BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBS OF NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS Overview
Target demographics: At-risk youth age 6 through 17 years of age. 51% of our Club members live at or below the poverty level with 49% of these children being from single or no parent in residence family unit.
Direct beneficiaries per year: 369
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: work with a child helping them learn to read, help with homework, serve healthy snacks to kids, share a hobby or special interest with the kids, assist with a fundraising project, participate in high yield learning activities with kids, be a positive role model
Geographic areas served: Denton & Wise Counties in Texas
Programs: BGCA clubs serve school-age youth through a variety of programs including homework assistance, technology centers, teen centers, career exploration, job assistance, sports and recreation, art classes and leadership development. In addition to program development, Boys & Girls Clubs of America provides programmatic and executive training for Club professionals nationwide.