Friends of the Club

The Friends of Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis

The Friends of Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis (BGCSTL) is a group of young professionals invested in supporting the youth of the St. Louis community.  They get involved through volunteering at the Club sites, raising awareness about the programs and services offered at the Club, and organizing various fundraising and social events.

The Friends of BGCSTL strive to build relationships with others who share a passion for the Club’s work and are committed to helping youth reach their full potential.  Join the Friends of BGCSTL to network with other young professionals, develop your leadership skills and give back to the St. Louis community- all while having fun!

Goals of the Friends

  • Raise awareness in the community about BGCSTL
  • Hold quarterly networking events
  • Recruit other members to the Friends Group
  • Hold one fundraising events annually to raise funds for BGCSTL
  • Make a Difference

Members enjoy the following benefits

  • Opportunity to join Friends Steering Committee
  • Friends of BGCSTL Pricing on any Casino Night Ticket
  • Special Pricing on tickets for the annual Great Futures Gala
  • Access to the “Members Only” reception at the Great Futures Gala
  • An Invitation to the annual “Members Only” Happy Hour/ Networking Event
  • Subscription to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis Quarterly Newsletter
  • Access to Volunteer Opportunities
  • Personal Thank You from the Friends of the Club

Become a committee member or leader, plan events, volunteer with the kids or simply spread the word about the Friends of BGCSTL. Becoming a Friend of the Club provides you with the resources and support to make it happen.  Download a Friends Application today, click here. Or, complete the form below to JOIN.

To find out more information contact Lee Haynes at 314-335-8014 or