Entries by Helen Uber

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City Club at GBBGC– July 25, 2018   Grenville Baker Boys & Girls Club prides itself on offering a range of activities for our teens throughout the year. One program we are particularly proud of is City Club. City Club transports our teens to NYC once a month to see and to experience museums, theater, […]

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GBBGC’s Banquet of Champions 2018 On Wednesday June 13, Grenville Baker Boys & Girls Club will hold its 68th Annual Banquet of Champions at the Crescent Beach Club in Bayville. The wonderful setting with its spacious dining room and waterfront views makes it a festive occasion for our families. The dinner will honor more than […]

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GBBGC’s Torch Club A big part of our mission at Grenville Baker Boys & Girls Club is to give our kids a sense of confidence, competence and belonging. One of the most powerful vehicles for helping our young people to develop strong values and self-esteem is our Torch Club. As a nationally chartered leadership and […]

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Grenville Baker and the BGCA National Conference – May 9, 2018 This past week, members of our staff and Board of Directors travelled to San Diego, CA to attend the National Conference for Boys & Girls Clubs of America. More than 2,500 of BGCA’s best and brightest attended, from influential board members to professional Club […]

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The Cushing Memorial Athletic Fields After a long wait, spring is finally here. With the warmer weather, we are once again mindful of how fortunate we are to have such beautiful fields for our kids to play on. The foresight and generosity of our founders provided almost two and a half acres of open land […]

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Living a Healthy Life at Grenville Baker – April 25, 2018 Since 1950, Grenville Baker Boys & Girls Club has had a strong tradition of promoting athletics and fitness. From its earliest days, our mission has centered on providing a positive environment within which young people can thrive and grow. A big part of helping […]

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Summer Programs for our Teens – April 18, 2018   With the long winter behind us, spring is here and summer is fast approaching.  We all look forward to this time of year when the days are longer and the weather is warmer. Summer vacation will provide a wonderful chance for our kids to take […]