Character and Leadership


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90% of members who attend Clubs regularly say they can stand up for what is right, even if their friends disagree.

According to BGCA youth outcome data.

Torch Club

Ages 11-13
Torch Clubs are chartered, small-group character and leadership clubs for boys and girls ages 11 to 13.

Keystone Clubs

Ages 14-18
Keystone Club is The Boys & Girls Club Movement’s ultimate teen program.

Youth of the Year

Ages 10-18
Youth of the Year 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.