Introducing our Interim CEO, Michelle Arellano
Michelle has extensive executive experience with Boys & Girls Clubs. She served as the CEO for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest County in Temecula Ca, for 9 years. She then went onto National staff for Boys & Girls Clubs of America as Director of Organizational Development working with over 20 organizations to support on all levels of organizational and executive development for 4 years, prior to Boys & Girls Clubs she worked in the banking field for 13 years. Michelle’s passions are working for a mission that empowers youth, her family, nature, and working with others.
Sacramento Business Journal Profile of Bank of America Student Leader Christopher Patiño
Ed Goldman of the Sacramento Business Journal provides an indepth look at Student Leader Christopher Patiño and his story. To read the full article, click here.
Great Futures Start Here in Natomas!
The Boys & Girls Club is excited about our new opportunity to serve the youth of Natomas! We have kicked off our services with a summer camp at North Natomas Regional Park for elementary-aged youth.
On June 25, 2015, the Boys and Girls club of Sacramento headed out to Yolo Land and Cattle Co. for a day filled with fun, laughter, and sunshine courtesy of Raley's. Read more here.
Books Donated to Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Sacramento
A generous donation to children is encouraging kids to hit the books this summer. Two hundred books were hand-delivered to the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Sacramento. Read more here.
Thank you to Buffalo Wild Wings for your donation to The Club!
Thank you to Buffalo Wild Wings for donating $829 to The Club at the Raley Teen Center. On April 22, the restaurant located at 3600 N. Freeway Blvd in Sacramento invited their guests to gather with family and friends to donate 10% of sales to the Boys & Girls Club in fulfilling their mission to bring sports into the lives of kids by enhancing and expanding our team sports programs. Read more here.
PG&E Summer Jobs Program Begins!
Our Teens who participated in Career Launch as part of our PG&E Summer Jobs program had the oportunity to interview for one of 55 paid summer internships. Thank you to Pacific Gas and Electric Company...read more.
Thank You to CarMax for their $10,000 Donation
Thank you to CarMax for their $10,000 donation to support our Keystone Teen Leadership Program at Raley’s...read more.
VP of Programs and Operations,
Shannon McPhedran Awarded University of Phoenix Scholarship!
Shannon McPhedran is one of 30 recipients nationwide to receive a full-tuition scholarship from Boys & Girls Clubs of America and University of Phoenix to complete an undergraduate or master’s degree. Shannon will be utilizing the scholarship to earn a Master’s Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resources Management. More than 160 Boys & Girls Club staff, parents and alumni applied for the scholarship opportunity. Shannon is now one of 80 Boys & Girls Club affiliated members who received full-tuition scholarships from University of Phoenix over the last two years.
Academic success is a key priority for Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) and University of Phoenix®. A lot of youth receive education opportunities to help them graduate from high school and prepare them for college, and University of Phoenix and BGCA are proud to offer education opportunities to Club Parents, Club staff, and Club Alumni to further their career goals. Congratulations Shannon!