Our Results

Success Matters

Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta

At Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta, our results have a big impact. Success for us = Helping kids reach their full potential.  We’re working with thousands of kids each day to do just that and help them find a brighter future.

We are continually tracking our kids and teens to see where they are excelling and where they are falling behind. We use this data to tailor our services and better serve them. We’re proud to report we’re seeing some significant results!

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Success in School!

Our members are reaching high with their education!

100% of our College Bound seniors graduated high school, 87% went on to higher education, and Club teens were awarded a total of $1.7 million in college scholarships.

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Our kids are getting better at math!

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More than half of our members (55%) improved their math skills during the 2014/2015 school year. 

Our members are reaching high with their education!

Nearly three-quarters of members report enjoying learning (74%).

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Our members are preparing for their academic futures!

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83% of elementary school members and 79% of middle and high school members believe they will go to and complete college. 75% of high schoolers report taking or planning to take college entrance exams.

Living Healthy!

Our kids are getting active!

50% are engaging in physical activity at least five times per week.

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Our members are making smart choices!

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High school members are two times less likely to have ever used marijuana, and two times less likely to ever have a drink of alcohol than their Georgia peers.

Our kids are hitting the field!

More than 800 kids participated in Soccer for Success – an expanded partnership with the U.S. Soccer Foundation serving 20 Boys & Girls Clubs across the city.

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Our kids are experiencing the great outdoors!

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More than 550 kids and teens visit Camp Kiwanis each year – many experiencing outdoor adventures like hiking, kayaking, and archery for the first time.

Becoming Leaders!

Our kids stand up for what is right!

85% report speaking up for people who’ve been treated unfairly.

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Our teens know the importance of giving back!

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More than 70 percent of our teens volunteer on at least a monthly basis – a rate three times higher than the national average.

Our members know it’s better to give than receive!

Check out this holiday video from our Lawrenceville kids and prepare to be inspired!

Our kids are leading in their communities!

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More than 1,300 kids and teens participated in key leadership programs at their Clubs to build skills they can use now and beyond.

 These Programs Help Kids Succeed

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Success Stories

“It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead.” – Nelson Mandel

At Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta, we see success day in and day out! From our kids to our staff to the supporters that make our work possible, we’re surrounded by everyday heroes. Find out how our Club family is helping make their communities and the world a better place.

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