Boys & Girls Club programs and services promote and enhance the development of boys and girls 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. They are truly The Positive Place for Kids.
Our Latest News
- 2017 Rick Rhyne Memorial Fishing Tournament Date Announced
Mark your calendars! The 2017 Rick Rhyne Memorial Fishing Tournament will be held on Saturday, August 12th, 2017 from 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM! The event will be on Lake Mackenzie at Foxfire and is free …
- Jersey Mike’s Rocks!
We want to give a big THANK YOU to Patrick Minyon and his staff at Jersey Mike's for their continued support of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Sandhills. During the month of March, customers w …
- Thank you Cooper Ford!
Cooper Ford designated the Boys & Girls Club of the Sandhills as their 'Organization of the Month' for the month of April. For every single vehicle, new or pre-owned, sold at Cooper Ford …
- Congressman Richard Hudson Visits
We were very fortunate to have Congressman Richard Hudson, who represents Moore County as well as many others in North Carolina's 8th Congressional District, stop by The Boys & Girls Club of …
- Milton Creagh Talks to Teens
We recently had Milton Creagh, one of the most sought after motivational speakers in America, come speak to our middle and high school Club members. He talked with them about how to achieve their drea …
As part of these programs, in 2009, the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Sandhills provided 22,871 meals in Southern Pines and 10,496 snacks in Aberdeen, serving nearly 2,000 members and community youth.
From games and athletics to drug prevention workshops, Boys & Girls Clubs of the Sandhills offers young people a range of fun and productive activities. Clubs are open each day after school from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. – when research has shown children to be most vulnerable to gangs, violence and other risky behaviors. In the summer, Clubs and special summer-only sites open their doors all day to young people with nowhere else to go.
A trained, caring staff implements proven youth development strategies and creates a stable, supportive environment for children and teens ages six to 18. Specially designed programs concentrate on developing job readiness, study skills, leadership, self-esteem, good health and social responsibility among Boys & Girls Club members.
The mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Sandhills is to inspire, enable and educate young people from all backgrounds and circumstances to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens.