November 18, 2019

Make A Difference a philosophy for B&GH

A group of youth and staff from Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina joined with other volunteers at the Lake Waccamaw Food Ministry for the Saturday distribution to neighbors in need on Oct. 23. Read More

November 18, 2019

Groundbreaking held for Rube and Hester McCray Memorial Alumni & Training Center at Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina

On Oct. 12, a group of Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina alumni and friends gathered on the Lake Waccamaw campus for a special groundbreaking ceremony. Read More

November 12, 2019

Newly elected Oak Island Mayor donates to Boys and Girls Homes of NC

October 29, 2019

Spirit of giving recognized at B&GH Alumni Reunion

The alumni of Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina gathered to visit and celebrate the special experiences brought to life by the connections formed during their time at the Homes. Read More

October 29, 2019

Harriett Covington continues service to B&GH

When Mebane's Harriett Covington first started her service to the abused and neglected children of Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina, she knew very little about the nonprofit organization. Read More

October 29, 2019

GFL Environmental Inc., donates to B&GH

October 29, 2019

Annual B&GH Christmas Open House to feature The Master's Men

The 2019 Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina Christmas Open House will feature a performance by The Master's Men. Read More

October 29, 2019

Child Advocacy Center coming to Whiteville

In January 2020, Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina plans to officially open the doors of a Child Advocacy Center in Whiteville. Read More

October 18, 2019

Goodnight Scholars bring STEM experiences to Thomas Academy

There was a high energy level in each of the science classes held at Thomas Academy on Friday, Oct. 11, as eight students from NC State University's Goodnight Scholars Program provided hands on activities in science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, subjects. Read More

October 18, 2019

B&GH highlights programs at FFPSA Connections Day

Representatives of multiple Departments of Social Services and Department of Juvenile Justice recently attended the Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA) Connections Day at Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina. Read More

October 8, 2019

Thomas Academy celebrates successes to start academic year

For the second year in a row, Thomas Academy received a North Carolina Academic Growth Award for meeting expected academic growth. Read More

October 8, 2019

BTS Family Day celebration benefits children at B&GH

The 2019 Black's Tire & Auto Service Family Day event added a new twist to help raise money to benefit the children of Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina. Read More

October 2, 2019

Whiteville business donates to B&GH

October 1, 2019

Charity golf event to benefit Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina

Registration is now open for the 2019 Register Benefit Golf Tournament to support the children of Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina. Read More

September 17, 2019

C.R.E.A.T.E. Hope program provides treatment, advocacy

Over the past year, the C.R.E.A.T.E. Hope program has expanded the services offered by Boys and Girls Homes as part of an ongoing effort to make futures brighter for children and families. Read More

September 17, 2019

'The Changing Faces of Foster Care' event a success for local foster parents

More than 100 current and "considering" foster parents attended the Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina "The Changing Faces of Foster Care" training event at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh Brownstone in Raleigh on Saturday, Sept. 7. Read More

September 9, 2019

Statewide Raffle to benefit Boys and Girls Homes

Civic clubs from across the state are holding a raffle to support the Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina. Read More

September 3, 2019

B&GH Rodeo raises more than $16,000 for children

The 2019 B&GH Rodeo raised more than $16,000 to support the children of Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina. Read More

August 8, 2019

B&GH Rodeo promises an evening of entertainment

The competitors are ready for three nights of high-flying, bronco busting competition at the 2019 Rodeo at the B&GH Farm and Benton/BTS Arena & Exhibition Center.

The 2019 B&GH Rodeo will be held at 8 p.m. on August 15, 16 and 17. Gates will open at 6 p.m. for the event. Read More

August 8, 2019

Rodeo in Lake Waccamaw expands after selling out in 2018

By Hannah Patrick
WWAY News

The rodeo at the Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina is expanding this year after selling out both nights in 2018. Watch Now

July 29, 2019

B&GH an answer to prayer for Pembroke man

“I want my life to shine to show how God used me to do good work.” This statement summarizes the servant’s heart that fills Pembroke’s Pete Albert Locklear’s life. After serving for more than 20 years in church youth ministry, Locklear was looking for a way to continue to serve. Read More

June 26, 2019

B&GH Rodeo expands to three nights

Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina is pleased to announce that the 2019 Rodeo at the B&GH Farm and Benton/BTS Arena & Exhibition Center will expand to three nights. The 2019 B&GH Rodeo will be held at 8 p.m. on August 15, 16 and 17. Gates will open at 6 p.m. for the event. Read More

June 25, 2019

Sandhills Benefit Luncheon & Silent Auction for B&GH sets record of support

Nearly 200 individuals gathered Monday, June 17, at the Pinehurst Members Club for the 15th Annual Sandhills Benefit Luncheon and Silent Auction to support the children at Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina. Read More

June 21, 2019

Albemarle's J.C. Boone continues service with Boys and Girls Homes of NC

When Albemarle’s J.C. Boone started going to Optimist Club district meetings, he began to hear more about the needs of Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina. At the time there was a focused effort to raise funds for the organization serving abused and neglected children on the campus located 160 miles away at Lake Waccamaw. Read More

June 19, 2019

Thomas Academy celebrates the Class of 2019

“An issue in our modern society is comparing yourself to one another when all you need to do to become the best person is to compare the you of today to the you of yesterday. Most of us have come so far already, going against the statistics by coming this far to graduate from high school and then go on for higher education. And for that, we can hold our heads high.”

Thomas Academy Co-Valedictorian Racheal Winger’s challenge to the rising seniors was just one highlight in the 2019 graduation ceremony held Saturday, June 8 in the Catherine V. Powell Educational Center Gymnasium. Read More

June 12, 2019

2019 Old Dominion Rotary Golf Tournament raises more than $21,000 for B&GH

More than 75 golfers gathered at the Mid Pines Inn and Golf Club Monday, June 3 for the 2019 Old Dominion Rotary Golf Tournament fundraising event for Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina (B&GH). Read More

June 1, 2019

Summer 2019 Communiqué Newsletter

Our Summer 2019 Communiqué Newsletter features a mix of stories about campus events, successes by current and former residents, and even provides a re-introduction to our Director of Civic Club Relations Dr. Mason Smith. Check it out!