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Deven’s Graduation

April 26, 2022

We are so proud of Deven for graduating with his Associate of Science degree from Marion Military Institute! Deven has not let a traumatic past and education gap hold...


Vince’s View

April 4, 2022

Message from the Chief Executive Officer Over the last two years, residential programs like Boys and Girls Country have experienced significant changes in supervision requirements and family engagement. The...


Equine Therapy Offers Outlet for Kids

March 25, 2022

The majority of children arrive at Boys and Girls Country (BGC) with trauma from poverty, abuse, neglect, the loss of a close family member or witnessing violence in the...


Tokio Marine’s Dedication to BGC

March 9, 2022

Providing a loving, stable home for children from families in crisis is only possible with the support of our devoted donors. Tokio Marine HCC (TMHCC) has been an advocate...


A Joyous Day of Baptisms

February 22, 2022

We are so proud of our girls from Cottage 2 who made the decision to get baptized and dedicate their lives to Christ! They were baptized by Pastor Anthony...


First Christmas at BGC

January 14, 2022

Christmas at Boys and Girls Country (BGC) is a magical time filled with celebrations, presents, fellowship and love. It is special to see the excitement and joy through the...


Friday Night Cheers for #22

December 8, 2021

Texas high school football is a big deal, and our kids take pride in being on a team. Just like other young men in high schools all around the...


Give Hope To Children This Christmas

November 30, 2021

Originally from the island of Trinidad, Jacob’s mother was abandoned by his father when he was just a baby. When a new man appeared in her life, there was...


Heritage Award Dinner 2021

November 24, 2021

Our 2021 Heritage Award Dinner was a success thanks to the generosity of our underwriters, volunteers and guests. With your help, we raised $1.9 million to help children from...


BGC Supports Emily on Her Path to Becoming a Teacher

July 30, 2021

Emily’s parents divorced when she was three, and her birth mother was in and out of her life until she was 10. She hardly remembers what her mom was...