Boys & Girls Club of Tampa Bay

making a difference

Make a World a better place for everyone.

2021 Summer Camp Registration is Open Now!

Slide 98% of Club Kids graduate high school on time 83% of Club Youth improved their school attendance Our Clubs offer summer learning programs that are statistically proven to prevent learning loss and develop STEM skills We've served 550K meals* to Club Kids, providing much-needed nutrition for brain growth and healthy bodies
*In partnership with Feeding Tampa Bay
90% of youth living in poverty are less likely to graduate from high school 1 in 5 children struggle with daily hunger and hungry kids score significantly lower on tests, contributing to learning loss High school dropouts earn about $300K less over their lifetime and are 63X more likely to be incarcerated
By the age of 12, youth born into poverty are likely to suffer a 6,000 hour learning gap in comparison to their middle class peers

The Learning Gap

The Learning Gap is the difference between the academic progress that a student has made and the expected academic level that a student should have achieved by a certain age/grade. Similar to the Opportunity Gap, which refers to the ways in which race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, and other factors contribute to academic limitations, the Learning Gap shows that, if left unaddressed, it will compound over time and become more severe and pronounced, which can increase the chances that a student will struggle academically and socially or drop out of school.

Programs

Academic Success

Our staff give kids the foundation for a life that is full of potential to overcome the learning gap and become successful citizens. Our programs help kids navigate life's daily challenges and give them the tools to excel at school in order to thrive.

Academic Success

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Character & Leadership

Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay provide a nurturing and safe place for kids to realize their full potential. Programs including Torch Club, Million Members, Million Hours of Service and Youth of the Year help kids positively impact their community and foster a new generation of leaders.

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Health & Wellness

Increasing kids' healthy habits will strengthen their ability to interact positively with others and form healthy relationships. Our programs promote not only healthy eating and exercise, self-esteem, self-care, tools for good mental health and making smart choices in life.

Health & Wellness

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Partnerships

From our donors to our event sponsors; our Corporate and Foundation Board members, corporate partners, Heritage Club members and volunteers, it truly takes a village to help give every child an opportunity to thrive and excel.

Partnerships

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Get Involved

Ways to Give

Volunteer Opportunities

Great Futures Professional Council 

Alumni Association

Careers

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Locations

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Interested in learning more about Boys & Girls Club of Tampa Bay? We’d love to hear from you. Follow the link below to contact us.

Now Hiring!

Looking for meaningful work this summer? We have full-time and part-time positions available for engaging youth development professionals across Hillsborough and Pasco County.