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Free Food Fridays!

Families and individuals are welcome to come get a bag of food (or more, depending on household size!) at no cost to them. Durham has a food insecurity rate of 17.9%, with 24.7% of those being children.…

Christmas Is Coming!

Christmas is coming, and we need you to help us bring joy this season! Here are some volunteer needs we have coming up! Email our volunteer coordinator for more information!

The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club Goes to Duke!

This year, The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club was given the unique opportunity to participate in a tutoring program at Duke University. It's been a blast so far!

Why Ring the Kettle?

​When most people think about The Salvation Army, they instinctively hear ringing in their ears. That’s right, we are known for our bell-ringing during the Christmas season. For two months out of the year,…

Malik is #BGCMade and #CollegeBound

Check out this video to learn more about Malik, one of our 15(!) Boys & Girls Club graduates. He is attending college in the Fall on a full-tuition, four-year scholarship for basketball!

Youth Can Count on Me!

“Youth Can Count on Me” is a banquet designed to honor and celebrate the students in our Boys & Girls Club who have achieved great success throughout the school year. This year, we had a lot to celebrate.…

SMART Girls Visit UNC-TV!

This month, The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club SMART Girls group had the chance to visit UNC-TV for a studio tour experience. To say they enjoyed themselves is probably an understatement!

Teen Career Day @ NCCU Success

On April 22, The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club hosted their Second Annual Teen Day @ NCCU! Thanks to the North Carolina Central University School of Law and our amazing Advisory Council, Teen Career…

Help us End Food Insecurity!

One in four children in North Carolina are food insecure. Our home state has one of the highest percentages of food insecurity in the country, with one in six of our neighbors experiencing food shortages.…

#NewYear #NewOpportunity

The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club is proud to announce a revamped program designed to increase reading levels and test scores: The Reading Program. The Reading Program is broken down into three components…