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NATIONAL ROBOTICS COMPETITION

July 20, 2016
BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF EDINBURG RGV CLUB MEMBERS COMPETE IN NATIONAL ROBOTICS COMPETITION ABOARD THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION (Edinburg, July 16, 2016) Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV Zero Robotics Team learned over the weekend that they have qualified for the regional finals and... Full Story

Empowering Girls Forum a Success

July 20, 2016
Empowering Girls Forum participants poise with panelist (left to right seating) Jessica Delgado, Sonia Marroquin, Thelma Tamez and Giselle Mascarenhas-Villarreal. EDINBURG, Texas– (July 14, 2016)  Thirty young girls gathered for the second session of the Empowering Girls Forum, a series organized by Boys & Girls Clubs... Full Story

Regional Award focused spotlight on Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV

June 21, 2016
Regional Award focused spotlight on Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV Program Supervisor   Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV is proud to announce that Gloria Zuniga, Program Supervisor 1 was named the Boys & Girls Clubs Support Staff of the Year for the South... Full Story

Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV Summer Learning Initiative

June 21, 2016
Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV Summer Learning Initiative   (Edinburg) (June 14, 2016) Every summer, low-income youth lose two to three months in reading achievement, while their higher-income peers make slight gains. And, most youth lose about two months of grade-level equivalency in math skills... Full Story

Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV holds Empowering Girls Forum

June 21, 2016
Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV holds Empowering Girls Forum EDINBURG, Texas– (June 9, 2016) Recent statistics confirms that our girls need positive female role models.   42% of Texas families are single mom head of household. 52.2% of children live in poverty. One way to... Full Story

CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY AWARD

June 21, 2016
TEXAS NATIONAL BANK RECEIVES CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY AWARD Texas National Bank receives the Boys & Girls Club’s Corporate Philanthropy Award from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV at the 2016 All Staff Conference. Texas National Bank has donated monetarily to the club’s program budget and three... Full Story

National Robotics Week

April 15, 2016
National Robotics Week 2016 at Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV Club members, Gisselle Zamora demonstrating EV3 color sorting robot that was built by herself and fellow team members Mario Salinas and Gabriel de la Garza (Edinburg, Texas) (April 11, 2016) The seventh annual National Robotics Week... Full Story

NanoDays Science Festival

April 15, 2016
NanoDays Science festival hosted at Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV   (Edinburg) (April 11, 2016)  STEM jobs (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) go unfilled in our area and across the United States because employees lack the skills in those subject areas.  The gap will continue... Full Story

AmeriCorps Members to be recognized for Answering the Call to Service

April 15, 2016
AmeriCorps Members to be recognized for Answering the Call to Service   [Edinburg, Texas]— [March 2, 2016] AmeriCorps, which has been in existence for nearly three decades, works with existing organizations to help them reach more people and better achieve their mission.  In 2014, the nation’s 75,000... Full Story

Month of the Military Child

April 15, 2016
Contact:        Sabrina Walker-Hernandez, Chief Executive Officer 956.453.3677 (cell) or swalker@edinburgkids.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg RGV celebrates Month of the Military Child Free Summer Registration and Purple Up! Open House & Tour   (Edinburg, March 17, 2016) April is the Month of the Military Child; a... Full Story