Boys & Girls Club of Mercer County, NJ

Site Happenings

Boys & Girls Club Math Teams Achieve National Recognition

The Boys & Girls Club Math Counts program, comprising 29 middle-school students at two after-school program sites, has achieved Silver Level Status with the National Math Club. There are only nine Silver Level Math Counts programs in the State...

Club Members Submit Works to BGCA Fine Arts Exhibit

Members of the Boys & Girls Club are learning to stretch their creative and artistic skills, thanks to a new fine arts curriculum implemented at nine after-school program sites. 

The Club’s fine arts curriculum includes the study of...

Girl Scouts Continue Partnership with Boys & Girls Club

The Boys & Girls Club is working hand-in-hand with the Girl Scouts of Central and South New Jersey for a successful third year of programming.

More than 40 Club members are involved in the Girl Scout program at all levels and ages: Daisies,...

Community Leader Teaches Teens Leadership and Citizenship

Teen members of the Boys & Girls Club are learning firsthand how to become engaged, responsible citizens, thanks to a new program led by Darren “Freedom” Green, president of the Trenton Council of Civic Associations.

Green is leading teens...

Congressman Holt visits Club

Boys & Girls Club members of Gregory School came together on October 18 to celebrate the annual “Lights On Afterschool” event with a visit from Congressmen Rush Holt. The gathering was one of 7,500 such events across the nation emphasizing the...

Naked Pizza Introduces Club Kids to Healthy Alternative

One of the Boys & Girls Club’s core program outcomes is helping youth lead healthy lifestyles. As part of the fall curriculum, the Boys & Girls Club’s extended day learning program at the Gregory School welcomed guests from Naked Pizza for...

Teens Cruise In Style on Spirit of Philadelphia

In celebration of a successful summer of teen programming, Teen Travel campers spent their last official day trip on the Spirit of Philadelphia; a boat cruise boarding from Penn's landing in Philadelphia, PA. More than 70 Club teens were dressed...

Teen Travel Camp is Making a Difference

Club members enrolled in Teen Travel camp are doing more than just having fun this summer at the Boys & Girls Club of Trenton. More than 70 Club teens are building their character and making an impact in their own communities through various...