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Press Room

All members of the press are invited to contact Jessica Schmitt at or by calling (772) 299-7449. Please clear all stories in advance of print. We appreciate your cooperation!  

Please enjoy some recent articles highlighting the work of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Indian River County.

We recently filmed a short video about the Clubs featuring club alumnus Joseph Lindor and Vero Beach Club Director Toccara Williams-Byrd. See it here!

CBS Sports recently created a short video on our Fellsmere Club's partnership with the Florida Institute of Technology Panther Football Team. Check it out here!

Sebastian Club members enjoy youth sailing camp July 2016

Raliyah Dawson, Southeastern Youth of the Year winner, recognized by commission July 2016

Blue Water Open raises funds for local youth June 2016

Raliyah Dawson wins State Youth of the Year May 2016

Jake Owen Supports the Boys & Girls Clubs May 2016

Vero Beach Club Expansion Complete April 2016

Generous grant and bequest launch career planning program for teens April 2016 

Angel donors help children achieve full potentials March 2016

Boys & Girls Clubs take flight at Angels Dinner event March 2016

Clubs announce March Member of the Month March 2016

Magic Carpet Ride provides brand new bikes for kids March 2016

Bent Pine Golf Tournament raises $10,000 for Boys & Girls Clubs March 2016

Fellsmere Shrimp Festival to benefit Boys & Girls Clubs Little League Team February 2016

Boys & Girls Clubs announce February Member of the Month February 2016

Sarah Martinez named January Member of the Month January 2016

Boys & Girls Club a beneficiary of Jake Owen concert December 2015

Boys & Girls Club benefits from Hope Thrift Store December 2015

Cody Manning Announced as November Member of the Month December 2015

Osiel Bedolla named October Member of the Month November 2015

Clubs partner on anti-bullying summit with local agencies October 2015

Sebastian Exchange hosts Junior Blue Water Open Fishing Tournament for Club October 2015

Jake Owen Performing Arts Center Launches at Vero Beach Club October 2015

Raliyah Dawson named September Member of the Month September 2015

Sebastian Police Department Partners with Clubs September 2015

Allea Freeman named August Member of the Month August 2015

Youth Sailing Foundation hosts Boys & Girls Club August 2015

County superintendent of schools supportive of Club and community June 2015

Old county jail/previous recreation department demolished for Club expansion May 2015

Out with the Old; In with the New. Demolition begins for Club expansion May 2015

Capital Campaign Goal met for Vero Beach Club Expansion April 2015

Quail Valley Charities offers continued support for Clubs April 2015

Boys & Girls Clubs partner with others on Pinwheels for Prevention campaign April 2015

Historic Dodgertown provides treat for Club members April 2015

Pro Golfer Kenny Perry hosts tournament to benefit Boys & Girls Clubs March 2015

Boys & Girls Club Angels Dinner in Photos March 2015

Boys & Girls Clubs Angels Dinner raises money for scholarships March 2015

Jake Owen to create Performing Arts Club at Vero Beach Campus January 2015

Sunshine Laundry to host Fundraiser for Clubs November 2014

Boys & Girls Clubs' Ross Cotherman named Unsung Hero at National Philanthropy Day November 2014

Boys & Girls Clubs launch capital campaign for Vero Beach Club expansion November 2014

Jake Owen supports Boys & Girls Clubs at benefit concert October 2014

Boys & Girs Clubs of Indian River County partner with Disney's Tour de Turtles August 2014

Florida Tech Panthers Football Team embraces Fellsmere Club July 2014

Florida Tech Panthers to partner with Fellsmere community July 2014

Boys & Girls Club stresses literacy during summer months July 2014

Quail Valley Charities supports Boy & Girls Club May 2014

Quail Valley Charities funds Project Learn at Fellsmere Club April 2014

John's Island Community Service League funds afterschool program scholarships April 2014

Seen on Scene at the Boys & Girls Clubs Angels Dinner April 2014

Boys & Girls Clubs Angels Dinner to be held this month March 2014

Youth of the Year winner announced at banquet February 2014

Brandy Thomas announced as winner of 2013-2014 Youth of the Year competition February

Republican Women's Club supports Boys & Girls Club January 2014

Bullying seminar held, featuring Sheriff Deryl Loar January 2014

Boys & Girls Clubs Business Boosters In the News December 2013

Boys & Girls Clubs of Indian River County Receives United Way Agency Excellence Award October 2013

Florida Boys & Girls Clubs Receive Legislative Support October 2013

Boys & Girls Clubs Launch Business Booster program September 2013

Boys & Girls Clubs welcomes new board of directors members July 2013

Quail Valley Charities supports Boys & Girls Clubs June 2013

Local Luminaries attend Boys & Girls Clubs Angels Dinner event May 2013

Boys & Girls Clubs of Indian River County recognized nationally as a 4-Star Charity April 2013

Boys & Girls Clubs Youth of the Year sets sights on future in medicine April 2013

Angels Dinner Fundraising event a heavenly success March 2013

Local Angels support cherubic children at the Boys & Girls Clubs March 2013

Jake Owen Foundation supports the Boys & Girls Clubs of Indian River County February 2013

Cristian Zamora named Youth of the Year February 2013

Royal Ballroom Event to benefit Boys & Girls Clubs January 2013

National Fine Arts Competition Winners on display at Brackett Library December 2012

Rossway Moore Swann makes holidays bright for Boys & Girls Club kids December 2012

New Board Members welcomed December 2012

Boys & Girls Clubs presents Eleventh Annual Golf Events October 2012

Seacoast Bank employees team up with Boys & Girls Clubs for beach clean-up October 2012

Registration now available for Eleventh Annual Golf Tournaments September 2012

Memberships Available at Boys & Girls Clubs for after-school program September 2012

Boys & Girls Clubs seek volunteers for new school year September 2012

Ms. Florida teaches kids true meaning of beauty July 2012

Ms Florida visits Vero Beach and Fellsmere Clubs July 2012

Graduates credit Boys & Girls Club for academic success June 2012

Campaign promotes online safety for youth June 2012

Bike Tour 2012 June 2012

Welcome, Angela Astrup May 2012

Posey tours Fellsmere Boys & Girls Club May 2012

Angels Dinner 2012 March 2012

Youth of the Year 2012 February 2012


Boys & Girls Club
     Vero Beach

1729 17th Ave.
Vero Beach, FL  32960
(772) 299-7494


Boys & Girls Club 

1415 Friendship Lane
Sebastian, FL 32958
(772) 388-4944


Boys & Girls Club

22 S. Orange St.
Fellsmere, FL 32948
(772) 571-0810



Boys and Girls Clubs of Indian River County