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Venegas Wins BGCG Youth of the Year

Nico Venegas has been named the 2017 Youth of the Year by Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich, selected from among eight outstanding finalists. The Youth of the Year title is a prestigious honor bestowed upon an exemplary young person in recognition of leadership, service, academic excellence and dedication to live a healthy lifestyle. “Congratulations to the Youth of the Year finalists and Nico Venegas, our 2017 Youth of the Year! He wholeheartedly deserves this prestigious award, and we look forward to watching him excel in the future,” said Bobby Walker, Jr., BGCG’s CEO. read more...

Greenwich Teen Wins ‘Youth of the Year’ Honor

Selected among several local outstanding youth, Kyla Johnson will compete against other Boys & Girls Club members for the Connecticut Youth of the Year title and a $5,000 college scholarship from Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA). The Youth of the Year program honors our Nation’s most awe-inspiring young people on their path to great futures and encourages all kids to lead, succeed and inspire. read more...