Our programs are designed to encourage our youth to realize a wide variety of positive outcomes, a strategy for developing the “whole child.” In addition, our clubs focus additional efforts on helping children and teens achieve in our three priority outcome areas of:
We follow Boys & Girls Club of America's, our national affiliate, Formula for Impact. It serves as our road map for ensuring that young people have a positive, impactful Club Experience and, ultimately, achieve the important outcomes that lead them to great futures. We are not a "school after school". We offer programs and activities that are "fun with a purpose"
Through our programs we aim to:
Provide a world-class Club Experience that assures success is within reach of every young person who walks through 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 featured programs are but a few of the activities and initiatives we provide for our youth. As mentioned above, our aim is to develop the "whole child" and these programs enable us to do so. Programs such as Power Hour enable us to provide youth with optimal homework and tutoring sessions, in addition to, educational and enriching activities that help our youth do well in school. Money Matters teaching financial literacy to our youth via practical methods, so they may understand the importance of investing and saving. Triple Play focuses on healthy lifestyles and encourage youth to be well physically, mentally, and emotionally. Diplomas to Degrees focuses on setting goals and milestones to enable our youth to achieve their dreams. SMART Girls is a program dedicated to helping girls develop healthy attitudes and lifestyles. Finally, Youth of the Year identifies one outstanding youth in our programs that deserve national recognition for their dynamic character and contributions. We focus on these programs to ensure our youth are receiving the optimal club experience. Our Clubs are well equipped with games and team activities to encourage active play and interaction.