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Martin Parnell's 10th & Final NYE Run/Walk

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Join "Champions of Dreams" by donating to the BGCCA monthly.

Champions of Dreams are caring individuals who have made the commitment to give monthly to BGCCA through pre-authorized debit or recurring charges on their credit card.

Top 5 Reasons to Give Monthly:

  1. The impact of your donation will be felt across all our programs at BGCCA.
  2. Monthly giving is flexible and designed to make charitable giving fit into ANY budget.
  3. You'll join a special community - the Champions of Dreams.
  4. You'll enjoy the convenience of automatic deductions.
  5. You'll feel confident knowing your donation goes directly to programming that helps kids & youth in your local community.

Enroll in monthly giving today! Email: info@bgccochrane.ca

Hypnotist Fundraiser - Ticket now available online!

Hypnotist Show Invitation

Ever wonder if hypnotism is real? Join us for our fundraising event on October 19th and find out first hand. The Boys & Girls Club of Cochrane and Area will be welcoming renowned hypnotist JayDee to our annual event. The evening will feature a silent auction, dinner, drinks and of course, entertainment!

Tickets: $40 Available at The Boys & Girls Club 5th Ave location or
The Venue Bar & Grill

Online at: Eventbrite.ca

Contact Maureen at MRowe@bgccochrane.ca to purchase tickets for this spectacular evening. Have a fun date night for a good cause.

Annual Pancake breakfast is Back!

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Join the Boys & Girls Club of Cochrane and Area on July 11 to celebrate this amazing community and our fantastic neighbors. Bring the whole family down for Pancakes, sausages, coffee, juice, games and of course line dancing.
The FREE event will take place at our 111 5th Ave. West location across from the McDonalds from 7 to 11 a.m., and will feature draws and raffles including a fundraiser raffle for two round trip tickets to anywhere WestJet flies and a “family fun” draw if your bring your own plates and cutlery.

We hope to see you there on Thursday!

WestJet Gift of Flight

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WestJet Gift of Flight is back! To win 2 tickets to fly any WestJet destination of your choice, all you have to do is purchase a $10 ticket at our 111-5th Ave W location, and your name will be entered in the draw!

Draw date is July 11, 2019, to get your tickets today send us an email at info@bgccochrane.ca 

Previous Events

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Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast With Santa
Stop by our club Saturday December 8, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., and enjoy a delicious continental breakfast with Santa! There will be hot chocolate, Christmas themed crafts and games, selfies with Santa, and special guest Mrs. Claus! Cost is $5 per person or $20 per family of 4 or more. We accept cash only payment upon entrance.

FROM EVERYONE AT THE BOYS & GIRLS CLUB, THANK YOU

A special thank you to The Venue Bar & Grill, and The Kinkonauts for coming out and making us laugh harder than we thought possible! We also wanted to thank all the businesses and individuals who donated items for our silent auction, we appreciate your support! As well as a BIG thank you to everyone who attended, Night at the Improv Fundraiser wouldn’t have been a success without each and every person there!
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Thank You Rival Boxing 

Rumble at the Ranche was a success! A HUGE THANK YOU TO Rival Boxing Gym Cochrane for choosing us to be the receiving charity for the evening. We were very impressed to see how many people came together for a fun night and cause! Special thank you to all the BGCCA youth volunteers for helping make the night a great success. We have shared a special night and now special bond to boxing, Thank You!

Thank You To Rumble At The Ranche

Coming soon...

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Coming soon, Cochrane's new teen space

Amazing things happening with Play Days!

Play Days has some exciting news to share. One of our gifted day home providers, Jessica Walker, was the recipient of an Child Development Professional Alberta Award of Excellence in early December following a nomination from our agency. This is an incredible achievement and we are so pleased to have such an exceptional caregiver as part of our team of providers. If you see Jessica around the office (likely with a little brood of cuties) please take a minute to extend a congratulations!

BGCCA Sponsorships now available!!

The Boys & Girls Club of Cochrane & Area is excited to offer sponsorships for the Out of School Program fees! Check out our BGCCA Sponsorship page for more details! 

West Jet Raffle

We completed our draw for the WestJet Cares for Kids Raffle on July 14th and Amanda from Calgary was the lucky winner of 2 round trip tickets to anywhere WestJet flies!! Congrats Amanda and a big thanks to everyone who participated!! This year was a record year for funds raised from our annual raffle and we couldn't have done it without each and every one of you!! 

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2018 Best of Cochrane Awards! 

We were awarded the Bronze in the Best Charitable Organization for the 2018 Best of Cochrane survey. Thanks Cochrane for your continued support!! 

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COBS End of Day Giving

We've partnered with COBS The Quarry in their End of Day Giving program. Each Wednesday evening this summer, we'll be picking up COBS products and using them for our healthy snacks initiatives and distributing them to our families! 

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Kids Up Front Tickets

Did you know that tickets to all sorts of events are available for kids & youth in the City of Calgary?

We are a Kids Up Front partner!  Kids Up Front works with registered partner agencies to facilitate experiences for the kids that they serve.  Kids Up Front (www.kidsupfrontcalgary.com ) provides tickets to events (Hockey, Concerts, Performances etc.) to Boys and Girls Club of Cochrane and Area and other non-profits around the City.  The agencies agree to strictly abide by Kids Up Front policies in selecting children and youth who not otherwise have the opportunity to attend events in the Calgary area community.  If you are interested in accessing these ticket opportunities or wish to volunteer to bring Youth to events (ticket for you also provided) please contact Laura at lharper@bgccochrane.ca.

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Breakfast With Santa!

Published November 08, 2019 12:00

Save the Date - Breakfast with Santa!

Breakfast With Santa 2019 Final

Santa is coming to town....at the Boys & Girls Club of Cochrane & Area


Make sure to mark it on ... Read more

Hypnotist Show Fundraiser

Published October 02, 2019 15:47

The Boys & Girls Club of Cochrane and Area is hosting a fundraiser which will feature dinner, drinks and a Comedy Hypnotist on Oct. 19, ... Read more

Pancake Breakfast 2019

Published July 15, 2019 17:35

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the Boys and Girls Club of Cochrane and Area had one of their most successful Pancake Breakfasts to date. With almost 1000 attendees and over ... Read more

And the winner is...

Published July 18, 2017 17:23

At our Pancake Breakfast on July 13, 2017 we drew the winning ticket for our WestJet raffle.  Our lucky winner, Denis Bilodeau, has won two ... Read more