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Creating the Path to a Great Future

Over 50 teens attended our recent resume writing/interview skills workshop, part of our teen employment and empowerment program, Project L.E.A.D. (Learning, Earning, and Advancing Dreams). Project L.E.A.D. is designed specifically to help teens develop self esteem, workplace skills, and a sense of responsibility by focusing on mentorship, employment, and educational attainment.

2019-02-25T09:53:57-04:00February 25th, 2019|, |

MLK Jr. Day of Service

Studies show that young people who engage in service do better in school, maintain positive relationships with adults, and avoid risky behaviors. On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, our kids engaged in a variety of service projects, including making sandwiches for those in need at the Jersey Shore Rescue Mission.

2019-01-28T10:14:03-04:00January 28th, 2019||

All Was Merry & Bright!

Last month our kids were treated to some pretty spectacular holiday parties, all because of you! Special thanks to Johnny Mac House of Spirits, Asbury Park Toy Drive, the Asbury Hotel, Sea Girt Elementary School, Ocean Township High School, iStar, Sarah Church Brady, Tandem Cycle, Gap, Hobbie Corrigan & Bertuccio, Love Thy Neighbor of New Jersey, Marilyn Schlossbach, BARE NECESSITIES, Megan Miller, Pilgrim Baptist Church, [...]

2019-01-28T10:10:25-04:00January 28th, 2019||

Register for our Junior Entrepreneur Training (J.E.T.)

Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County, Asbury Park Unit Announces… Asbury Park Junior Entrepreneur Training (JET) 2019 program session kicks off on February 2nd. Have you ever had a big idea? Ever held a lemonade stand in your front yard, a car wash in your driveway, or made and sold homemade jewelry to your [...]

2019-01-10T19:33:07-04:00January 10th, 2019||

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County Achieves Coveted Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County is proud to announce our 4-star rating on Charity Navigator for fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency. "Based on the most recent information available, we have issued a new rating for your organization. We are proud to announce that your organization has earned a 4-star rating. [...]

2018-12-27T15:44:04-04:00December 27th, 2018||

Red Bank Code Blue Warming Center Grand Opening

The Code Blue Coalition provides shelter, food, toiletries, and other services to at-risk individuals when the temperature drops below freezing. Our Red Bank Unit Director, Ebony Holloway, serves on the advisory council for Code Blue, an initiative organized by a long-time Club supporter Reverend Terrence Porter of Pilgrim Baptist Church. On Thursday, November 15th, organizers, community members, and [...]

2018-11-28T10:25:41-04:00November 28th, 2018|, |

Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week is the nation's largest and oldest drug prevention campaign, and our kids participated in several awareness-raising activities throughout the week. We were very fortunate to have officers from the Asbury Park Police Department spend some time with us, sharing personal stories about how drugs and their associated violence have impacted our [...]

2018-11-28T10:29:14-04:00November 28th, 2018|, |
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Both the Asbury Park and Red Bank Units will be closed Monday, May 27th, for Memorial Day.
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