Mission: THE BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF SARASOTA COUNTY, INC PROVIDES EDUCATIONAL, ATHLETIC, CRAFTS, AND RELATED ACTIVITIES TO THE YOUTH OF SARASOTA COUNTY MANY OF THE CHILDREN SERVED BY THE ORGANIZATION ARE HIGH RISK DISADVANTAGED YOUTH THE ORGANIZATION IMPLEMENTS PROGRAMS WITHIN ITS ACTIVITIES TO EDUCATE CHILDREN ABOUT VIOLENCE, DRUGS, AND TEENAGE PREGNANCY
Target demographics: enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.
Direct beneficiaries per year: 5,500
Geographic areas served: Sarasota County, Florida
Programs: After-School and Summer programs for more than 5,500 children and youth ages 6-18 with clubs spread strategically throughout Sarasota County. Plus, 6 21st century community learning centers at area elementary and middle schools.