It’s back-to-school season and we need help from people like you to raise your hand and support the 8 million kids and teens who are alone and unsupervised after school. Without a safe and supportive place to go, the time after the bell rings is a critical time to reach kids and teens. We are doing whatever it takes to help them build a great future with programs that include homework help, mentorship, healthy lifestyle decision making, character and leadership development, and essential job skill training.
“I visualize where I want to be in five years and ask myself, ‘What steps can I take to get closer to my goals?’”
Every young person should have access to healthy meals and snacks – but improving youth food security is a major challenge in the United States. Learn more about food insecurity, food deserts and how Boys & Girls Clubs keep kids fed, fueled and focused.