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We Broke Ground!

On Tuesday 23rd June 2020 at 2pm the Club held a very small but lovely groundbreaking ceremony that included Lisa Maloff, the Angel of Tahoe.  Lisa has donated $3 million to our new building and we were so delighted that she could join us on a very special day. Lisa is 91 years young, but due to her age, and to maximize social distancing, she [...]

By |2020-07-05T23:35:42-07:00July 5th, 2020|Categories: Boys & Girls Club Lake Tahoe, Club News, Community News, Donation & Charity Drives, Fundraising|Comments Off on We Broke Ground!

Introducing Team AWESOME

For those of you familiar with the Club, you will know that we think that our members are awesome.  So awesome that we make them chant 'we are awesome' at all our Club meetings.   AWESOME is our Club mantra and stands for the values and principles that we expect from members, staff and which the Club operates by.

By |2020-04-23T20:21:48-07:00April 23rd, 2020|Categories: Boys & Girls Club Lake Tahoe, Club News, Community News, Donation & Charity Drives, Fundraising|Comments Off on Introducing Team AWESOME

“It’s life Jim, but not as we know it”*

Since the call came to close the Club on Saturday 14th March, the staff and our leadership have been working hard to follow the new regulations we are operating under, while still trying to provide value and help to our members, family and community.  We want to use this moment to let you know what we have done, what we are currently doing and what [...]

By |2020-03-25T17:52:13-07:00March 25th, 2020|Categories: Boys & Girls Club Lake Tahoe, Club News, Community News, Donation & Charity Drives|Comments Off on “It’s life Jim, but not as we know it”*

The Importance of Giving

Winston Churchill said it best when he quoted "We make a living by what we get; but we make a life by what we give."   I was reminded of this quote recently when a parent told me that along with all the personal requests to Santa, her children are asked to also include a request for someone else.  It can be a physical thing 'please bring my best friend a soccer ball so we can play together' or, as they've got older, a request for a cause or charity that they have become interested in.  She hopes that this early reminder to think of others as well as themselves will teach a lifelong habit of concern for others and charity.

By |2019-12-02T21:32:20-08:00November 30th, 2019|Categories: Boys & Girls Club Lake Tahoe, Donation & Charity Drives|Comments Off on The Importance of Giving