Recent News And Press Releases
For media inquiries, please contact Rick Whitten at rwhitten@BGCINDY.org or by phone at (317) 920-4700.
Running From A Life Of Violence (Story in the IndyStar)
Club alum, Chayzée Smith, and Indiana State Youth of the Year, Jeffrey Hunt, from two different generations, reflect on how the Clubs saved them from the everyday violence in their neighborhoods. Read their heart-warming stories here.
Salesforce Donates $100K To Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis (Story in the IndyStar)
Through a grant, Salesforce, a tech company based in San Francisco but with a large office in Indianapolis, helps local youth who need it most with a generous donation. Check out the full story here.
Colts Rookies Have Fun With Club Kids
Colts Rookies enjoy an afternoon of football and fun with kids from local Boys & Girls Clubs from the Indianapolis area at the Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center. Check a video of all the fun!
Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis Exceeds Capital Campaign Goal, Raising $6,919,775 For A New Finish Line Boys & Girls Club On The Far Eastside
Today, Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis announced that their capital campaign goal of $6.6M has not only been reached, but exceeded. The campaign, Building Our Future Investing In Our Kids, raised a total of $6,919,775, in less than 15 months. This is the organization’s first capital campaign in 20 years. Read more. And to read the article in the Indy Star which includes a family on the Far Eastside who will use the Club, click here.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis Announces 2015 Youth of the Year Winners
Each year, Clubs nominate youth to be honored as Youth of the Year. Throughout our 11 Clubs, each chose youth who they felt showed the most character and Club spirit. Categories include Elementary, Middle School and High School Youth of the Year. Take a look at this year’s amazing youth!