News & Events

UC Berkeley Campus Tour!

News • July 30, 2015
UC Berkeley Campus Tour!

On Tuesday, July 28th, Our Keystone Club teen members were treated to a student ambassador’s campus tour of UC Berkeley! Our teens learned about the many opportunities UC Berkeley has to offer and enjoyed hearing about the history of the beautiful buildings and statues. Our teens were especially excited to hear about their linguistics department, […]

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Gap Stores Gives Back!

News • July 13, 2015
Gap Stores Gives Back!

Now until July 17th, Gap Stores in Hillsdale Mall and on Burlingame Ave. are collecting backpacks for Mid-Pen BGC! Customers have the opportunity to donate a backpack/clothing or make a monetary donation in order to receive a coupon for $10 off a purchase of $10 or more.

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Triple Play Olympics with Oracle!

News • July 10, 2015
Triple Play Olympics with Oracle!

Our Oracle volunteer day was a tremendous success! Volunteers and members participated in a variety of activities, including building marshmallow and spaghetti towers, cup stacking tournaments and field games. At the end of the day, all of our kids and Oracle volunteers enjoyed it’s-it Ice Cream and a dance off on our field. Needless to say, it […]

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From Club Kid, to Youth Development Professional!

News • June 24, 2015
From Club Kid, to Youth Development Professional!

Meet Shenali, an intelligent, charismatic and determined young woman, who understands and exemplifies the mission of the Mid-Peninsula Boys & Girls Club (MPBGC), to inspire & enable all youth, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, responsible & caring citizens. Shenali has been a member of MPBGC since she […]

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SF Chronicle features MPBGC & Roblox partnership!

News • June 17, 2015
SF Chronicle features MPBGC & Roblox partnership!

Check out today’s paper in the ‪#‎SFChronicle‬ for the full story about our partnership with the video game company, Roblox and the eight-week pilot course we are offering to our fourth-eighth graders to learn about basic computer coding and game making skills!  #kidscoding #education #futurejobs  http://www.sfchronicle.com/business/article/How-I-spent-my-summer-vacation-learning-to-make-6331181.php?t=948edecd0ff294ee0d&cmpid=fb-premium  

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Angel Island Camping Trip!

News • June 6, 2015
Angel Island Camping Trip!

Special thanks to the folks who helped make our trip to Angel Island a reality! This includes, our Teen Director, Miguel DeTrinidad, Angel Island Conservancy  and volunteer, Nina Mayerhofer, California State Park Rangers, We Players, Blue & Gold Fleet, Dartmouth Alumni Association of Silicon Valley & El Camino Charters. The support of these individuals and organizations enabled 40 of our […]

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2015 Art Show!

News • June 5, 2015
2015 Art Show!

This year’s art show was incredibly special for all Club staff. We said good-bye to our Art Navigator, Karen who has served at MPBGC for over 10 years. She will be missed dearly! But, it was a great way to celebrate all of the hard work and strong bonds she has created here at the […]

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Cooking with Liz!

News • June 2, 2015
Cooking with Liz!

Special thank you to former board member, Liz Mayta, who hosted a one hour cooking workshop for our middle school age group. During the class, members learned how to shop for, prep and cook two simple recipes of roasted chicken and green enchiladas!

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Annual Spring Art Show!

Events • May 15, 2015
Annual Spring Art Show!

Join us on Thursday, June 4th, 2015 at the John Dore Clubhouse in San Mateo for our annual spring art show! The evening will feature new work by over 50 young artists, artists meet & greet and our gallery store! We look forward to seeing you all there!

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Thank you Webcor Builders & Rebuilding Together Peninsula!

News • May 15, 2015
Thank you Webcor Builders & Rebuilding Together Peninsula!

We are so grateful for the change that you have brought to our John Dore Clubhouse in San Mateo. Thank you to all of the employees and community members who helped transform our Club into a brighter community space!

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