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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....


Mia’s Special Christmas

January 11, 2018

Our donors and volunteers go above and beyond for our kids every Christmas. Generous donations, lots of parties, and delicious goodies make the season extra special. It’s awesome to...


Why Do You Give? Special #GivingTuesday Post

November 28, 2017

You have been treated generously, so live generously. Matthew 10:8 After a weekend of shopping and looking for the best deals, we are all ready to slow down and...


Giving Thanks by Serving Others

November 22, 2017

For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many. Mark 10:45 Our donors and...


Alumni Reflection: Siblings and Separate Campuses

November 17, 2017

It wasn’t always easy to keep sibling groups together. Boys Country and Girls Country were once 5 miles apart when the girls lived on our 2920 Campus (now College...


Alumni Reflection: Life Lessons from Boys Country by Casey Cobb

November 14, 2017

In late August 1984, I arrived at Boys Country to live in the Hill Cottage.  I was 13, about to enter 8th grade in less than a week, and...


Save the Date: November 28, 2017

November 7, 2017

This November 28th, we invite you to join the #GivingTuesday movement and give back. What is Giving Tuesday? Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and the shopping events Black...