Panda Cares to open Panda Cares Center of Hope at Boys & Girls Club

PANDA CARES, THE PHILANTHROPIC FOUNDATION OF PANDA EXPRESS, AND BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF SOUTH ALABAMA PARTNER TO OPEN PANDA CARES CENTER OF HOPE IN MOBILE, AL (MOBILE, AL) – In partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Panda Express will present the ribbon cutting for the newest Panda Cares Center of Hope, taking […]

Frios Pops shares happiness on stick

Ms. Tanya Richardson, basketball, Passport to Manhood, Ignite, Keystone Club, potential, and Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast are words and names. However, Matt Cook recognizes those words and phrases as the people, the organization, and the programs at Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast (BGCEC) that’s helped mold him into […]

President SSAB Alabama encourages youth to tap into their superpowers

SSAB Americas is “reinventing the future of steel” and futures for Club kids by supporting Boys & Girls Clubs of South Alabama (BGCSA) through their philanthropy by sponsoring BGCSA Golf Tournaments and Youth of the Year Ceremonies), employee volunteer efforts, on-the-job internship opportunities, and tours of SSAB facilities. Now, Johnny Sjostrom, President SSAB Alabama, is […]

The Community Foundation of South Alabama Awards Grant

We are pleased to announce that Boys & Girls Clubs of South Alabama has received a Closing the Opportunity Gap from The Community Foundation of South Alabama (CFSA).These funds will support programs that narrow the opportunity gap among our local youth. The grant will expand the visual arts programs at Bernard Malkove Branch, Optimist Branch, Kiwanis Branch, Semmes Branch, […]

Semmes Boys & Girls Club of South Alabama dedicates Gymnasium

On Friday, October 21, at 4 p.m., Mobile County Commissioner Connie Hudson, Semmes Woman’s Club, BGCSA Board Member Angela Dunn, and guests were on hand for the dedication of the Semmes Boys & Girls Club Gymnasium. After four years of work, the Gymnasium is complete. Club kids can enjoy a new play area with brightly […]

Annual 2022 Board Installation Ceremony and Luncheon

Boys & Girls Club of South Alabama honored employees, volunteers, community activists, and supporters for their immeasurable contributions at its annual Board Meeting October 20 at Heron Lakes Country Club. Board Member Robin Hanes received New Board Member of the Year honors for the State of Alabama in August at the Alabama-Mississippi-Louisiana Tri-State Alliance Conference. […]

Planet Fitness Supports Boys & Girls Clubs of South Alabama

Through the end of October, Planet Fitness locations in Mobile on University Blvd, Schillinger Rd, Dauphin Street and Tillman’s Corner are hosting Club kids and having game challenges, bake sales, and other fun activities. Planet Fitness’ mission is to enhance people’s lives by providing a high-quality fitness experience in a welcoming, non-intimidating environment, called the […]

All in the family: Boys & Girls Clubs of South Alabama attracts legacy families

Memories from one’s childhood are often recalled by viewing photos, hearing words or phrases, or being asked about specific experiences. Cecelia Hawkins, a Club alumna and parent to Club kid Julian recalled sweet memories from her childhood with Kiwanis Boys & Girls Clubs while sharing her experience as a parent of a Club kid. Interestingly, […]

31st Annual Golf Tournament

Boys & Girls Clubs of South Alabama held its 31st Annual Mayors’ Cup Golf Tournament on October 7th. Title Sponsor Lexus of Mobile held the tournament at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Magnolia Grove. The course featured creeks, marshland and lakes, with each of the 54 holes carved through indigenous hardwood and pine. […]

Executive Women International Hold Book Rally

The Mobile Chapter of Executive Women International (EWI) held a book rally on Sept. 27th at the Sonny Callahan branch of the Boys & Girls Clubs of South Alabama. Executive Women International is a professional women’s organization based around three core tenets: connections, careers, and communities. Alycia Young, EWI member and Manager of Donor Relations at […]