Where Great Futures Start Each and Every Day

In every community, boys and girls are left to find their own recreation and companionship in the streets. An increasing number of children are at home with no adult care or supervision. Young people need to know that someone cares about them.

Boys & Girls Clubs offer that and more. Club programs and services promote and enhance the development of boys and girls by instilling a sense of competence, usefulness, belonging and influence.

Boys & Girls Clubs are a safe place to learn and grow – all while having fun. It is the place where great futures are started each and every day.

Mission Statement

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Pennsylvania is a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for youth, with particular emphasis on members who live in urban communities of highly diverse cultures.  The primary mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Pennsylvania is to promote health, social, educational, vocational and character development for boys and girls ages 6 through 18, by self-esteem, values, and skills.

Agency Information

Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Pennsylvania is a unique organization consisting of 8 Club facilities, a Charter High School, Outlet Connection retail venture, and Juvenile Justice Services. Our goal is to provide every child with the essential tools needed for a successful and bright future. Since 1931, the vision of Boys & Girls Clubs has grown and changed with the needs of our children. As the needs of our children and their families continue to change, so will the dynamics of our programs and services.

Every day, Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Pennsylvania strive to improve each child’s life by implementing self-esteem, courage, and positive values through all of the educational programs. Our youth come to the Boys & Girls Clubs to receive tutoring, computer training, sports education, homework help, and mentoring. Our youth gain confidence by developing a sense of usefulness and belonging.

If you are looking for an exciting place for children to learn and grow or would like to volunteer, Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Pennsylvania has something for you. Find out more about the Boys & Girls Club by exploring this Web site. Information about programs, locations, volunteer and donation opportunities are included. Keep reading to learn more about what we do. We guarantee that you will find what you are looking for at Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Pennsylvania.