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Boys & Girls Club of Santa Cruz
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Boys & Girls Club of Santa Cruz|
|Alternate Name(s):||Boys and Girls Club of Santa Cruz|
|Address:||543 Center Street|
P.O. Box 873
Santa Cruz, CA 95061
|Description:||The Boys & Girls Club of Santa Cruz is a youth development organization dedicated to promoting the educational, vocational, social and character development of girls and boys ages 6 to 18. The Club offers structured after school programs, special interest classes and drop in opportunities for youth and teens.
During the school year the Club is open from 2-7pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and 12:30pm -7pm, Wednesday.
During holidays and vacations, we are open from 7:30am-6pm.
Any variation in this schedule will be posted for parents and members well in advance.
Office hours are from 9:00am-5:00pm Monday through Friday.
ELIGIBILITY: Ages 6-18, no residency requirement
FUNDING SOURCES: Auction, Golf Tournament, Foundations, Individual/Business donations and special events.
|Programs:||Core program areas emphasized by the Club include:
Education and Career Development: Goals to Graduate, Money Matters, Homework Assistance, small group tutoring, Book Club, Power Hour, Computer skills development, College Awareness.
Character and Leadership Development: Youth of the Year, Award Night, Torch Club, Community Service, Junior Staff.
The Arts: Fine arts, crafts, woodworking, Choir, Music lessons, photography and Recyclable Art.
Health and Life Skills: Cooking and nutrition classes, swim lessons, SMART Moves and SMART Girls, mentoring.
Sports, Fitness and Recreation: Basketball Leagues, Karate Classes, Recreational Swim, Swimming lessons, Dodge ball league, Hiking, Fishing club, Special Events and Field Trips.
The Boys & Girls Club of Santa Cruz now offers an after-school program for teens at Shoreline Middle School with the Live Oak School District and Santa Cruz County Parks and Recreation. Call 475-6565 ext. 130 for more details.
|Volunteer Info:||Youth Volunteer Info:
Minimum Age: 14. Help younger members with homework, assist with the sports leagues, art classes, music room, and social recreation. Be a mentor and a positive role model.
Contact Katee Freeman at 423-3138 X31 firstname.lastname@example.org
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Call for Information|
|Public Transportation:||Call for information|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Fee Amounts:||$40.00 Individual|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
|Physical Location:||Santa Cruz|
See Description Notes
Arts and Crafts Instruction
|This record last modified April 10, 2013|