For more than 75 years, we have celebrated National Boys & Girls Club Week by recognizing the invaluable service Clubs bring to communities. National Boys & Girls Club Week shines a spotlight on the 61,000 caring, trained youth development professionals who mentor kids and teens every day in 4,300 Clubs across the nation and on U.S. military installations worldwide.  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 a place to become…

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Youth Development Professionals MVP Award

During National Boys & Girls Club Week, we are recognizing the hard work of our Youth Development Professionals by creating a national contest that highlights their impact with the YDP MVP Award. The YDP with the most votes will win a trip to NYC to see Denzel Washington on Broadway and $10,000 for their Club!


Blue Door Decorating Contest

In its sixth year, the Blue Door Decorating Contest sponsored by Lowe’s provides Clubs the opportunity to use art to illustrate why their Club is a place to become. Club kids from all across the country have decorated blue doors in hopes of winning $20,000 for their Club.

Check back on March 27 to vote for your favorite door and help one lucky Club win $20,000!

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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