The Flagship Clubhouse Blog

$100,000 Grant Awarded to The Clubhouse by Small Business Administration

Grant Will Expand Existing Workforce Readiness Program The Clubhouse Network was recently awarded a $100,000 grant from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). The Makerspace Training, Collaboration and Hiring (MaTCH) Pilot Competition, recently launched by the SBA, provides funding to expand programs with job-specific and soft-skills training within existing makerspaces. The SBA awarded $1 million in prize money to only 12 organizations across the entire country. The grant will fund The Clubhouse Network’s new Skill-based Opportunities for Advancement and Readiness...

Clubhouse Manager Kahmal London paints using Virtual Reality tools

Clubhouse Manager Kahmal London Inspires Creativity and Self-Expression in Boston’s Teens

This Out-of-School Educator Pays It Forward This article originally appeared in the July/August 2019 issue of The Soultown magazine published by Cherie Nelson-Kabba, Clubhouse Coordinator at The Clubhouse @ Redwood City Boys & Girls Club. It is republished with permission. Kahmal London is in the business of inspiration. He spends his afternoons with Boston’s teens, providing them with space and tools to explore and create. On some days he’s teaching youth to illustrate using a stylus and a tablet, other days he’s...

Celebrating 23 YEARS of The Clubhouse!!!

We’re turning 23!!! Join Clubhouse members, mentors, and supporters as we commemorate the 23rd Anniversary of The Flagship Clubhouse and The Clubhouse Network! The evening will showcase the talents of Clubhouse members and celebrate 23 years of creativity, learning, and fun! Check out these photos from last years Anniversary… [fsg_gallery id=”20″]  

End-of-Summer Poké-Party!!!

If we have to say “goodbye” to summer, then we might as well say “goodbye” in style… POKE-style!!! Come join us for our Poke-Party at The Flagship Clubhouse from 2pm-5pm on Friday, August 26th!

The Flagship Clubhouse Visits Google!

by Ishaan P. (Clubhouse Member and Summer Youth Intern) Last Wednesday (June 29th), Flagship Clubhouse members joined their Boys and Girls Club peers and travelled to Kendall Square to visit Google’s iconic Cambridge campus! Organized and led by our college intern, Abby, the tour offered a unique chance to see the innovative organization from the inside! After fueling up on pizza and drinks at the Clubhouse, we walked down to Kendall Square, met our friends from the South Boston Boys...

OPEN HOUSE at the Flagship Clubhouse (Saturday, March 19th)

Join us for an Open House at The Flagship Clubhouse on Saturday, March 19th, from 2pm-5pm! Come produce songs, construct 3D models, create animations and videos, build websites, and much more. Located at the Museum of Science, our FREE after-school program is open on Wed. and Thurs. (2:30pm-7pm), Fri. (2:30pm-8pm), and Sat. (12pm-6pm). Although our program is usually only open to youth, ages 10 to 18, our Open Houses are open to everyone. There's no better way to learn about The...

January is National Mentoring Month

Illustration by Clubhouse member, Alix Flores Did you know that January is National Mentoring Month? We're saluting our mentors here at The Flagship Clubhouse, as well as all mentors across The Clubhouse Network global community. Their work here is so important! Check out the videos below to learn more about some of our mentors and click HERE to find out how you can become a mentor at the Flagship.   Trevor, Flagship Clubhouse Mentor from Flagship Clubhouse on Vimeo. Trevor,...

Celebrating 22 Years of The Clubhouse

Did you know that we recently celebrated our 22nd Clubhouse Anniversary right here at the Museum of Science? The event was packed with Clubhouse members, alumni, mentors, staff and community partners and friends who all came out to celebrate 22 years of creativity, learning, and fun. Check out the slideshow below to ge a taste of the excitement…  [fsg_gallery id=”20″]