National Boys & Girls Club Week

Celebrated since 1941, National Boys & Girls Club Week recognizes the invaluable service Clubs bring to communities, paving the road for great futures that are within reach of every young person who enters our doors. Join in on the fun by celebrating National Boys & Girls Club Week by observing and participating in daily themed activities. Like, share, and post on your social media pages during #BGCWeek, join the Movement and show how together we do whatever it takes to build great futures for America’s youth.

Activities for the Week


June 27, 2022

Kickoff BGC Week

This is BGC! Welcome to BGC Week. Show off what great moments look like at BGC. #thisisBGC


June 28, 2022

Spirit Day

Sport a BGC pin on your blazer, a BGC t-shirt or just rock your blue - let everyone know you are a proud BGC supporter or alumni. Share your photo and story online and tag BGCA. #BGCSpiritDay


June 29, 2022

Wellness Wednesday

Join us for a virtual mental health forum hosted by two time Olympic Medalist, Laurie Hernandez. Club teens will discuss mental wellness, tools and tips for a balanced and healthy lifestyle. #BGCWellnessWednesday


June 30, 2022

Career Day

Tune in to a live-streamed workshop hosted by BGCA partners such as Coca-Cola and Old Navy to motivate and inspire Club kids to find their passion, continue their education and develop the road to a great future. #greatfutureswithBGC


July 1, 2022

The Teen Takeover

Let's hear from our teens who will share scenes from their Clubs, their mentors, and daily experiences as a teen of BGC. #teentakeoverBGC

Boys & Girls Clubs are helping kids stay on track

Our skilled staff help kids dream big and realize their full potential. Whether they have aspirations of becoming an all-star athlete or an astronaut, Boys & Girls Clubs are doing Whatever It Takes to Build Great Futures. Learn more about our education programs.

Whatever it Takes to mentor tomorrow’s leaders

Ensuring young people are prepared to enter the workforce is one of Boys & Girls Clubs top priorities. During Boys & Girls Clubs Week, many of our Clubs will be hosting career fairs, mock interviews, and resume writing workshops. Learn more about our workforce readiness program.

Whatever it Takes to support health and wellness

Our world is complicated. From the pandemic to racial inequality, our young people are experiencing anxiety and stress that could affect their mental health. Our staff is available to mentor and encourage positive behaviors and nurture their well-being. Learn more about our health and wellness program.

#WhateverItTakes #BGCWeek

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Tour the Club

Boys & Girls Clubs help millions of kids and teens develop essential skills, make lasting connections and have fun.  Club members experience:

  • A safe place to learn, play and grow
  • Supportive relationships with caring mentors
  • Enriching programs, experiences and activities