May 16, 2019

Thomas Academy celebrates achievements during Awards Banquet

More than 180 academic and athletic awards were presented during the 2019 Thomas Academy Awards Banquet held May 2 in the Fellowship Hall of the Leamon Rogers Memorial Chapel. Read More

May 16, 2019

Lake Waccamaw Benefit Ride raises more than $10,000 for B&GH

The 2019 Lake Waccamaw Benefit Ride raised $10,141.45 for the children of Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina. Those funds came from the more than 100 motorcycle riders and fundraisers from American Legion Post 296 - Vass, American Legion Post 503 - Calabash, American Legion Post 72 - Aberdeen, and the Cape Fear Rumblers. Read More

May 16, 2019

Newton Rotary donates bus to N.C. facility for abused and neglected kids
By Kyle Morel
New Jersey Herald
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May 10, 2019

Thomas Academy Players to present You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown

The Thomas Academy Players will proudly present You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown May 16 - 18 in the gymnasium of the Catherine V. Powell Educational Center at Thomas Academy. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. May 16 and 17 and 3 p.m. on May 18. Admission is $3 and the public is warmly invited to attend. Read More.

May 9, 2019

Ignitia providing a key to success at Thomas Academy

Each day, students at Thomas Academy walk into the computer lab to work on their courses through the Ignitia on-line learning program. Funded through grant support from International Paper Company and Foundation and the Wilmington Woman's CLub, the Ignitia program has been used to complete more than 210 on-line courses. The courses are self-paced, allowing the students to move as quickly as they are capable of through the work. Read More.

May 8, 2019

B&GH recognized 2019 Foster Parent of the Year Mary Alexander

May is Foster Parent Appreciation Month, but Boys and Girls Homes got the celebration started early with the presentation of the 2019 Foster Parent of the Year Award to May Alexander during the April Board of Trustees Meeting. Read More.

April 30, 2019

B&GH Receives $10,000 Game Changer Grant from Carolina Hurricanes Foundation

The Carolina Hurricanes Foundation has awarded Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina a $10,000 Game Changer Grant. This award will be used to help provide a training for foster parents in the Raleigh area this coming September. Read More.

April 25, 2019

Seventh Annual Light the Lake brings awareness to child abuse prevention

More than 100 walkers took to Flemington Drive Tuesday evening, April 16, for the Seventh Annual Light the Lake Walk for Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness coordinated by Community Based Services at Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina. Read More.

April 15, 2019

Black's Tire Charity Golf Tournament raises more than $275,000 for B&GH

During the March 22 Black's Tire & Auto Service Charity Golf Tournament to support the children at Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina, it was announced to the more than 230 golfers and supporters in attendance that the event had broken the previous event record. Read More.

April 11, 2019

Thomas Academy vocational students build shed for charity

Thomas Academy vocational students started construction during the fall semester on a shed to be sold for charity. Read More.

April 11, 2019

Rotary Day 2019 celebrates connection

Rotarians from across the state gathered at Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina on Saturday, March 30, for Rotary Day 2019. Read More.

April 5, 2019

Thomas Academy Key Club holding fundraiser for B&GH

The Thomas Academy Key Club is holding a fundraising event for Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina at Gracie's Steak and Seafood in Lake Waccamaw on Saturday, April 13 from 4 to 9 p.m. Read More.

April 5, 2019

Spoon River Anthology Monologues presented by Thomas Academy

Students of the theatre program at Thomas Academy will perform the Spoon River Anthology Monologues in the Theresa Sherman Memorial Gardens behind the chapel at Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina at 6:30 p.m. on April 12. Read More.

March 20, 2019

Seventh Annual Light the Lake set for April 16

The Seventh Annual Light the Lake Walk for Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness is set for Tuesday, April 16 at Lake Waccamaw. This special event, coordinated by the Community Based Services Department at Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina, will start at 6 p.m. at 160 Rube McCray Circle. Read More.

March 8, 2019

Career Promise Brightens Future for Thomas Academy Senior

When opportunity knocked, Thomas Academy senior Malik Parker was ready to answer. In this case, the opportunity came in the form of an articulation agreement between Southeastern Community College and Thomas Academy to provide eligible students with access to the Work Force Continuing Education Pathways through College and Career Promise. Read More

 

March 5, 2019

2019 Lake Waccamaw Benefit Ride scheduled for May 4

Preparations continue for the 2019 Lake Waccamaw Benefit Ride to support the children of Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina scheduled for Saturday, May 4. Designed for motorcycle and classic car enthusiasts to enjoy a ride to the scenic campus in Lake Waccamaw and a meal, all participants are eligible for door prizes and the kid-chosen favorite ride awards. Read More

 

February 12, 2019

United Community Bank donates to B&GH

The United Community Bank Loris Branch donated $500 to support the mission of Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina.Read More

January 30, 2019

Whiteville Food Lion stores donate to B&GH

The Whiteville Food Lions stores recently teamed up with a grant from the Food Lion Corporate Office to donate food to Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina. Read More

January 22, 2019

January 2019 Communiqué Newsletter

Our January 2019 Communiqué Newsletter includes updates from Hurricane Florence, photos from the holiday celebrations, the dedication of the Roy and Carolyn Register Community Based Services Administrative Offices and much more. Read It Here.