Awards

Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco (BGCSF) is committed to program excellence. Our programs and Clubhouse members have consistently received awards for outstanding achievement.

2016

  • Healthy Mothers Workplace Award recipient
  • Mission Clubhouse member Leidy awarded Latino Youth Leadership Award
  • Rebels Basketball won six championships at national-level tournaments
  • Tenderloin Keystone Club awarded Legacy status for their BGCA-chartered Keystone Club and inducted into BGCA’s Legacy Society
  • Tenderloin Clubhouse member Wendy named 2016 National “Money Matters” Ambassador by BGCA and the Charles Schwab Foundation
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2015

  • BGCA National Fine Arts, 1st place winners in two categories
  • Don Fisher Clubhouse honored with LEED Gold Status from the US Green Building Council
  • National Program Excellence Merit Award for Character and Leadership Development (2nd place), Visitacion Valley Clubhouse
  • Healthy Mothers Workplace Award recipient
  • Tenderloin Keystone Club awarded Gold status for their BGCA-chartered Keystone Club and inducted into BGCA’s Gold Chartered Clubs

2014

2013

2012

  • Mission Clubhouse honored with LEED Gold Status by US Green Building Council
  • BGCSF Youth of the Year State Finalist
  • National Program Excellence for Health & Life Skills, Tenderloin Clubhouse
  • Recipient of 2012 Jewish Vocational Service (JVS) Business Leadership Award

2011

  • BGCSF Youth of the Year State Finalist
  • National Program Excellence Merit Award for Education & Career Development, Sunnydale Clubhouse
  • National Marketing & Communications Award (MAC Award) Silver Winner, Publications

2010

  • BGCSF Youth of the Year State Winner
  • National Program Excellence Award for Education & Career Development, Sunnydale Clubhouse
  • National Program Excellence Award for The Arts, Ernest Ingold Clubhouse
  • National Marketing & Communications Award (MAC Award) Gold Winner, Interactive/Online Marketing
  • 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

2009

  • BGCSF Youth of the Year State Finalist
  • National Program Excellence Award for Character and Leadership Development, Excelsior Clubhouse
  • National Program Excellence Award for Education and Career Development, Ernest Ingold Clubhouse
  • National Program Excellence Award for Sports, Fitness and Recreation, Willie Mays Clubhouse
  • National Marketing & Communications Award (MAC Award) Silver Winner, Comprehensive Marketing Strategy
  • National Marketing & Communications Award (MAC Award) Bronze Winner, Advertising
  • National Marketing & Communications Award (MAC Award) Bronze Winner, Publicity and Media Relations

2008

  • National Photography Contest (four winners)
  • San Francisco Business Times Real Estate Deals of the Year Award for Community Impact
  • BGCSF Alumnus Ben Wildman-Tobriner wins an Olympic gold medal (in freestyle swim) in Beijing

2007

  • National Program Excellence Award for Education and Career Development, Excelsior Clubhouse
  • National Fine Arts Contest winner
  • BGCA Youth of the Year State Finalist
  • 2007 Program Excellence Merit Award for Arts, Columbia Park Clubhouse
  • BGCSF Alumnus Jason Hill drafted by the San Francisco 49ers

2006

  • National Fine Arts Contest winner
  • San Francisco Weekly #1 Rated Sports/Education Program
  • BGCA Youth of the Year State Finalist

2005

  • National Photography Contest (five winners)
  • National Fine Arts Contest winner

2004

  • National Photography Contest (four winners)
  • National Fine Arts Contest (four winners)
  • National Marketing & Communications Awards (MAC Award) Silver Winner, Publicity and Media Relations Category

2003

  • National Photography Contest winner
  • National Marketing & Communications Award (MAC Award) Winner, Cause-Related Marketing

2002

  • Good Neighbor Award, Treasure Island Homeless Development Initiative
  • Program Excellence Award for Arts, Columbia Park Clubhouse
  • Program Excellence Merit Award, Health & Life Skills, Columbia Park Clubhouse
  • National Fine Arts Contest (three winners)
  • National Photography Contest winner

2000

  • Outstanding Community Organization in the Diocese (San Francisco, San Mateo and Marin Counties), presented by the Catholic Diocese

1999

  • National Marketing & Communications Award (MAC Award) Gold Winner, Outdoor and Print Category

1997

  • California Youth of the Year
  • Program Excellence Award, Citizen & Leadership
  • Program Excellence Award, Social Recreation

1995 - 96

  • Community Education Award for Alternative Education, presented by Mission Education Project