An Alumnus of the Boys & Girls Club, Cuba Promotes the Importance of Reliable Mentors
BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Aug. 17, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Boys & Girls Clubs of America has been a long-standing symbol of dependability for Cuba Gooding Jr. His local Boys & Girls Club and its mentors were an important part of Cuba’s youth and a place he counted on and attended regularly. Yesterday, Cuba visited with the Boys & Girls Club of Metrol Los Angeles/Watts-Willowbrook to talk about the importance of adult role models as a part of the Maytag Dependable Leader Award program.
New Kid President Video Encourages Nominations for Maytag Dependable Leader Award
Benton Harbor, Mich., July 28, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Dependable adults make a difference in the lives of youth every day, and oftentimes the hard work can go unnoticed. That’s why Maytag and Boys & Girls Clubs of America have been honoring Boys & Girls Club members with the Maytag Dependable Leader Award for six years. Each year, the award honors executives, staff members and volunteers who are nominated by Club members for going above and beyond for America’s youth.
By Todd McMahon, Appliance manufacturer Maytag honored Wicklund as one of 11 Boys & Girls Club officials nationwide to receive a Maytag Dependable Leader Award late last year.
Appliance manufacturer Maytag honored Wicklund as one of 11 Boys & Girls Club officials nationwide to receive a Maytag Dependable Leader Award late last year. The honor included a $20,000 grant for the Green Bay club, which will use the money on scholarships for what Wicklund says are deserving teens who are on a college pathway.
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Many of you may have some questions about the Action Team and how to #JoinOurTeam, but aren’t sure who to ask or how to start a team at your school. As long as you stay committed and have fun with it, starting an Action Team can be easy!
Boys & Girls Clubs of America recognizes technology leader for its ongoing support of youth education on energy conservation and climate change
RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., August 14, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Samsung Electronics America received the first-ever “President’s Blue Circle Award” from Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) during a ceremony hosted at BGCA headquarters in Atlanta yesterday for continued support in educating children and youth about issues critical to the future of the environment. In collaboration with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and ENERGY STAR, Samsung has provided energy-efficient products to more than 150 BGCA clubs across the country that have sponsored ENERGY STAR pledges.
Exemplary, Dependable Clubs Chosen in National Competition to Share nearly $800,000 Toward Continuing to Make a Positive Impact on the Lives of Young People
September 22, 2010 /3BL Media/ - Maytag brand has committed $4.5 millionover the next three years to commend Boys & Girls Clubs which are exemplary in their performance. Through a new partnership between Maytag and Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) the chosen Clubs will receive up to $150,000 to continue their great work and positive impact on the youth, their families and the community.
Clubs Awarded One-Time Grants for Exemplary Efforts and Dependability in Helping Youth Achieve Great Futures
BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Dec. 7, 2011 /3BL Media/ - For the second year in a row, Maytag brand has worked hand-in-hand with Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) to honor exemplary Clubs from across the country with the Maytag Dependable Club of the Year awards.