Here at Boys & Girls Club of York County, we work to provide our kids with the best programs to improve healthy lifestyles, encourage academic success and cultivate good character and citizenship.
We provide a full schedule of diversified activities for our members. At the Boys & Girls Clubs of York County, there’s truly something for everyone. Our programs encourage activities with peers, adults and family members that enable kids to build self esteem and fulfill their potential. Nationally recognized programs and activities are offered in the following five core program areas:
Character & Leadership
We empower young people to support and influence their community, sustain meaningful relationships, develop a positive self-image, participate in the democratic process and respect their own and others’ cultural identities.
Education & Career
We enable young people to become proficient in basic educational disciplines, apply learning to everyday situations and embrace technology in order to achieve success in a career.
Health & Lifeskills
We develop each member’s ability to engage in positive behavior, set personal goals and develop skills that nurture a sense of well being and lead to living successfully as a self-sufficient, contributing adult.We enable young people to become proficient in basic educational disciplines, apply learning to everyday situations and embrace technology in order to achieve success in a career.
We enable young people to develop their creativity and cultural awareness through knowledge and appreciation of visual and performing arts, crafts and creative writing.
Sports, Fitness & Recreation
We help young people develop physical fitness and offer ways to positively use leisure time. These programs offer skills for stress management and encourage the development of social skills. Many of these programs also foster an appreciation for the environment.