Frequently asked questions
What programs do the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Capital Area offer?
What exactly is the Boys & Girls Club?
Boys & Girls Clubs are a safe place to learn and grow – all while having fun. It is the place where great futures are started each and every day. In many community, youth are left to find their own recreation and companionship in the streets. An increasing number of children are at home with no adult care or supervision. Young people need to know that someone cares about them. Boys & Girls Clubs offer that and more. Club programs and services promote and enhance the development of youth by instilling a sense of competence, usefulness, belonging and influence. Boys & Girls Clubs are a safe place to learn and grow – all while having fun. It is the place where great futures are started each and every day.
What are the hours of operation?
How much does an annual membership cost?
Do any of your clubs have a pool?
Yes! Our Troy Clubhouse at 1700 7th Ave, Troy NY 12180 has an indoor pool!
How many children does the Boys & Girls Club of the Capital Area serve?
Is the Club open during the summer?
What is your closure policy?
Where does the Club get its funding?
Do you rent your facilities?
Do people remain connected to the Club?
Are your financial statements available to view?
Statements are also available through the office of the Attorney General of New York State. You may call their office at 212-416-8402 or visit the Website of the Attorney General of NYS. The Club gets a professional audit annually.
Are you hiring?
Please visit our Careers page to view our current opportunities!