The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis’ mission statement is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring responsible citizens.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis was founded in April of 1962 and has served the community for more than 57 years. Our organization has evolved from one club serving 162 members, to ten Clubs, one Technical Training Center and one summer residence camp meeting the needs of over 5,200 members.
We provide after-school care for children ages 6-18, Monday through Friday from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with programs in five core areas:
Students also take part in site-by-site programs including Karate, ballet, robotics, foreign languages, cultural studies, soccer, tennis and much more. Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis is a safe, stable place that ensures physical and emotional safety while discouraging crime in our local communities.
Provide a world-class experience that assures success is within reach of every young person who enters our doors, with all members on track to graduate from high school with a plan for the future, demonstrating good character and citizenship, and living a healthy lifestyle.
A Boys & Girls Club provides:
Our mission is the Boys & Girls Club Movement's reason for being:
To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring responsible citizens.