Quick Facts

  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County quick factsBoys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County served nearly 8,000 young people through its Clubs and community outreach last year.

  • Thirteen Clubs are located in Boca Raton, Delray Beach, Wellington, West Palm Beach (2), Riviera Beach and the Glades (7).
  • $.87 cents of every dollar raised goes directly into programming for youth.
  • 77% of Club parents reported that the Clubs have enabled them to obtain or maintain a job.
  • 91% of Club parents reported that as a result of their child’s involvement in the Club, he/she has developed a better understanding of healthy behaviors.
  • 62% of Club parents reported their child would spend time alone each day if it weren’t for the Clubs.
  • 57% of Club alumni reported that the Club saved their life.
  • 90% of parents reported that they would not find another program of comparable quality that is affordable.
  • 92% of parents reported their child’s experience at the Club has developed a stronger sense of community service and doing things for others.