About Us

We are a 501 (c) (3) non-profit youth organization. Cliff Hagan Boys & Girls Club organization currently has 6 Club locations spanning across 4 counties in the state of Kentucky. We are located in the following counties in KY: Butler, Daviess, Henderson, and Ohio. The organization has both Units and Extensions. Units are our Club sites that are open year-round excluding weekends. Extensions are our Club sites that are only open during after school programming.

We offer after-school and summer programming for kids and teens ages 6-18 years of age. At the Club, members have a safe environment, academic support, healthy snacks, high-quality programs and supportive mentors. 

See our CHBGC History page to read our organization’s full history of each Club site.

To learn more about our organization’s namesake, Mr. Cliff Hagan, see our Cliff Hagan Bio page.

 

What We Do


 

We are on the relentless pursuit to create equitable environments where young people can learn, grow and thrive in America, providing daily access to safe places, caring adult mentors and evidence-based life-enhancing programs, both after-school and during summer.

Why Boys & Girls Clubs?

Boys & Girls Clubs serve 4.6 million kids and teens (and growing) annually. Clubs meet kids where they spend 80% of their time: outside of school. Clubs are doing Whatever it Takes to Build Great Futures by:

  • Advocating for equal access and opportunities for all young people
  • Developing life-enhancing programs that encourage kids to elevate the power of their voice
  • Caring mentors who help kids develop the skills needed to succeed
  • Elevating the next generation of leaders

Clubs are embedded in your local communities, offering safe in-person and online spaces and the key ingredients that kids and teens need to reach their potential. By building on their strengths and the assets in their lives, Clubs strengthen young people’s resilience and belief in their own capabilities.

Guiding Principles

For over a century, Boys & Girls Clubs have been opening doors of opportunity and preparing young people for a great future. We see possibility in every young person and are committed to being a voice for all youth in America, regardless of their background or circumstances.

All 6 of our Club locations make the commitment each and every day to show up and prove every youth has what it takes. Every Club member matters. They all deserve opportunity. We are here to elevate them and let them know that they are capable, worthy and important. We know every young person has what it takes to achieve a great future.

Our 3 Guiding Principles are as follows:

  1. Provide all Club members with high-quality Club programming that is safe, fun and makes a measurable difference.

2. Lead a national dialogue to advocate that every community in the US provide access to high-quality out-of-school-time programs and experiences that equip young people, especially those growing up in disadvantaged circumstances, with the tools to succeed.

3. Recognize that no single organization can provide everything needed to enable youth to succeed, Boys & Girls Clubs must establish dynamic partnerships with public and private institutions, locally and nationally, to assure high-quality youth development experiences for all young people in America.

Making a Difference


 

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Of Club teens expect to graduate from high school and 52% of 12th grade Club members express an interest in a STEM career. According to BGCA youth outcome data.

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Of regularly attending members said they volunteered in their community, Club, school or neighborhood at least once in the past year. According to BGCA youth outcome data

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Of Club youth said they can stand up for what is right; 91% of Club youth reported that as a leader, they make sure everyone feels important. According to BGCA youth outcome data

National Youth Outcomes Initiative (NYOI)


NYOI is a Boys & Girls Club nationwide yearly survey that our kids and teens participate in every Spring. The results from this survey help measure just how impactful the Club has been to each individual member’s life the previous year. The Club Administrative and Leadership Staff use these results to help implement programs tailored to a specific Unit or Extension’s needs.

***The results below are all Units and Extensions in the Cliff Hagan Boys & Girls Club organization compared to Boys & Girls Club of America’s national average***

Fun & Belonging Club Experience
  • Cliff Hagan Boys & Girls Club 70% 70%
  • National BGCA 63% 63%
Safe, Positive Environment
  • Cliff Hagan Boys & Girls Club 73% 73%
  • National BGCA 72% 72%
Leadership Values/Skillset
  • Cliff Hagan Boys & Girls Club 77% 77%
  • National BGCA 70% 70%
Self-Reported Grades (A’s/B’s)
  • Cliff Hagan Boys & Girls Club 88% 88%
  • National BGCA 83% 83%
On Track For Graduation
  • Cliff Hagan Boys & Girls Club 82% 82%
  • National BGCA 72% 72%
Healthy Lifestyle (physically active 5+ days)
  • Cliff Hagan Boys & Girls Club 59% 59%
  • National BGCA 53% 53%

BGCA Confidential Hotline

CREATING SAFE PLACES WHERE YOUTH THRIVE

Boys & Girls Clubs are committed to keeping children safe. To ensure these measure we: run comprehensive background checks for staff, board and volunteers; conduct and join ongoing education and training; run annual safety assessments; have rigorous safety policies and standards; host active, engaged board-led safety committees and plan annual safety improvement planning and other accountability systems.

National Child Abuse Hotline (Call or Text)

Provides free 24/7 access for adults and youth to professional child abuse crisis counselors who offer crisis intervention and confidential referrals.

800-422-4453

Child Safety Helpline (866-607-SAFE)

Praesidium provides employees, volunteers, parents, and youth with confidential or anonymous guidance and support for addressing suspicious or inappropraite behaviors regarding children.

866-607-7233

Ethics Point Hotline | ethicspoint.com

Provides employees, volunteers, and parents anonymous reporting of any unethical or illegal workplace activities.

866-295-3701

Crisis Text Line

Provides free 24/7 access for adults and youth to confidential support with trained crisis counselors.

Text CLUB to 741741

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