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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...


2017 Friend of Children Awards

February 9, 2018

For 47 years, Boys and Girls Country has relied on our community to provide for children from hard places. We are beyond blessed by the faithful support and prayers...


Giving George a Chance

January 26, 2018

Like most families, Boys and Girls Country sees potential in every child that calls our campus home.  We pray for them and work hard to ensure that the children...


Alumni Pays It Forward

January 18, 2018

Boys and Girls Country kids participate in a variety of activities, including volunteering at the Houston Food Bank, going to Christian summer camps, and even going on hunting trips....