Every day, 11.3 million kids and teens leave school with no place to go.
97% of Club teens expect to graduate from high school and 80% had submitted an application to a post-secondary education.According to BGCA youth outcome data
75% of regularly attending members said they volunteered in their community, Club, school or neighborhood at least once in the past year.According to BGCA youth outcome data
89% of Club youth said they can stand up for what is right; 91% of Club youth reported that as a leader, they make sure everyone feels important.According to BGCA youth outcome data
With young people spending more time online than ever before, it is important to establish internet safety with the young people in your life, as well as be able to recognize the warning signs of online safety risks.
When getting ready for college, many teens miss out on an important step – understanding personal finances that support everything from buying groceries to keeping savings and scholarships in order. First-generation college student Sierra M. (18), shares how her Boys & Girls Club helped her prepare for life after high school.