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Boys & Girls Clubs of America
In every community, boys and girls are left to find their own recreation and companionship in the streets. An increasing number of children are at home with no adult care or supervision. Young people need to know that someone cares about them. Boys & Girls Clubs offer that and more.
  • 3,000,000 boys & girls served
  • 1,006 local organizations
  • 2,342 Club facilities
  • Locations in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands plus domestic and international military bases
  • 9,500 trained youth workers
  • 27,200 part-time staff members
  • 207,000 volunteers
  • $560 million -- approximate total of operating budgets for all Clubs

In its November 1998 "Philanthropy 400" report, The Chronicle of Philanthropy ranked B&GCA as No. 9 among all nonprofit organizations, while placing B&GCA in the No. 1 position among youth organizations for the fifth consecutive year. Smart Money, December 1998, lists B&GCA as one of the top ten best charitable organizations to invest in.

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