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October 18, 2023NBC Connecticut Inclusivity Through Music: Acoustic Guitar Program at Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford

April 13, 2023Major League Baseball. MLB joins Denzel Washington to Open 5,000th Boys & Girls Club

April 4, 2023UConn University of Connecticut. UConn Law and Otis “Lift the Law” with Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford

March 20, 2023Fox 61 News. Boys & Girls Leaders Talk Life Skills to Youth at a leadership Conference

March 9, 2023Fox 61 News. Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford showcase creativity at our STEAM Fair.

March 9, 2023WTNH News 8. Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford show their work at the STEAM Fair.

September 2, 2022Fox 61 News  CT Hopes to Bridge Digital Divide by Providing Households Broadband to Households

July 25, 2022 – MetroHartford Alliance. Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford Expands Their Board of Trustees

May 4, 2022Fox 61 News. Raquel Harrington interviews Carl T. 2022  Boys & Girls Clubs Youth of the Year.

February 13, 2022NBC CT News. Conor Bevan, VP of Operations at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford, talks about the CT Vax Party to be held at the South End Club.

January 4, 2022Fox 61 News. Schools and programs prepared to provide food relief if COVID case uptick causes schools to go remote.

December 9, 2021Fox 61 News. University of Hartford held agital Divid by Providing Broadband to Households toy drive to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford.

November 19, 2021Roadmap to Health. Sam Gray, President & CEO talks about the importance of healthy eating.

November 17, 2021 NBC CT News. Meet our 2021 SMART Girl Award winner.

August 31, 2021 –  Hartford Courant. Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford opens South End Boys & Girls Club to accommodate up to 1,500 students

August 28, 2021WTHN News 8. Singer Darius Rucker answers the concert call to help the Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford.

March 21, 2021 – NBC CT News.  Sam Gray, President & CEO, talks about helping children succeed amid the ongoing pandemic.

March 18, 2021 –  WTNH News 8. Suzie Hunter reported on Asylum Hill Clubs STEM Makerspace powered by Infosys Foundation USA, where technology meets creativity.

March 6, 2021Journal Inquirer. Groups Find Ways to Connect With the Youth During the Pandemic.

February 2, 2021Hot 93.7 – Hartford’s Hip-Hop and R&B Radio. In this episode of The Beat of CT, Jenny Boom Boom and DJ Meechie talk with Sam Gray, President & CEO. Sam talks about the new programs offered during the pandemic, raising 20 million dollars for the new clubhouse in the South End of Hartford and The Boys and Girls Club’s history.

February 25, 2021NBC CT News. Kevin Nathan featured The Hoffman Passport to Manhood Program’s importance highlighting the 2021 Young Man of the Year, Ismael Valdivieso, Rev. Jeremy L. Williams, and Sam Gray, President & CEO.

February 21, 2021Hartford Business Journal Top 50 Power Players. Featuring thirteen leaders out of fifty from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford. Their power and influence help their own companies, but their knowledge and support have also helped the Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford grow.

February 4, 2021The River 105.9 Radio. Mental Health Check-In: moderated by Renee DiNino from iHeartRadio with Sam Gray President & CEO, Sgt. Christine Jeltema of the Connecticut State Police and Marisa Giarnella-Porco, President & co-founder of the Jordan Porco Foundation.

January 19, 2020The River 105.9 Radio. Sam Gray, President & CEO, had a chance to be interviewed by Renee DiNino, discussing the new South End Club’s progress, how you can get involved, and so much more.

November 17, 2020NBC CT News. Meet our 2020 SMART Girl winner, Ma’Layasia Thompson.

October 9, 2020NBC CT Sports – Trinity and UHart Athletic teams raise money to support the Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford.