Opening Doors to Great Futures

NABGC Teams Together – DCMS Update

Our next NABGC Teams Together call will take place on Tuesday 9th April at 2pm when we will welcome Kirby Swales from government’s youth team within the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport. We will be provided with an update of the work of the DCMS, what has been happening across government with regards…
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Our newest Ambassador

We are pleased to introduce our newest #startsomewhere Ambassador Former member of West End Boys & Girls Club Charlie McNeill is now a professional #footballer for Manchester United & currently on loan to Stevenage FC. In the clip below he talks about the value of a Boys & Girls Club to local people.


Congratulations to all those taking part in our Essex & National Cross Country Championships & Boxing Club Challenge on Saturday 3rd February 2024. Kindly organised by Essex Boys and Girls Club at Layer Marney Outdoor Centre. NAME CLUB TEAM U11 BOYS 1ST William Mclean Durham  1ST Durham  2ND Charlie Wilson Durham  2ND 3RD Miguel Gonzalez…
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In Memory – Ray Tapken

It is with heavy hearts that we announce Ray Tapken passed away on the 22nd January at the age of 82. As Director of Berkshire Association of Boys and Girls Clubs, now Berkshire Youth, from 1973 to 1999 Ray was a great supporter of the network of voluntary and part-time youth clubs across the county of…
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What’s ahead for NABGC in 2024?

Upcoming Activities We have a full programme of events coming up in 2024 and you can now find the following joining instructions on our website: Keep an eye on your inbox and on our website as details of more events and activities become available. Upcoming Teams Together Meetings We are also developing a great programme…
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NABGC Teams Together

On Tuesday 6th February 2024, we will be hosting our next NABGC Teams Together meeting starting at 2.30pm. We are pleased to welcome our friend and CEO of the World Federation of Youth Clubs, Kirk Dominick. Kirk will be expanding on his Donor Lifecycle workshop from our conference in October. Building a sustainable base of…
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VCSE Energy Efficiency Scheme

DCMS have launched a £25.5m VCSE Energy Efficiency Scheme to help voluntary, community, and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations in England improve their energy efficiency. It is part of the package of over £100 million of support announced by the Government at the Spring Budget to help frontline delivery organisations with the increased cost of living.…
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November 2023 News

NABGC Boxing Championships. As I’m sure you will all be aware, the NABGC Boxing Championships have been taking place over the last month or so, concluding at the weekend. Please find below the results from this weekend’s finals. This year’s champions are highlighted in yellow. Well done EVERYONE who took part at all the stages…
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2023 Promise Awards

You are invited to the 2023 Promise Awards – November 15 at 10:00 am EST (time zone converter) You do not want to miss this virtual celebration which will be facilitated in English, with Spanish and French audio interpretation available. Registration is required. This event is FREE to everyone. WFYC welcomes all who wish to attend. Please consider…
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Activity Programme for 2024

Here it is – the earliest sight of our new programme for 2024. Individual events will be shown on our Activities pages complete with forms shortly. Date Event Saturday 3rd February 2024 Essex & National Cross-Country & Boxing Club Challenge Friday 17th May to Tuesday 21st May 2024 Venue to be confirmed. Saturday 1st June…
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