September 11, 2018

Hurricane Florence Closing

Due to potential storm impact from Hurricane Florence, administrative offices for Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina will be closed Thursday, Sept. 13 and Friday, Sept. 14.

In addition, the Country Store will close at 12 Noon on Wednesday, Sept. 12 and will remain closed until further notice.

September 7, 2018 

Spots still available for charity golf tournament

Pinehurst, NC – Spots are still available for the 2018 Register Benefit Golf Tournament to support the children of Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina (B&GH). The 14th Annual Tournament will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 26 at Pinehurst #8 Centennial Golf Course. Check in will begin at 10:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. for the Pinehurst Scramble format. Read More


August 27, 2018

B&GH rodeo packs Benton/BTS Arena twice

Lake Waccamaw, NC – Capacity crowds greeted the 2018 State Farm Rodeo on Aug. 17 – 18 at the Benton/BTS Arena & Exhibition Center. Proceeds from the event benefited the children of Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina. Read More


August 16, 2018 

Thomas Academy celebrates success, prepares for changes

The Catherine V. Powell Educational Center at Thomas Academy gymnasium was filled with excited students, parents, guardians ,and staff Monday evening, Aug. 6, during the back-to- school open house.

“We are ready to begin another great year at Thomas Academy,” said Dr. Geraldine Bradshaw, academy director. “We are building on the successes of the past to continue toward a promising future.” Read More


August 15, 2018 

B&GH Fayetteville Foster Parent Training a success

Fayetteville, NC – “You are a very special group. You are doing something not everyone will or can do. You have devoted your lives to children. I am honored to be among you and I thank you for the children.”

These passionate words of gratitude were part of the closing given by nationally recognized author and trainer Donna Foster during the 2018 Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina Foster Parent Training held Saturday, August 11, at the Bordeaux Convention Center at Ramada Plaza. Read More

August 13, 2018 

Competition ready for rodeo at B&GH

Lake Waccamaw, NC – The competitors are ready for the 2018 State Farm Rodeo at the Boys and Girls Homes Farm and Benton/BTS Exhibition Center scheduled for Friday and Saturday Aug. 17 and 18.Gates will open at 6 p.m. with competition beginning at 8 p.m. Title sponsorship was provided by State Farm agents David Ward, Mary Williamson, and Ken Sutton. Read More

July 27, 2018

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

Pinehurst, NC – Registration is now open for the 2018 Register Benefit Golf Tournament to support the children of Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina (B&GH). Read More

July 17, 2018

Entertainment coming together for rodeo at B&GH

Lake Waccamaw, NC – The 2018 State Farm Rodeo at the Boys and Girls Homes Farm and Benton/BTS Exhibition Center will feature -- between competition performances -- two-time Professional Cowboy Association Rodeo Clown of the Year Jake Wilcox and his bull Hank. Read More

July 5, 2018 

Peace Baptist Church of Whiteville youth visit B&GH

Lake Waccamaw, NC - A group of over 20 youth and adult volunteers from Peace Baptist Church in Whiteville recently visited with the Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina Chapel Ministries. Read More

July 5, 2018 

Lake Norman Charter School students contribute to B&GH

When Lake Norman Charter School students Sean Parrish and Jacob Kwiatkowski were charged with selecting a leadership project focused on “Changing a Life,” the boys decided to focus on benefitting the children at Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina. Read More

July 5, 2018 

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

Pinehurst, NC – More than 200 individuals gathered Monday, June 11, at the Country Club of North Carolina for the 14th Annual Sandhills Benefit Luncheon and Silent Auction to support the children at Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina (B&GH). Read More

July 5, 2018 

Thomas Academy celebrates Class of 2018

Lake Waccamaw, NC – “We stand here today on the beginning of the future. It’s not a distant reality anymore. It begins here. It begins today.” As Thomas Academy Valedictorian Anna Utterback issued this portion of the senior class challenge during the 2018 graduation ceremony held Saturday, June 9 in the Catherine V. Powell Educational Center Gymnasium, it was clear that her fellow graduates were ready. Read More