The mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Amarillo is to inspire and enable all young people, especially those from disadvantaged circumstances, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens – this mission guides every action of our organization. The Club is effective in achieving its mission because of four intrinsic characteristics:
- The Clubs facilities are designed and operated exclusively for youth, with the needs and interests of young people in mind.
- Clubs are available daily, after school and on some weekends, providing a positive place to go when kids need it most.
- Clubs have a core staff of trained professionals who provide guidance and supervision, and serve as role models.
- Clubs are available and affordable to all.
To equip Amarillo youth with the skills to break the barriers of stereotypes and poverty. Providing them with the tools necessary to become innovative leaders and a catalyst to change their world.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Amarillo Provides:
A safe place to learn and grow...
Ongoing relationships with caring, adult professionals...
Life-enhancing programs and character development experiences...
Hope and opportunity.