BGCO Youth Concert Cabaret

BGCO Youth Concert Cabaret - Monday, June 24th, 2013

Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm 

Location: Yoshi's-Oakland/ Jack London Square

Boys & Girls Clubs of Oakland’s Youth Concert fund and friend raiser is to increase the awareness and understanding of the arts, music and film making through show casing the experiences made possible from the Taco Bell Foundation “Graduate to Go” grant .  With the support of the Taco Bell Foundation the arts program enables student members the opportunity to engage in projects that create participatory, collaborative, interactive experiences tailored to the needs and interests of our youth.

BGCO’s mission is to develop our community's youth into positive contributors to society. With your support proceeds from this year’s Great Futures Start Here Talent Competition will directly benefit the young people served by the Club.

 The goal for this fun yet purposeful event is to raise funds and connect the organization to new

friends in order to help sustain quality after school and year-round youth development

programs and activities for 2,300 deservinggirls and boys this year and into the future. During

the event the Celebrity Judges will announce the winner of the competition.   

BGCO Scholarship & Achievement Awards

You are cordially invited  

Boys & Girls Clubs of Oakland’s

Annual Scholarship & Achievement Awards

Wednesday evening, May 15th, 2013

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Anna Marie Whalen Clubhouse

3300 High Street

Oakland, CA

Celebrate BGCO’s highest achieving participants from each of our three Oakland Clubhouses

as they receive well-earned recognition for their achievements in the following 6 areas:

Youth of The Year

Graduating Seniors

Scholarship Recipients

GPA (Cumulative 3.0+)

Leadership/ Keystone Clubs

Leadership / Junior Staff

Please RSVP to Magen Clay, Vice President of Club Operations at


Thursday – April 4, 2013

6:00 pm to 9 pm 

For the past 75 years, Boys & Girls Clubs of Oakland has been the safety net for the children and families in the Oakland community. Generous contributions last year allowed us to raise over $150,000 to continue the exceptional level of services that we provide to youth ages 6 years to 17 years of age. In order to assure the ongoing quality and to allow for expansion of our programs and services, Boys & Girls Clubs of Oakland needs your support.

 This year’s exciting “Salute To Youth 2013” will be held Thursday, April 4th, 2013 at Scott’s Seafood Restaurant located on the beautiful waterfront at Jack London Square. The evening will feature dinner, entertainment, and our fabulous live and silent auctions. Contributions are critical to our event’s success and to our ability to continue to provide our core programs to our area youth. Sponsorship Packages Available.  Requesting Auctions Items for Silent & Live Auction.

Head Coach Sonny Dykes - University of California Berkeley 
Guest Speaker 
24th Annual Salute To Youth Dinner & Benefit Auction
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Sonny Dykes is an American football coach and former college baseball player. He is currently the head football coach at the University of California, Berkeley. Dykes was named 2011 WAC Coach of the Year for leading Louisiana Tech to the 2011 WAC title and an appearance in the 2011 Poinsettia Bowl. Prior to becoming the head coach at LA Tech, Dykes served as offensive coordinator at Texas Tech and Arizona. As an assistant coach, Dykes learned the air raid offense under mentors Hal Mumme and Mike Leach. Sonny Dykes is the son of Texas Tech coaching legend Spike Dykes.