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Houston Community Gathers to Raise $2 Million for At-Risk Children

November 6, 2019

Thank you to our underwriters, volunteers and guests for making the 2019 Heritage Award Dinner a wonderful success. Together, we raised over $2 million for children from families in...


Healing In a Christian Community

September 25, 2019

For many years our children have been given the opportunity to participate in a unique retreat called Vida Nueva. Vida Nueva (VN) is a three-day Christian retreat weekend and...


Cora’s Fight for Education

August 27, 2019

Cora has a contagious smile and is one of the happiest kids at Boys and Girls Country. She has a shy personality but is very open-hearted. There is a...


Vince’s View: Our kids are All Stars

July 29, 2019

This year, Boys and Girls Country of Houston partnered with the Waller County Sports Association (WCSA) to give our kids the opportunity to play little league baseball and softball....


Look at our college graduates!

June 24, 2019

Joseph has been a resident of Boys and Girls Country since 2011. He was severely malnourished when he arrived, but it didn’t take long before he started seeing improvements...


Guess Who Is Moving On?

May 29, 2019

 “Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and he will establish your plans.” Proverbs 16:3        The Boys and Girls Country family is extremely proud of our 13 high school...


Boys and Girls Country Raises $469,000 to Give Children a Loving Home

May 8, 2019

From the bottom of our hearts, thank you for making Spring Festival a success! Despite the weather forecasts, the event gathered hundreds of people under sunny skies to enjoy...


Boys and Girls Country Cancels Pedal for a Purpose Bike Ride

April 12, 2019

Due to inclement weather and high chance of thunderstorms, Boys and Girls Country has made a decision to cancel the bike ride scheduled for this Saturday, April 13. Pedal...


Joseph Becomes a BGC Donor

March 27, 2019

Joseph has been a resident of Boys and Girls Country since 2011. For three years prior, he’d been roaming the streets of Houston because he thought it was better...


Vince’s View: Family Reunion on Campus

February 22, 2019

Family reunions are a treasure as generations are remembered and celebrated. My family has deep roots in Sugar Land. Many of my relatives have worked at Imperial Sugar since...