Congrats to our 2019 Jr. Youth of the Year! These outstanding elementary and middle schoolers are truly amazing!
Join us in celebrating these staff all-stars who provide consistent and thoughtful support for young people at our Clubs!
Middle schoolers at the Smilow Rainier Vista Club excitedly join the Junior Staff program where they develop leadership and career development skills!
At Youth of the Quarter, members across our Clubs are honored and celebrated for their achievements and contributions in the areas of academic excellence, healthy lifestyles, and good character & citizenship.
In Kirkland's STEAM program, kids experience the connection between academic lessons and real world applications with tailored programming to their interests.
North Beach 3rd through 5th graders practice leadership skills by planning, organizing, and facilitating 6-week Mini Clubs for younger Club members.
Dr. Vanessa Hara recalls her Club experience and the strong mentorship that gave her confidence to pursue her dreams.
Collaboration Between Club and School Though the Hamilton International Middle School Boys & Girls Club has only been operating for the past year, the school and Club have developed an incredibly close partnership in that time. The two groups collaborate to provide consistent resources and attention for kids to keep them on track academically and socially. Boys & Girls Clubs began operating out of the school with a six-week summer camp in 2018, involving Seattle Public School teachers and targeting
Sacajawea Torch Club's young members (kindergarten through 5th grade) are motivated to improve their communities and help others. Recently, the kids raised $600 for new mats at Sacajawea Elementary's gym, selling baked goods they made themselves at the Club. Since then, the kids have taken an interest in and are learning all about animals. On Wednesday May 15, Brenna from Pasado's Safe Haven came to talk to the Sacajawea Torch Club about how they can help animals in need. Pasado's
Keystone is a wonderful part of Boys & Girls Clubs across the country. This student-led community service group focuses on helping high schoolers aid their communities where they see need. Just like the Clubs themselves, each Keystone is a little different, a fact worth highlighting and celebrating. Keystone members at the Ballard Club are essential helpers with events like Turkeyfest and monthly Parents Nights Out. Yet despite all that Keystone does around the Ballard Club, until this year there was