27   MARTIN COUNTY—To help avoid any potential health risks associated with the new coronavirus known as COVID-19, Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County is closing Monday, March 16 through Friday, March 27,

Whatever It Takes… to Mentor a Student

Whatever It Takes… to Mentor a Student

Through a grant from the Corporation for National and Community Service (via Volunteer Florida), our school-based AmeriCorps program operated in all 5 Martin County middle schools during the 2018-19 school year to provide mentoring and intervention services to nearly 600 students at risk of dropping

Whatever It Takes… to Change a Community

Whatever It Takes… to Change a Community

Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County was excited to co-host with the Hobe Sound Community Chest an “On the Table” conversation. On the Table is organized by the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties with support from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. On one day,

Whatever It Takes… to Experience the Arts

Whatever It Takes… to Experience the Arts

Since 2019, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County (BGCMC) has had great success implementing the Power of Art Program (POA). We partnered with Visionary School of the Arts and their POA program to deliver an impactful arts education program. POA is offered weekly to all of our Club members. It is

Whatever It Takes… to Nourish a Community

Whatever It Takes… to Nourish a Community

What started just two years ago with an endowment from the Tom and Ann Cousins Education Foundation to the Boys & Girls Club of Martin County (BGCMC) for a community garden in the Carter Park neighborhood of Indiantown has become a huge success! The Indiantown Community Garden, under the

Whatever It Takes… to be a HERO

Whatever It Takes… to be a HERO

  We ask our Members: Do you have what it takes to be a HERO? The HERO Challenge stands for "Helping Each Other Realize Opportunities," and it combines group and individualized mentoring to at-risk youth. Throughout the week, these HEROs engage in fun group activities to foster teamwork,

Staff Spotlight  - Genaris Haston

Staff Spotlight - Genaris Haston

Genaris Haston joined Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County in 2014. His experience working with some of our community’s most challenged youth as a Corrections Officer, Counselor and Mentor matched perfectly our need for a Prevention Director for a new program called the HERO (Helping Each Other

2018 Great Futures Dinner

2018 Great Futures Dinner

BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF MARTIN COUNTY TO HOST ANNUAL GREAT FUTURES DINNER Dinner to Unite BGCMC Supporters, Club Members, Alumni and Volunteers of the Organization   STUART (October 2018) – The Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County will host its annual Great Futures Dinner, on November 15th at