Education & Career Development
The Boys & Girls Clubs help prepare members for the opportunities and challenges they will encounter in their adult life. College tours, professional guidance, tutoring and mentoring give members the tools to become successful adults and the confidence to achieve their scholastic and professional goals.
EDUCATION & CAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS:
A daily homework assistance program for Club members of all ages.
Goals for Graduation
Introduces academic goal-setting to Club members by linking their future aspirations with a concrete action plan.
Encourages youth to assess their skills and interests, explore careers, make sound educational decisions and prepare to join our nation’s ever-changing work force.
Money Matters: Make It Count
This program helps teens gain useful knowledge and skills on various aspects of financial literacy, including budgeting, saving and investing, credit and debt, entrepreneurship and planning for college.
Summer Brain Gain
An educational summer program for youth, designed specifically for Boys & Girls Clubs environments. Programming includes weekly thematic modules that include activities that build to a final, culminating project or event. Throughout the summer program, young people are building literacy, research, math, and technology skills and having fun at the same time.
Twelve-station computer and learning lab with high speed cable Internet connection.
Nationally recognized AmeriCorps work-site, offering educational scholarship awards to Club members and alumni.