What We Do

The mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis (BGCSTL) is to inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens. BGCSTL provides after-school, teen, sports and summer programs to youth across the Bi-State Region while also providing a safe place for them to learn and grow. The Clubs serve youth across MO & IL, including (Adams Park Club, Boys & Girls Club of Bethalto, Boys & Girls Club of Lovejoy, Hazelwood Elementary School Club, Herbert Hoover Club, Mathews-Dickey Club, O’Fallon Park Club, Riverview Gardens Club, Hazelwood Southeast Middle School Club and the Teen Center of Excellence). We also operate the Mentor St. Louis and St. Louis Internship programs.

Teen Programs

There are many opportunities for Teens to get involved at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis. Your teen is certain to find a place to advance their skills and education. To find out more information about how you or your teen can get involved, click here.

Summer Camp

BGCSTL summer campers are exposed to a variety of learning and participate in field trips, social recreation, and cultural activities on-site and in the community. This structured environment offers a nutritious breakfast and lunch. For more information, click here.

Become a Member

When your child joins Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis, they get access to nationally-recognized programs, caring professional mentors and opportunities to become leaders at home, at school and in the community. We are open the hours that kids and teens are mostly likely to need a safe place — after school and during the summer– and our focus is on helping club members envision a great future for themselves. Our promise is to do whatever it takes to help them get there.

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