PROGRAMS THAT MATTER
The Boys and Girls Club of Harrisburg offer programs that encourage, promote development and implement educational values that best meet the needs of our community and beyond.
Power Hour is a great opportunity for kids and teens to get their homework completed in a quiet place with support from trained, caring staff at a Boys & Girls Club. We are committed to focusing on academics.
Triple Play is a comprehensive health and wellness program. It strives to improve the overall health of Club members ages 6-18 by increasing daily physical activity and teaching them about good nutrition and healthy relationships.
diplomas2Degrees is a college readiness program for ages 13+ providing services to guide Club members working toward high school graduation and prepare for post-secondary education and career success.
Torch Clubs are chartered, small-group leadership and service clubs for boys and girls ages 11 to 13. This is a powerful vehicle helping Club staff meet the special character development needs of younger adolescents.
Junior Staff is a small-group program that is both practical and user friendly. It assists Club members ages 13 to 18 in exploring a career in youth or human services, particularly Boys & Girls Club work.
Keystone Clubs provide leadership development opportunities for young people ages 14 to 18. They focus in three areas of academic success, career preparation and community service with an adult.
YOUTH OF THE YEAR
Youth of the Year is Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s premier recognition program. It is our signature effort to foster a new generation of leaders, fully prepared to live and lead in a diverse, global and integrated world economy.
IXL is an online tool utilized to immersive K-12 learning experience that provides comprehensive, standards-aligned content for math, language arts, science, and social studies. BGCHBG focuses on this program 30 minutes a week.
CLUB TESTED PROGRAMS
We offer local Clubs tested, proven and nationally recognized programs that closely align with the developmental needs of all young people. We feel our programs are designed to put young people on the right path toward great futures.