National Mentoring Month

National Mentoring Month

Mentorship is the patronage, influence, guidance, or direction given by a mentor. A mentor teaches or gives help and advice to a less experienced, younger person. January is recognized as National Mentoring Month; this gives us a chance to share the difference Boys...

Workforce Readiness Teen Program

What is the Workforce Readiness Teen Program? The Boys & Girls Clubs of Polk County host a 6-month program available to all teens ages 16 through 18, to prepare your teenager for their future (that is approaching quickly.) Teens will work through a curriculum via...

Teen Programs

Here at Boys & Girls Clubs of Polk County, we strive to set our youth up for successful futures. The clubs are often most known for their elementary school programs, teaching members skills such as communication, creativity, and physical activity. Enrollment...
Giving Back Never Tasted So Good

Giving Back Never Tasted So Good

Boys & Girls Clubs of Polk County invite you to dine-to-donate at Teriyaki Madness of Downtown Lakeland on Tuesday, November 7th.  From 4 to 8 pm, simply mention Boys & Girls Clubs when ordering in person, or use code “fundraiser” online at checkout by...
Sharing Hope

Sharing Hope

One of our 4th grade members, Armani saw a homeless person and wanted to give him money.  Later Miss Kelsy spoke with Armani and asked her “How else can you earn money for homeless people?” She responded with “I can give some of my allowance.”...

Birdies For Boys & Girls Clubs

Friday, May 19th, 2023 Eaglebrooke Golf Club 1300 Eaglebrooke Blvd., Lakeland, FL 33813   Registration at 7:00 a.m. | Shotgun Start at 8:00 a.m.  Bring your friends and join us for a day of golf, excitement and fun!  This years format will be an 18 hole scramble...