Since 1860, Boys & Girls Clubs have enabled all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential. More than 1,000 Boys & Girls Club organizations run 4,700 Club sites that serve 4.6 million youth annually. In nearly every community in the U.S., Clubs provide safe places, healthy meals and high-quality programming to build great futures.
To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.
Provide a world-class Club Experience that assures success is within reach of every young person who enters our doors, with all members on track to graduate from high school with a plan for the future, demonstrating good character and citizenship, and living a healthy lifestyle.
Our Commitment to Inclusion
We believe every kid has what it takes. The mission and core beliefs of Boys & Girls Clubs fuel our commitment to promoting safe, positive and inclusive environments for all. Boys & Girls Clubs of America supports all youth and teens – of every race, ethnicity, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, ability, socio-economic status, and religion – in reaching their full potential.