Boys & Girls Clubs are a safe place to learn and grow – all while having fun. It is the place where great futures are started each and every day.
The Facts: Unique Characteristics of a Boys & Girls Club
Clubs are community-based and building-centered.
Clubs provide a safe, affordable place for young people during non-school hours and during the summer.
Clubs are led by paid, trained youth development professionals.
Boys & Girls Clubs provide young people with:
A safe place to spend time during non-school hours and the summer as an alternative to the streets or being home alone.
A chance to play, have fun, laugh and learn.
Opportunities to build new skills that raise each child’s belief that he or she can succeed and receive recognition for personal accomplishments.
Ongoing relationships with caring adults and connections to new friends in a positive environment, reinforcing a sense of belonging, personal accountability, civility and civic responsibility.
Generation-changing programs that support a commitment to learning, positive values, healthy habits and high expectations for success as an adult.
Boys & Girls Club of Flint
3701 N Averill Ave
Flint, MI 48506