To all our families: The week of July 13th, the Clubs will announce their after school plan for kindergarten through 5th grade at the Madison St. site, 6th – 8th grade at the Buley Center site and 9th – 12th grade at the Madison St. site. We look forward to another exciting year; working together to do #WhateverItTakes to Build Great Futures for the youth of Muncie. All Club sites will be closed July 3rd and July 6th so that our staff may enjoy time with their families. We’ll be back open on July 7th, with the opportunity to serve 80 [...]
How Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Security Act Impacts You INDIVIDUALS TAKING STANDARD DEDUCTION, donors who do not itemize their taxes (most people) can now take up to $300 in above the line deductions for qualified charitable gifts (501(c)3 nonprofits like Boys & Girls Clubs of Muncie) Married and filing separately should double that deduction. EFFECT: Now, all donors reduce their taxable adjusted gross income if they make charitable gifts in 2020. With past years increases in the standard deduction, this temporary measure reignites lower-level donors who will save money on their 2020 taxes from donating. INDIVIDUALS WHO ITEMIZE may now deduct [...]
It's Career Week at the Clubs. What did you want to be when you were growing up? Check-in daily on our Facebook page at 9:00 a.m., Noon and 3:00 p.m. to see what careers we'll be discussing this week.
It's Rewind week at the Clubs. It's a blast to the past with DIY Lava Lamps, 80s Movies and Throwback Dance moves. Check-in daily on our Facebook page for these fun activities.
AmazonSmile customers can now support the Clubs in the Amazon shopping app on iOS and Android mobile phones! Simply follow these instructions to turn on AmazonSmile and start generating donations. Open the Amazon Shopping app on your device Go into the main menu of the Amazon Shopping app and tap into 'Settings' Tap 'AmazonSmile' and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the process If you do not have the latest version of the Amazon Shopping app, update your app.
Summer Slam is going strong at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Muncie. The Clubs are having a SAFARI week from June 8th - June 12th, 2020. We will be providing virtual programs in addition to our onsite programming throughout the summer. Check-in weekly on our Facebook page for our fun activities and online opportunities to learn. We look forward to serving you this summer!
Summer Slam is soon to be in full swing at the Boys & Girls Clubs Muncie!! We will be providing virtual programs in addition to our onsite programming throughout the summer. Check-in weekly on our Facebook page for our fun activities and online opportunities to learn. We look forward to serving you this summer!
May 29, 2020 The Ball Brothers Foundation awards the Boys & Girls Clubs of Muncie with a $160,000 grant to support the Clubs’ mission to create a safe environment for the youth of our city. The Ball Brothers Foundation grant will allow the Clubs to employ 10 youth development professionals, pay for a portion of the utilities expense and be able to remodel a few rooms within the Madison St. site. Jason Newman, CEO of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Muncie appreciates not only the financial support from the Ball Brothers Foundation but also the guidance of the organization. “Our [...]
May 8, 2020 Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent shelter-in-place orders, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Muncie has been open for families of essential workers. Each day, members receive a hot breakfast, a hot lunch, and assistance with their at-home school work and e-learning activities. Safety is a top concern for Boys & Girls Clubs’ staff members, who have been working diligently to create and implement proper health and safety protocols. Children and staff have their temperature checked before they enter the building. Dedicated staff clean and sanitize rooms and program supplies throughout the day, and regular [...]