Our Mission The Boys & Girls Club of Taunton gives youth in the Greater Taunton Region- especially those who need us the most- a sense of hope, belonging, and purpose, as well as the skills they need to overcome life's challenges and give back to their community.
Our Impact The Boys & Girls Club fills the gap between school and home. We provide a welcoming and positive environment in which kids and teens have fun, participate in life-changing programs, and build supportive relationships with peers and caring adults.
Our History The Boys & Girls Club of Taunton is one of the oldest Boys & girls Clubs in the country. For 116 years we have been a unparalleled resource for our youth in our community, evolving to meet the challenges by an ever-changing world while remaining true to our mission. Annually, our Club serves more than a 1,000 youth ages 5- 18 though a combination of after-school, weekend and summer programs.
Our Approach Our Club community promotes a sense of safely, security, and pride. The children who walk though our doors feel a sense of belonging and inclusion. Our staff, volunteers, and board are deeply invested in creating a culture of excellence. We set high expectations for our members and for the organization.
Our ultimate goal is to help young people reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens. We use the Boys & Girls Club of America "Formula for Impact" to arrive at the primary outcomes for youth Academic Success, Healthy Lifestyles, and Character and Citizenship Development.
Boys & Girls Club of Taunton - 31 Court Street - Taunton, MA 02780 - Tel: (508) 824-4341 - Fax: (508) 823-6247