Boys Hope Girls Hope International Welcomes Bill Fronczak as Vice President of Development

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SAINT LOUIS, MO. December 19, 2017— Boys Hope Girls Hope (BHGH) has named Bill Fronczak as the new Vice President of Development for its International Office. He will begin his new role in January 2018. Fronczak joins as BHGH celebrates its 40th Anniversary of helping young people from disadvantaged backgrounds achieve high school and college graduation.  BHGH […]

Become a Boys Hope Girls Hope AmeriCorps Go! Team Member

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Boys Hope Girls Hope has over 20 years experience offering year-long volunteer and AmeriCorps opportunities. We are a proud participant in the Federal AmeriCorps Program, and we are a member of Catholic Volunteer Network. AmeriCorps Go! Team Go! Team Members support Boys Hope Girls Hope’s efforts to assist youth ages 10-18 who have a desire for educational […]

Boys Hope Girls Hope Hosts Residential Counselor Forum

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In November, Boys Hope Girls Hope International hosted a forum bringing together seasoned, high performing Residential Counselors from across the U.S.-based network who have the capacity for and interest in developing and delivering orientation, training, and professional development. Over the course of three days, Residential Counselor participants and IO staff facilitators worked to increase our […]

Boys Hope Girls Hope Receives $300K for Research Grant from Stupski Foundation

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The Stupski Foundation has awarded Boys Hope Girls Hope a $300,000 research grant for an extensive study, which will help determine standards of program efficacy across six U.S.-based Academy programs that are all carrying out the Boys Hope Girls Hope organizational mission but pursuing it in different ways. This information will be used as a […]

One Team One Mission

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GATHERING BRINGS BHGH INTERNATIONAL AND AFFILIATE LEADERS TOGETHER After kicking off the 2016-17 school year, the entire network-wide leadership of Boys Hope Girls Hope gathered in St. Louis for an important meeting exploring the topic of One Team: One Mission. This was an eagerly-awaited opportunity for Affiliate and IO staff to come together to envision our […]

Kristin Ostby De Barillas Takes The Helm as CEO

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BHGH International announced on June 11th that Kristin Ostby de Barillas has been selected as its new President and eventual Chief Executive Officer. Kristin was the organization’s Vice President of International Development and has led Boys Hope Girl’s Hope’s operations in Latin America since 2005. Kristin has already assumed the role of President and will […]

Paul Minorini’s 30 Year Legacy

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REFLECTING AND LOOKING AHEAD On any given day at the International headquarters of Boys Hope Girls Hope in St Louis, one can witness CEO Paul Minorini pacing around the building while using his cell phone for BHGH business….making connections…..reaching out….telling the story….sealing the deal….laughing, caring and sharing. His frenetic “walk and talk” routine may well […]

The Voice of Hope Winter 2016-2017 Newsletter

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BHGH’s Leadership Transition: Reflecting and Looking Ahead As Kristin Ostby de Barillas assumes leadership of BHGH—succeeding Paul Minorini—she’ll steer BHGH to continue to fulfill its 40-year mission of helping children in need. Paul Minorini’s 30-year Legacy On any given day at the International headquarters of Boys Hope Girls Hope in St Louis, one can witness […]

Boys Hope Girls Hope Selects Kristin Ostby De Barillas as Next President and CEO

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Boys Hope Girls Hope has selected KRISTIN OSTBY de BARILLAS as its new President and eventual CEO.  Kristin, a widely respected organizational leader and strategist, was Boys Hope Girls Hope’s Vice President of International Development and has led Boys Hope Girls Hope’s regional operations in Latin America since 2005. “Kristin brings a deep understanding and […]

Charity Navigator Recognizes BHGH as a Four-Star Charity!

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Founded in 2001, Charity Navigator has become the nation’s largest and most-utilized evaluator of charities. In our quest to help donors, our team of professional analysts has examined tens of thousands of non-profit financial documents. We’ve used this knowledge to develop an unbiased, objective, numbers-based rating system to assess over 8,000 of America’s best-known and […]

BHGH 2015 Annual Report

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Dear friends and supporters of Boys Hope Girls Hope, In Woody Allen’s movie Annie Hall, the main character, Alvy Singer, says “a relationship… is like a shark. It has to constantly move forward or it dies.” I think he was exactly right, and not just about relationships, either—but about organizations. The only thing constant is […]