On February 1, the Club's Board of Directors gathered to celebrate a great year, thank those who have provided exceptional service, and install new members and leadership. We are gratefully for all who give so much to help kids build great futures.
Blue Door Awards
On January 15, Boys & Girls Club of the South Coast Area (BGCSCA) hosted its first annual Blue Door Awards, recognizing more than 100 of our youth members and volunteers in twelve categories.
Thanks to our incredible community, every kid at the Boys & Girls Club received a holiday gift from Santa.
Puttin' on the Glitz
Members of our Torch and Keystone Clubs volunteered to help little ones make a holiday craft at Puttin' on the Glitz.
First Pickleball Tournament
On December 7, we hosted our first Pickleball Tournament. This fun, accessible sport is the latest fitness craze and we know it's here to stay. So, our Club is now offering open court time (fee applies) when kids are in school. Visit the Athletics page for more info.
On the week of Thanksgiving, our members got to compete in their very own Turkey Trot. You can imagine the fun that ensued.
Great Futures Gala
On November 2, nearly 300 guests came together at the Laguna Cliffs Marriott with a common goal - to help kids in our community Build Great Futures! We raised $200,000 to help kids in our community reach their full potential.
October brought a lot of spooky fun to the Club, with Keystone's Haunted House and Torch Club's carnival. We had 10 creative game & activity stations in the gym for the carnival and the Teen Center was converted into a scary maze kids dared to walk through.
On August 21, Boys & Girls Club of the South Coast Area and 14 fellow Clubs partnered with the Orange County Community Foundation (OCCF) to host the second annual Greatness Amplified. The 24-hour online effort for all Boys and Girls Clubs in Orange County raised more than $280,000 with participation from 377 donors. Our Club alone raised more than $28,000 in just 24 hours.
Driving Dreams Golf Tournament
On June 7, nearly 144 golfers came together at San Clemente Municipal Golf Course to enjoy a round of golf, plenty of fun, and the chance to change kids' lives. We raised a record-breaking $75,000!