BGCMA Attempts to Break World Record for Jumping Jacks
On March 23, BGCMA attempted to break the World Record for Jumping Jacks (Star Jumps) with Clubs around the nation - and we did! More than 153 kids completed the jumps at Brookhaven Boys & Girls Club and hundreds more from BGCMA!
Atlanta Hawks Basketball Camp Visits Hill Street Boys & Girls Club
Atlanta Hawks trainers hosted a girl's basketball clinic at Hill Street Boys & Girls Club on June 22.
Food Network Star Chef Herb Mesa visits BGCMA during National B&G Clubs Week
Thanks to Herb Mesa for visiting with our kids and showing them how to exercise and eat right - check out the video taken during National Boys & Girls Clubs week!
Jr Braves Baseball Clinic at Samuel L Jones Boys & Girls Club
The Atlanta Braves lead a skills clinic for BGCMA's Junior Braves. Check it out!
2011 Marel Brown Creative Writing Program
Check out our Club kids participating in the Marel Brown Creative Writing Event at the Fox Theatre! This is a fun creative writing program where youth write poems, short stories and essays - all culminating in an annual published book and fun evening!
Angelina Ballerina Recital
Watch our young ballerinas in their first dance recital from our Angelina Ballerina program!
Club Kids Show their Worldly Knowledge at Annual Arts Festival
On October 1, BGCMA Club members showed off their worldly knowledge and creativity at this year's Kiwanis Kids Cultural Challenge (KKCC) held at Warren/Holyfield Boys & Girls Club.
Meet the 2011 Metro Atlanta Youths of the Year
Youth of the Year is a year-round development program that honors Boys & Girls Club members as outstanding citizens and leaders. These young leaders are selected to become a YOY through a combination of academic achievement, leadership qualities...
Get ready to save a life...
Club Blue, BGCMA's premier young professionals group, kicked-off the 2012 year with a networking event at The Georgian Club. If you missed the event, check out what happened here!
Take A Stand
On January 20-21 at their annual Keystone Conference, over 100 passionate teens, ages 14-18, took a personal stand against issues that affect them and their loved ones everyday.
Chante Foster - 3rd Runner Up Youth of the Year
Before joining the Jesse Draper Boys & Girls Club, this third runner-up was a very shy girl that never traveled outside the state of Georgia. Chante thought she would never have the opportunity to travel or even ride on a plane...
Ashley Thomas - 2nd Runner Up Youth of the Year
Meet Ashley. She was named second runner-up at the 2011Youth of the Year Dinner & Awards Ceremony. "Home, sweet home" is how she describes her Boys & Girls Club. Before joining the Club, this Joseph B. Whitehead Youth of the Year was extremely shy.
Susan Garcia - 1st Runner Up Youth of the Year
Susan, a two-year member of Lawrenceville Boys & Girls Club was named first runner up at the 2011 Youth of the Year Dinner & Awards Ceremony. Her Club taught her that with dedication and determination she can change the world.
Meet Metro Atlanta's Youth of the Year - Laura Ramirez
Laura Ramirez from the Brookhaven Club was named Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta's 2011-2012 Youth of the Year at BGCMA's signature Youth of the Year Dinner & Awards Ceremony on November 10.
Why I Love Working at BGCMA
Meet Lauren Odem, Executive Director of East Dekalb Boys & Girls Club. Find out why she loves working at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta.
Impacting Great Futures
In order to better support our youth in academics, health and leadership, BGCMA is implementing a result-orientated measuring system. Find out what system we are using and how it will help us make a greater impact on metro Atlanta youth.
Get to Know Us
Get to know Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta on a more personal level. Thousands of youth enter our doors every day full of potential. Find out why Great Futures Start Here.
Tour a Club
Take a virtual tour of our Club and get a first hand look at what goes on inside each Boys & Girls Clubs - from academic success to living healthy, there is a lot of fun and learning taking place every day.
Great Futures Start Here PSA
National spokespersons and Club alumni Denzel Washington and Jennifer Lopez understand how Boys & Girls Clubs create great futures for children and teens every day. They are joined by 19 prominent Club alumni to send a message to America.
Great Futures Start at BGCMA
Since 1938, Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta has empowered our disadvantaged youth to become productive men and women of society. For many, their journey started the day they walked through our door. Find out how GREAT FUTURES START at BGCMA!