Boys and Girls Club of Greater Memphis
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis was founded in April of 1962 and has served the community for more than 55 years. BGCGM's mission statement is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring responsible citizens. Our organization has evolved from one club serving 162 members, to ten Clubs, one Technical Training Center and one summer residence camp meeting the needs of over 4,500 members. They provide after-school care for children ages 6-18, Monday through Friday from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with programs in five core areas: Education and Leadership, Character Development, Healthy Life Choices, thletics and the Arts. Students also take part in site-by-site programs including Karate, ballet, robotics, foreign languages, cultural studies, soccer, tennis and much more.
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