Club Updates

BGCAZ Food & Nutrition for youth

Food Program Administered by ADE to Club Kids

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley announced its sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Child and Adult Care Food Program administered by the Arizona Department of Education, Community Nutrition Programs. Meals will be made available to enrolled participants at no separate charge without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.


Volunteer Spotlight: Ameresco

Mason jars and beads transformed into solar-powered night lights thanks to our friends at Ameresco, a leader across North America and the United Kingdom in the sustainable energy sector. BGCAZ volunteer Emily E. arranged to have six of her teammates from the Phoenix office share their solar wagon with 3rd-5th grade members at the Colangelo Branch.

Amazon Gives to Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley

Amazon Teams Up with BGCAZ

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley (BGCAZ) and Amazon hosted a special workout training to promote healthy lifestyle choices; a targeted program made up of interactive activities that develop a child’s ability, confidence, and motivation to stay healthy.


King Koil Mattress Co. Supports Kids & Club Mission

BGCAZ is extremely grateful for community partners like King Koil Mattress Co. in Avondale. King Koil Mattress Co. donated a generous $25,000 recently to support Club kids and the BGCAZ mission! The King Koil Mattress Co. team volunteered their time at the Bob Bové Branch where they also graciously donated 130 backpacks and water bottles to the Club members.


ASA Partners with Boys & Girls Club and Mesa PD for Four-Week Soccer Program

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley’s Grant Woods Branch will be hosting a four-week soccer program that includes practices and games for players grades K-8 starting on Monday, February 22. Leading these practice sessions and games will be Officers from the Mesa Police Department who have attended a U.S. Soccer Grassroots Coaching License course hosted by the Arizona Soccer Association.

Thunderbirds Charties Support BGCAZ

Thunderbirds Charities Partners with BGCAZ

Thunderbirds Charities awarded $150,000 to Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley (BGCAZ) to fund their “Bridging the Digital Divide” project. BGCAZ will use the money to upgrade the technology at 24+ Clubs throughout the Valley. BGCAZ’s technology and infrastructure team will use these funds to upgrade campus-wide Wi-Fi, update routers and firewalls for increased speed and Internet security.