Our Impact


At the Boys & Girls Clubs of Whatcom County our targeted programs and Club Experience help young people build the foundation to succeed in school and beyond.

 

Our Formula for Impact is a roadmap to help ensure that members achieve the priority outcomes of academic success, healthy lifestyles and good character & citizenship.

COMMUNITY CHALLENGE

CLUB SOLUTION

Community Challenge

How do we ensure a prosperous future for youth when they are likely to earn just $16,000-$25,000 in Whatcom County without a high school diploma?

Club Solution

  • 1,771 members participated in 29 different Academic Success programs
  • 247 STEM sessions offered
  • Clubs provide daily opportunities for homework assistance

participated in 29 different Academic Success programs

STEM sessions offered

provide daily opportunities for homework assistance

COMMUNITY CHALLENGE

CLUB SOLUTION

Community Challenge

How do we provide spaces for growth and opportunity when 42% of Whatcom County households are struggling to afford basic needs?

Club Solution

  • 113 members participated in Junior Staff program
  • 303 members participated in 71 community service projects
  • 853 youth participated in cooperative games

participated in Junior Staff program

participated in 71 community service projects

participated in cooperative games

COMMUNITY CHALLENGE

CLUB SOLUTION

Community Challenge

How do we teach kids the importance of nutrition when 76% of Whatcom County 8th graders eat less than five fruits or vegetables daily?

Club Solution

  • 75,749 nutritious meals and snacks served
  • 1,093 Club members participated in Healthy Lifestyles programming
  • 339 Club members participated in Positive Action programming

nutritious meals and snacks served

club members participated in Healthy Lifestyles programming

club members participated in Positive Action programming