News & Events

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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#SVGives 2015 – THANK YOU!

News • May 7, 2015
#SVGives 2015 – THANK YOU!

THANK YOU to all of our Silicon Valley Gives partners and donors for making a difference in the lives of MPBGC youth!

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Future Chefs Competition!

Events, News • May 1, 2015
Future Chefs Competition!

7 Students from the Mid-Peninsula Boys and Girls Club @ The MCYC all competed for the top prize to have their food entry added to the Taylor Middle School snack menu. Our winner was 7th grader Brianna Sanchez-Robles with her Banana Pancakes. Thanks to all of our partners who helped make this happen! Special Shout […]

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22nd Annual Golf Invitational!

News • April 29, 2015
22nd Annual Golf Invitational!

We would like to thank all of our participants, volunteers, donors & sponsors for supporting The Mid-Peninsula Boys & Girls Club and making this years tournament the best yet! We look forward to seeing you all next year at Stanford Golf Course!  

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