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Play Fore! Children

Last year's Play Fore! Children golf tournament was a great success! Thank you to all sponsors and participants. You raised thousands of dollars that will go directly to supporting the children and families in our care. Please mark your calendars for this year's Play Fore! Children on Tuesday, September 17, 2015.




Fact Sheet: BCC's Programs & Services

Admissions Brochure

Adoptions Services Brochure

Alternatives for Youth and Families Brochure

Treatment Foster Care Brochure

DC Early Childhood Education Center Brochure

Falling Waters Campus Brochure

Outpatient Mental Health Clinic Brochure

The Strawbridge School Brochure



In November 2012, we converted the Keywords newsletter to an e-newsletter. Read archived issues of the Keywords newsletter

January 2015

October 2014

August 2014

July 2014 - Welcome Laurie Anne Spagnola!

June 2014 - Graduation Special Issue



Fiscal Year 2013

Fiscal Year 2012

Fiscal Year 2011

Fiscal Year 2010

Archived Annual Reports



July 17,2014: BCC Welcomes Laurie Anne Spagnloa as President

March 14, 2014: BCC Announces Retirement of Thomas L. Curcio, President and CEO

Archived Press Releases



Thomas Curcio to retire from Board of Child Care July 1
United Methodist Connection Newspaper, Baltimore, April 9, 2014

Tom Curcio Receives Distinguished Alumni Award from Gannon University
Citybizlist, Baltimore, December 3, 2012 

A Bond Forged in a Towson Orphanage
The Baltimore Sun, May 22, 2012

New Mentor Program for Girls at Epworth Chapel
Community Times, April 11, 2012

Alumni Recall Bonds of Brotherhood of Strawbridge Home for Boys
Baltimore Sun, Jan. 9, 2012

Church Dedicates Home for Boys
Caroline County Times/ Star Democrat, Oct. 17, 2011

Huntingtown Woman Has Been Mom to Many
Southern Maryland Newspapers Online, August 12, 2011 

After Giving up Hope, Adopted Woman Finally Meets Sister
The Capital, March 6, 2011

Bold Faith Builds Hope
UM Connection, January 12, 2011

Archived News



Board of Child Care Programs Overview
Board of Child Care History


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