Our Programs Enable Kids to Realize Their Potential.
The Boys and Girls Clubs of Hartford achieves measurable and sustained impact by focusing on academic success, healthy lifestyles, good character and citizenship.
Character and Leadership
Our Character and Leadership programs build leadership with self, others and the community. Inspiring members and giving them the confidence to make meaningful change in their communities. Our Character and Leadership programs help our young people become responsible, caring citizens and build skills that encourage participation in the democratic process.
Education & STEM
Our Education & STEM programs complement and reinforce what youth learn within school. Programs within this area enable youth to be effective, engaged learners who are on track to graduate. The Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford's Education & STEM programs prepare kids for academic success in school and in life.
Health & Wellness
Our Health & Wellness programs provide opportunities for kids and teens to enhance relationships with themselves and others, regulate emotions and solve problems. The Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford's Health & Wellness programs provide opportunities for kids and teens to enhance relationships with themselves and others, regulate emotions and solve problems.
Sports & Recreation
Our Sports & Recreation programs promote healthy development. Members engage in a variety of physical activities that build positive relationships with peers and encourage healthy habits. The Boys & Girls Clubs Sports & Recreation programs help develop physical fitness, reduce stress and promote a positive use of leisure time, appreciation for the environment and interpersonal skills.
Our Arts programs encourage imagination and self-expression—helping kids and teens understand, appreciate and embrace a variety of different art forms.
Our mission is to enable all young people, especially those most in need, to reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens.