News & Events

1st Annual Mini Golf Family Fun Day – September 21st

June 14th, 2019

The first annual Boys and Girls Clubs of CVI Mini-Golf Family Fun Day will bring hundreds of families to Riptide Lagoon Adventure Golf in Parksville on Saturday, September 21st for a fun-filled day on the mini-golf links! Enjoy live music, BBQ, and more great family activities. Additionally, Sponsors are…


Safe Kids Program at VIEX

July 25th, 2019

Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Vancouver Island Proud sponsor of the VIEX Safe Kids Program! Great Tips to Be Prepared Take a family photo on your cellphone before you leave for the fair. Make sure it clearly shows your children and what they are wearing. This will provide…


Owner of B.Gallant Homes endorses Boys and Girls Clubs of CVI

June 13th, 2019

Byron Gallant, Owner of b. Gallant Homes, admits he could “go on and on” about his kids’ amazing experiences at Boys and Girls Club of CVI. Although they are all grown up now, they still speak fondly of the days that began when Byron and his wife Michelle, were…


Board of Directors Message – Ian Kalina Retirement Announcement

June 10th, 2019

June 5, 2019 From:  Lynne Brown, President BGCCVI Board of Directors Ian has been with our organization for 15 years and under his leadership and with the excellent work done by staff, BGCCVI is a totally different organization. This year our budget is close to $5,000,000. We have expanded and…


Ian Kalina to retire from Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Vancouver Island

June 10th, 2019

For Immediate Release Ian Kalina to Retire from Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Vancouver Island. (Nanaimo, B.C.) June 10, 2019. After more than 15 years as Executive Director with the Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Vancouver Island, Ian Kalina is hanging up his cleats and putting on…