2022 Amazon Holiday Wishlist for Club Kids
The holiday season is quickly approaching! Do you want to help make a club member’s Christmas extra special this year? Browse our amazon wishlist to see all the gifts available for purchase! with your gift, you can make this Christmas one to remember! Thank you!Click here to browse!
News and Announcements
Boys & Girls Club of Rochester collects toys for annual Breakfast with Santa
The Children’s Agenda says 48% of Rochester’s children lives in poverty. That’s why the Boys & Girls Club of Rochester could use a community boost to make sure holiday time is a special one for the kids who go there.Interview >
Boys and Girls Club of Rochester Toy Drive: ‘Sometimes this is the only gift they get’
For the first time since COVID, the toy drive at the Boys and Girls Club of Rochester is back in person. After years of drive-thru giveaways, the club is collecting toys and then Santa will hand them out to children Dec. 17Interview >
Kids at the Boys and Girls Club learn how to make video games from RIT professors
Kids at the Boys and Girls Club of Rochester are wrapping up the region’s first-ever video game development program. It was a partnership between the Club, AT&T, and RIT. The program coincides with a STEM club that’s intended to bridge the digital divide that many Rochester students face.WHEC 10 >
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The Club is like my second home. If I weren’t here every day, then I’d just be hanging out, maybe getting into trouble. I get to do fun things here, I get to see my friends!
— Club Member —
Volunteering with the children at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Rochester has been a life changing experience. Helping Club members learn to read through the Accelerated Reading Program has given me the opportunity to make a profound difference in the educational growth of intelligent, hard-working children.
— Club Volunteer —
The Boys & Girls Club taught me how to make better choices in my life.
— Larry “Chip” King, Club Alumnus —
This is one of the most rewarding job experiences I have ever had. Seeing the smiles on the kids faces when they come into my office to visit is priceless. I am honored to be a part of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Rochester.
— Club staff member —
I always said my son had talent. The Club’s program gave him the confidence he needs!
— Parent of Club member —