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Celebrating Our Kids at “The Greatest Show” 2018 Children’s Awards Banquet

June 28, 2018

Each summer we take an evening to recognize the incredible accomplishments of our kids over the past school year. The Children’s Awards Banquet brings together our campus family to...


First Day at The Transitional Living Cottage

June 28, 2018

In 1997, Boys and Girls Country established the College and Career Program (C&C) to continue offering a family for our kids to come home to – beyond high school...


Guess Who’s Moving On?

May 24, 2018

  “For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”...


Alumni Advises Students on Dedication and Persistence

May 17, 2018

Recently alumni Bryan came to speak to our kids during an education awards ceremony. After each 6 academic weeks we recognize and award our students for their grades and...


All You Need to Know About Spring Festival

April 24, 2018

Spring Festival is less than 2 weeks away, and our kids cannot wait to see you there! This year’s festival will gather community members and families from the Houston...


Elaine’s Legacy

April 21, 2018

After 20 years of fundraising for Boys and Girls Country, Elaine Petranek will retire on April 30. Elaine was hired as Director of Development after giving her resumé to...


BGC Kids Raise Animals for FFA

April 10, 2018

This year three of our students raised animals with FFA. Carla and Kaleigh raised goats, and PJ raised chickens. Their projects started in early October, and they just sold...


A New Home: The Hamill Foundation Cottage Dedication

March 28, 2018

We were thrilled to dedicate and open a new cottage home last week! The Cottage 9 family of boys and their Teaching Parents, Jim and Madela Stuckey and Na’Shon...


Oklahoma Christian University Brings New Opportunities

March 15, 2018

All the kids at Boys and Girls Country are following the education path that they create with our Education Program Manager Ms. Kristi. Exposure to real life is a...


Learning Self-Discipline Through Biking

February 27, 2018

In 2008, the Cottage 9 family formed the Boys and Girls Country Cycling Team. Teaching Dad Jim Stuckey partnered with community cycling teams and shops to provide the kids...