Character & Leadership Development

“The Keystone Club wants to be involved in all aspects of the community and we are striving for that. We want to be involved in community projects and decisions.”

- Jill Angell, Unit Director

From local projects to national team competitions, the Boys & Girls Clubs have team building and achievement programs that teach members to overcome challenges and be creative. These programs help instill confidence and a sense of self-worth that will remain with the members for years to come.

CHARACTER & LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS:

Torch Club
Pre-teens in the Torch Club are building a legacy of personal enrichment and serving to the community.

Keystone Club
Through focus on leadership development and community service, teen members learn the key to a healthy community.

Youth for Unity
A program for young Club members, Youth for Unity teaches the importance of tolerance, strength in diversity, and acceptance of all cultures.

Junior Staff
A mentorship program that pairs Club members with professional staff, Junior Staff members develop leadership and workplace skills.

Youth of the Year
A national competition for outstanding leadership skills, community involvement, and the overcoming of obstacles demonstrated by Club members. Local winners may advance to the state, regional and national levels.