Eighth Annual “A Most Unusual Evening” Held at Asbury Lanes

Asbury Park, NJ – March 15, 2019 – The Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County (BGCM) once again hosted the party of the year with its 8th annual signature fundraiser, "A Most Unusual Evening" on Saturday, March 9th at the Asbury Lanes. This year’s theme, “The Curious Side of the Carnival,” was reflected [...]

2019-03-15T12:16:34-04:00March 15th, 2019|, , |

Five Reasons to Attend “A Most Unusual Evening”

1) The entertainment. Fire breathing, sword swallowing, and feats of strength. It's the curiously creepy Coney Island Circus Sideshow! 2) The venue. Can you think of a better reason to check out the newly reimagined Asbury Lanes? 3) The atmosphere. Past years' shenanigans only capture a fraction of the fun. 4) The dress code. It's largely optional, but how often do you get a request [...]

2019-02-25T09:49:59-04:00January 28th, 2019|, |

2018 Great Futures Awards Recap

On Wednesday, November 14th, our staff, board members, volunteers, and guests enjoyed a beautiful evening at Watermark in Asbury Park to celebrate the Great Futures Awards. Congratulations again to our honorees Tim Hearne, Susan Brundage, Lunch Break, and Fredric Lavinthal. Big thank you to our sponsors New Jersey Natural Gas, Chiesa, Shahinian & Giantomasi [...]

2018-11-28T10:21:19-04:00November 28th, 2018|, , |

It Was Most Unusual!

On March 10th, over 200 guests joined us at the Stone Pony to celebrate our 80 years of service to the community. Guests really enjoyed the '80s theme, particularly the totally awesome music of Rubix Kube. While the costumes and entertainment were indeed radical, the highlight of the evening was exceeding our goal to [...]

2018-03-27T09:42:00-04:00March 27th, 2018|, |

Over $33,000 Raised by Runners for the Club

  A group of local runners used recent shore-area races as fundraisers for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County (BGCM), raising over $33,000. Team BGCM runners trained and fundraised together for months leading up to April’s Asbury Park Half Marathon and May’s New Jersey Marathon, New Jersey Half Marathon, and Half Marathon Relay. [...]

2016-05-14T10:21:06-04:00May 14th, 2016|, |


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 [...]


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 [...]

2015-10-28T20:06:42-04:00December 12th, 2014|, , |
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