Friday, December 15, 2017

Please donate to the Boys & Girls Club of Easton to Give the Gift of a Great Future, because every child deserves a great future.  Boys & Girls Club of Easton helps beat the odds. We serve over 708 youth every year with quality development programs. Our youth receive the support and guidance they need to build better futures for themselves and their communities.

Join with Boys & Girls Club of Easton to help advance our 3 Priority Outcomes in 2017:
  1. Academic Success - more youth graduating high school ready for college, trade school, military or employment;
  2. Good Character & Citizenship - more youth being engaged citizens, involved in the community, registered to vote and model strong characters;
  3. Healthy Lifestyles- more youth adopting a healthy diet, practicing healthy lifestyle choices and making a lifelong commitment to fitness.

The Boys & Girls Club of Easton provides at-risk youth with a helping hand, year-round. Please join us with your support of our 2017 annual campaign.  Checks can be mailed to Boys & Girls Club of Easton, P.O. Box 741, Easton, PA 18044-0741, or click the orange 'donate now' button above to make a secure online credit card donation.

Thank you for your kind consideration of this request.

Yours sincerely,


G. Dean Young, CEO


B&GCE Presents 2017 Kiss A Cow 

The Kiss takes place Sat. 10.14.17, 11:00 am at Klein Farms, Easton, PA

Contestants as of 8.29.17  

  1. Gary Lee, That Family Guy of Brown Daub Kia - 2015 and 2016 Kiss A Cow reigning champion
  2. John Reinhart, Superintendent Easton Area School District
  3. Raymond G Lahoud, Esquire
  4. Dr. Charlene Symia, Principal Easton Area Middle School  

Prior Years ... 

GARY LEE OF BROWN DAUB KIA WINS THE KISS A COW CONTEST FOR 2015! and raises $9,915 for Club programs

Sat. 10.24.15, 12:00pm (Noon)

at Klein Farms, Easton, PA - Play for Kids – Kiss A Cow Contest

Thank you all who donated for your Favorite Candidate to Kiss the Cow!

and supported the Boys & Girls Club of Easton’s youth programs. The final KISS took place at Klein Farms, Easton, PA 18040, on Saturday, Oct. 24th, 2015, 12:00 Noon, during the Play for Kids Basketball Mini-Marathon & Celebrations. For complete coverage of the event, read Jim Deegan's article:


The "Kiss a Cow" contestants: – What a great selection of candidate!

Gary Lee of Brown-Daub Kia - THE WINNER FOR 2015!!

Jennifer Hillis of The Hillis Group

John Reinhart, Superintendent, Easton Area School District

Jim Deegan, Community Editor,

Pat Breslin, Author & Motivational Speaker

Dr. Charlene Symia, Principal, Easton Area Middle School

Each candidate was given the job of raising $s for the Club. The candidate who raises the highest amount of revenue - GARY LEE OF BROWN DAUB KIA - got the honor of kissing the cow!

The Kiss A Cow contest winner was announced at 12 Noon on Saturday, October 24, 2015, immediately following the announcement, the winning contestant, Gary Lee, kissed the cow, and we have plenty of photos on our Facebook site:

  • Donations can be made on-line using the red 'Let's Smooch! button shown aboveand then select the candidate from the drop-down menu
Or, Checks can be mailed made payable to the Boys & Girls Club of Easton to: Play for Kids Kiss A Cow, Boys & Girls Club of Easton, P.O. Box 741 Easton, PA 18044-0741

Cash donations can be delivered to the Boys & Girls Club of Easton, 210 Jones Houston Way, South Side Easton on: Mondays, 9am to 5pm, Tuesdays through Fridays, 9am through 9pm, and Saturdays, 9am to 5pm. We will collect donations also!

For Q&A and more information please feel free to contact me, Dean Young, Executive Director, on 484-239-2075 or by email using

G. Dean Young, Executive Director, Boys & Girls Club of Easton - GREAT Futures Start HERE! P.O. Box 741, Easton, PA 18044-0741 www.eastonpabgc.org

Summer Golf Blair

Register Now for Fall/Winter/Spring youth programs 2017-2018!

The B&GCE is now accepting open registration for the fall, winter, & spring program. Beginning Tuesday, September 22, 2015 and ending Saturday, June 4, 2016, daily programs will be offered on Tuesdays-Fridays between 3:00 PM and 9:00 PM and on Saturdays between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM.
Dean Young, CEO of the Boys & Girls Club of Easton, stated, “Parents and interested youth can stop by the club (Tuesday – Friday) between 3:00 PM and 8:00 PM for open registration and a tour of the club’s facilities.” Young also said, “It is important for parents and youth to know and understand that we are moving toward a No Cell Phone Zone and encouraging club youth and parenst to use one of three numbers for incoming calls; 610-253-5846, 610-252-6983 or 610-703-8575. Youth should not bring personal items to the club (i.e.: cell phones, handheld games, basketballs, etc.). This is part of our safe haven policy and to prevent cell phones and other personal items from being lost, misplaced, or stolen.”

New arrival:The B&GCE now has two bike racks (sponsored by the Easton Rotary Club). Club members will have access to the bike racks located at the front door entrance. *Note: Please be advised that youth members must bring their own padlocks or other locking devices to secure their bikes on the racks.*

Concluded ... 11-Week Summer Camp was held - June 15th through August 28, 2015

Every weekday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Complementary breakfast cereal & lunch
New Since 2014! - Boys & Girls Club of Easton Launches SUMMER BRAIN GAIN & IMAGINATION STATION Programs in partnership with Computer Aid Learning Academy ... 


Summer Learning Loss Prevention Program Designed to Help Kids Stay on Track
for the ComingSchool Year


The Boys & Girls Club of Easton announces its 2017 Future Stars Summer Day Camp!

The B&GCE Summer Camp will run for 11 weeks starting Monday, June 12th, and ending Friday, August 25th.

We will be open for summer Monday through Friday from 9 AM until 5 PM.

Registration kicks off on this Friday, March 17th for anyone who participated in Summer Camp 2016 and/or anyone who enrolled as a B&GCE member on or prior to 9/30/16. The cost for summer camp is as follows: current members = $35 + $15 upon renewal of regular school year membership.

On Saturday, April 29th, 2017, registration will be open to our “priority schools:” Cheston Elementary, Paxinosa Elementary and East Area Middle School. New members (anyone who is signing up on or after 3/17/17) = $70 and includes a full year membership.

EAMS students, under the 21st Century Grant and on a first-come/first serve basis, will be charged a reduced fee for summer (New members: summer fee = $10 + $15 for fall/winter/spring membership = full year’s membership for a total of $25; Current members: summer fee = $10 and $15 is due upon renewal of fall/winter/spring membership).

Tuesday, May 9th, 2017 will be the first day that registration will be open to the general public.
Stay tuned for upcoming programming information!


Why Boys & Girls Clubs?

View the PSA directed by Ron Howard and featuring 21 notable celebrities! View this moving video and help open a door to a great future!
Boys & Girls Club of Easton’s
Vision & Mission Statements:

The Boys and Girls Club of Easton will enable all young people, especially those who need us most, and their families, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.

Teaming quality leadership with people and programming, we will be an affordable, accessible, fun, youth-driven club that helps members constructively channel their lives through academic, cultural, athletic, health, arts enrichment, and spiritual programs resulting in educated, skilled, and moral citizens and community leaders.

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Over 43 Years of Excellence
In our Community

December 12, 1974
to 2017

Saving &
young lives

every day,

every week

all year long!

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