When School Is Out Clubs Are In!

When School Is Out Clubs Are In!

Meet James R. Jordan Boys & Girls Club member, LaDeja, and find out how she discovered her inner leader! Click on LaDeja’s photo to learn more!

2015 Youth of the Year Competition

Save the Date!

On Tuesday, March 10, 2015, Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago (BGCC) will inspire our city’s youth to develop character, leadership, and a willingness to serve their Clubs and community. Every year, Clubs nominate one exemplary member to compete for the title of BGCC’s Youth of the Year. Click on the photo to learn how to join us!

Save the Date!

2015 Guild Board Lawn Ball-June 19, 2015

Enjoy an evening at The Guild Board's 11th Annual Lawn Ball, being held at the prestigious lakefront at the Saddle & Cycle Club.

Our Mission: To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens.

Recent News

JAN 07, 2015 Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago Closed Due to Severe Weather
AUG 22, 2014 2014 Youth of the Year Winner Shakhari Edwards & Congressman Mike Quigley
AUG 07, 2014 Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago Guild Board Raises More Than $250,000 at 10th Anniversary Celebration of Annual Lawn Ball
MAR 05, 2014 Shakhari Edwards Named BGCC 2014 Youth of the Year
FEB 03, 2014 BGCC Partners with Ross Stores to Promote Academic Success for Young People
SEP 23, 2013 Back on Campus: BGCC Checks-In with Alums at College
SEP 23, 2013 Charter One "Gear for Grades" & Service Sabbatical Programs Benefit BGCC


Just one or two hours each week can make a real difference in a young person's life! As a volunteer, it can make a real difference in your life too. The benefits include:

  • Positively impacting the lives of Chicago youth
  • Becoming a role model
  • Developing relationships with our members
  • Helping to provide a fun and safe environment for young people

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Featured Events

February 07, 2015
Bowling for Great Futures!
February 13, 2015
Chicago Auto Show
March 10, 2015
2015 Youth of the Year Dinner & Competition
June 19, 2015
2015 Guild Board