Boys and Girls Clubs of Dorchester

Boys and Girls Clubs of Dorchester
1135 Dorchester Avenue
Dorchester, MA 02125

Kirsten Nelson
knelson@bgcdorchester.org
617-288-7120

www.bgcdorchester.org

Boys and Girls Clubs of Dorchester is no longer accepting applications for the 2014 Boston Marathon. Qualified runners that have been accepted in the 2014 Boston Marathon are invited to contact us for more information about joining our team.
The three Clubhouses of Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester serve more than 4,000 children and offer more than 200 programs in education, athletics, aquatics, social recreation, art, music, nutrition and wellness, childcare, college and career preparation, and more. Each member has access to these programs for only $5 per year. Funds raised through the Marathon Program will allow us to continue to serve our community’s youth and provide a safe, fun and educational alternative to the streets. We invite you to Find Out What’s Inside by visiting our website.

B.A.A. Moment 5

1977 - Bob Hall Becomes the First Person to Complete the Race in a Wheelchair

Shown here in 1977, Bob Hall pioneered the division when he became the first person to complete the race in a wheelchair in 1975, making good on his promise to finish in under three hours.