Boys & Girls Club Summer Camp Fee Becomes FREE

2017-07-11T22:27:22+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Asbury Park Programs, Club Happenings|

$200,000 Plangere Foundation Grand Funds 8-week Program for 150 Kids This article originally appeared on the Asbury Park Sun.  By Michelle Gladden An 8-week summer camp is now free for 150 kids at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County thanks to funding by the Jules L. Plangere, Jr. Family Foundation. “Through [...]

Asbury Park Gets $20K Computer Lab

2017-06-07T19:52:24+00:00 June 7th, 2017|Asbury Park Programs, Club Happenings|

This article originally appeared in the Asbury Park Press.  ASBURY PARK - Bright-eyed and with a quick-triggered smile, Tylik Pugh does his homework every day after school at The Boys & Girls Club of Monmouth County in Asbury Park. He's grateful for the help in subjects such as math and science and also enjoys shooting [...]

Introducing the BGCM Innovation Lab!

2017-05-19T18:13:40+00:00 May 19th, 2017|Club Happenings|

Our kids were absolutely blown away when their new "Innovation Lab" was finally revealed today in Asbury Park! New laptops, a SMART board, green screen, 3-D printer...such an incredible gift to our community. Thank you, Northstar New Jersey! Read more about our new Innovation Lab from this article written by the Asbury Park Sun. [...]

Underwater Robots Making a Splash at the Boys & Girls Clubs

2015-10-28T20:10:22+00:00 August 17th, 2015|Club Happenings|

Asbury Park, NJ – Thanks to generous funding by Walmart and training by Stevens Institute of Technology, Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County (BGCM) staff incorporated a WaterBotics STEM curriculum into its programming this summer. BGCM was one of only 10 New Jersey Boys & Girls Clubs fortunate enough to have this opportunity. In WaterBotics, teams [...]

RONIN AQUATICS TEACHING WATER SAFETY IN ASBURY PARK

2015-10-28T20:13:11+00:00 July 13th, 2015|Club Happenings|

Asbury Park, NJ – On Tuesday, June 23rd, Ronin Aquatics hosted a water safety clinic at the Asbury Park Unit of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County (BGCM), teaching general water safety for both the pool and the ocean. Some of the topics that were covered at Tuesday’s clinic included “What To Do When You [...]

BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS, LAKEHOUSE STUDIOS, HUMBLE HUMANS HOST HIP HOP SHOWCASE

2016-12-05T21:32:53+00:00 July 13th, 2015|Club Happenings, Events, Sponsors & Partners|

Asbury Park, NJ – On Friday, June 12th, in collaboration with Lakehouse Music Studios and Humble Humans, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County (BGCM) presented a Hip Hop Showcase featuring performances by local artists and BGCM members. Asbury natives DJ Legend and R.A.Y. Turner performed, as well as rapper JopauL, whose single “Aww [...]

BANK OF AMERICA HELPING ASBURY TEENS PREPARE FOR GREAT FUTURES

2015-10-28T20:06:42+00:00 December 12th, 2014|Club Happenings, Events, Sponsors & Partners|

ASBURY PARK, NJ - December 12, 2014 – Thanks to generous funding from Bank of America, teenagers at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County (BGCM) are getting a comprehensive education in job readiness and career exploration. CareerLaunch is an initiative that helps teens understand the connection between educational success and career success, explore [...]

Technology is expanding at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County!

2015-10-28T20:07:34+00:00 June 13th, 2014|Club Happenings, Sponsors & Partners|

We are excited to introduce several new partnerships this year. Through a national collaboration with Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) , Sony Electronics Inc has provided photography equipment so youth at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County’s Red Bank Unit have access to high-quality tools to use during for our National [...]