Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Tarrant County

A nonprofit organization

$23,463 raised by 49 donors

63% complete

$37,000 Goal

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Tarrant County is committed to being the premier youth development program in our community, a low-cost or free resource available to all, providing a safe and welcoming environment where children and teens are respected and valued. Through after school, summer, prevention and intervention programs that meet the highest standards of quality, kids learn the academic, lifestyle, and citizenship skills they need now and that will result in positive outcomes for the rest of their lives. The Club provides quality programs for more than 31,000 youth through strategically located branches and outreach initiatives. No child or teen is ever turned away from a Boys & Girls Club; rather they are welcomed.


Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Tarrant County provides more than 31,000 kids each year with: 

  • Access to healthy and nutritious snacks and meals 

  • After-school and summer youth development programs 

  • Mentorship and relationships with caring adults 

  • Pre-college programs for first-generation low-income youth 

  • Gang intervention programs 

  • Zero-cost counseling services from licensed professional counselors  


By the numbers: 

  • 84% of our Club kids qualify for the free and reduced lunch program 

  • More than 50% of our Club kids come from single-parent households 

  • 74% of Club kids in our pre-college programs are the first in their families to go to college 


And just as important… 

For every $1 invested in Boys & Girls Clubs returns $9.60 in current and future earnings and cost-savings to the community. As an integral part of our community, you understand the importance of investing in the lives of youth where we live and work.

Mission

To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.

Needs

Our critical need is unrestricted financial support to fund our life-changing programs and services. We know that making financial decisions this year will be tough, especially around which organizations to make a charitable contribution to. Youth need the support of the Boys & Girls Clubs and our trusted staff right now to guide them through the remainder of this year. Now more than ever, the Club is a beacon of hope for kids and families. Please join us in standing with our kids and families, and make a contribution today.

Equity Statement

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Tarrant County is committed to promoting a safe, positive, inclusive environment for all regardless of ability, identity, belief, age, and cultural background. We respect and value diverse life experiences and believe every individual should have equal opportunities to reach their full potential.

Organization Data

Summary

Organization name

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Tarrant County

Tax id (EIN)

75-0808785

Guidestar

Causes

Youth & Children

Operating Budget

$10,000,000 or more

Counties Served

Denton, Tarrant

BIPOC Serving

Black or African American, Hispanic or Latinx, Other

Equity Statement

Equity Statement

Address

3218 E Belknap Street
Fort Worth, TX 76111

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