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Students Invited to ‘Together We Shine’ Event

The Greenwich Junior United Way (GJrUW) – in partnership with the Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich and the Greenwich YWCA – will host the second annual “Together We Shine” red carpet celebration for Abilis. The “Roaring Twenties” themed event will take place on Saturday, June 8, 5:30-7:30 p.m., at the Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich, 4 Horseneck Ln. Registration is free and open to all local high school students and recent graduates, ages 14 to 20. read more...

United Way Promotes Financial Literacy with New Program 

Greenwich United Way launched a financial literacy program, a six-week pilot course called Finance Champions at the Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich on Nov. 1. The program is modeled after the Greenwich United Way Reading Champions reading fluency program and aims to provide local youth with the required education on personal finance. Finance Champions is sponsored in part by U.S. Trust and targets a pre-teen audience. Students for the pilot were selected by the Boys & Girls Club based on need and interest. read more...

Boys & Girls Club to Hold ‘Pancake Breakfast with Santa’

Start your holiday season with the Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich and Santa! The Greenwich community is invited to get a jump start on the holidays with a hot pancake breakfast on Saturday, Dec. 8 at the Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich (BGCG). Breakfast will include pancakes, sausage, milk, coffee and juices. Kids of all ages are encouraged to bring their wish lists for Santa to review. Guests can also look forward to arts & crafts, face painting, selfies with the Elfie and musical entertainment from the Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich Carolers. read more...