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Olivet fundraiser in Wyomissing includes smooch for pig

Posted: May 26, 2016-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Announcements

Wyomissing, PA- With a tool belt wrapped around her belly and a yellow hard hat perched on her head, Miss Maycie May stood in a red wagon ready for strangers to lean down and kiss her snout. A pot-bellied pig residing in Richmond Township, Miss Maycie May was the star at the 26th annual Steak […]

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Emonie Reviere, Youth of the Year 2016

Exceptional Teen Wins Youth of the Year Honor for Olivet Boys & Girls Club

Posted: February 27, 2016-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Press Release

Reading, PA—Selected among several local outstanding youth, Emonie Reviere will compete against other Boys & Girls Club members for the Pennsylvania Youth of the Year title and a $5,000 college scholarship from Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA). The Youth of the Year program honors our nation’s most awe-inspiring young people on their path […]

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Olivet Boys & Girls Club launches annual Kiss A Pig fundraiser in Wyomissing

Posted: February 26, 2016-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Announcements

Wyomissing, PA– Eleven brave souls embarked on a quest to lock lips with a 100-pound potbellied pig Thursday at the kickoff of the Olivet Boys & Girls Club’s 23rd annual Kiss A Pig contest in The Highlands at Wyomissing.  Click Here to read more.

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It’s already spring at Pottstown’s Ricketts Center

Posted: February 18, 2016-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Announcements

Pottstown, PA- A new feature in Pottstown’s Ricketts Community Center will give children a chance to see and possibly eat the results of their labors. Juice Plus, a Tennessee-based nutrition company, has donated a Tower Garden to the Olivet Boys and Girls Club in Pottstown, which is housed at the Ricketts Center. To read more […]

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Posters win awards for Olivet Boys and Girls Club members from Reading Housing Authority

Posted: February 16, 2016-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Announcements

Reading, PA–The posters were featured in an Energy Savings Calendar sponsored by the Reading Housing Authority. To continue reading please click HERE.

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Olivet Boys & Girls Club officials in Reading say agency awarded federal grant

Posted: January 19, 2016-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Announcements

Reading, PA- The $31,800 grant is part of a nationwide effort to promote the importance of positive adult mentors. To continue reading click here please.  

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Montgomery County Community College volunteers work at Ricketts Center in Pottstown

Posted: January 19, 2016-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Announcements

Pottstown, PA–Volunteers from Montgomery County Community College took part in a day of service project Monday at the Ricketts Center in Pottstown.The group of about 15 volunteers, including students, faculty and staff from the West Campus of the college, helped to give the center’s gymnasium a new coat of paint.Youngsters from the Olivet Boys & […]

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Olivet Boys & Girls Club Names Americorps Program Director

Posted: September 11, 2015-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Announcements

READING RESIDENT TO SPEARHEAD PRESTIGIOUS AMERICORPS PROGRAM READING, PA - Olivet Boys & Girls Club is pleased to announce the hiring of Ana J. Cepeda as the Director of the new Olivet Community Builders AmeriCorps program. The program is part of Olivet’s newly-acquired AmeriCorps grant, which was awarded by PennSERVE: The Governor’s Office of Citizen [...]

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Senator Robert (Bob) Mensch Honored as 2015 Afterschool Champion

Posted: August 13, 2015-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Announcements

Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool/Youth Development Network (PSAYDN) recognizes 14 individuals, including five youth and three elected officials, and six organizations for innovation and excellence in out-of-school time programs that keep kids safe, inspire learning and help working families. Pottstown, Pa – Olivet Boys & Girls Club and the Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool/Youth Development Network (PSAYDN) honored Senator [...]

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Olivet’s RBI WINS Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament Championship

Posted: July 11, 2015-Likes: 0-Comments: 0-Categories: Programs

Reading, Pennsylvania – After a three day tournament in Prince George County, Maryland, The Olivet Boys & Girls Club of Reading, Berks County and Pottstown is proud to announce the winning of their Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) 13U Regional Baseball Team has won the Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament Championship. Score Card: May 29 13U [...]

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