BRADENTON, FL – The Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County received a $40,000 grant from United Way of Manatee County for the summer learning loss prevention program, Summer Brain Gain. The program is part of the activities rotation during the Boys & Girls Clubs’ summer program.

Read the press release: United Way Awards Boys & Girls Clubs 40K for Summer Brain Gain Program

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Bradenton Kiwanis Awards 40K Grant to Boys & Girls Clubs




BRADENTON, FL – Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County held its 4th annual black tie affair, “Little Wishes, BIG DREAMS,” on November 22 at the Manatee Performing Arts Center. The event raised over $100,000 to support the Boys & Girls Clubs’ enriching afterschool and summer programs.

This was the fourth year that the Magnetic Men of Manatee County… Read more here.

BRADENTON, FL – Dawn Stanhope, President of Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County, officially started on the 15th of September. Since then, Stanhope has had a full calendar, with visits to the Clubs and introductions throughout the area. See more here.

BRADENTON, FL – Today, Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County announced the launch of the Great Futures Campaign to mobilize the community in support of kids and empower today’s youth to achieve great futures. The local Club is joining Boys & Girls Clubs nationwide to redefine the opportunity equation for kids by elevating the critical role out-of-school time plays in a child’s development.