To help young people develop academic, behavioral and social skills through homework completion, and high-yield learning activities.
Our program mission is to tutor, guide and inspire Members to achieve academic success through exciting and unique activities that get them excited about learning.
Torch Club is a powerful vehicle through which Club staff meets the special character development needs of younger adolescents at a critical stage in their life.
Gameroom teaches good sportsmenship, teamwork, and strategy skills. Members learn how to play games like: chess, air hockey, card games, ping pong, and many others.
SMART Girls offers young women – ages 8 to 17 – guidance toward healthy attitudes and lifestyles, eating right, staying fit, getting good health care and more.
Passport to Manhood
Passport to Manhood represents a targeted effort to engage young boys in discussions and activities that reinforce character, leadership and positive behavior.
Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education is used to identify individual subjects, a stand alone course, a sequence of courses, activities involving any of the four areas, a STEM-related course, or an interconnected or integrated program of study.
Triple Play Body
BGCA’s first comprehensive health and wellness program, developed in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, strives to improve the overall health of Club members increasing their daily physical activity, and teaching them good nutrition.
Healthy Habits is our cooking program. It teaches members all aspects, including: nutrition, healthy lifestyle choices, kitchen safety, and proper clean up.
This year-round program encourages artistic expression among Club members ages 6 to 18 through drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, mixed media and sculpture.