You are the Difference

We never take a single approach to help kids succeed. It takes caring mentors, such as our trained Club staff. It takes a safe place, like our Clubs that are consistently there for the kids they serve. It takes innovative, quality programs designed to empower youth to excel in school and lead healthy, productive lives. We do whatever it takes to ensure all kids have a great future. We rely on you to help us build great futures.

At the Boys & Girls Clubs of Chattanooga, Child Safety is Job No. 1

Child Safety

And EVERY LOCATION has the Certificate of Approval from the Tennessee Department of Education.

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Great Futures Start Here

We don’t just do one thing, we do what it takes to build great futures.

95% on Grade Level

Education is the foundation for a better future. By offering free tutoring and homework help, we provide kids with the support they need to succeed.

“The Club is my safe haven”

LaShaysheion, Senior

Howard High School

"We always have fun and learn new things"

Amare' Green, 2nd Grader

Eastlake Elementary

Jarvon Shropshire, 2nd Grader

Lakeside Academy

“The club is like my second home”

My’Liyah, 6th Grader

Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy

97% Graduation Rate

Nearly every member who participates in our leadership and education programs graduates from high school.

96% Better Prepared for College

Our character development programs provide direction to wayward lives. In fact, a recent study found our teen members are better prepared for college and the workforce. Plus, scholarship opportunities help give college-bound students a head start on making their dreams a reality.

Thousands of Chattanooga children leave school with no place to go.


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2021 Stake ‘N Burger Virtual Program

Click here to view the 2021 Stake ‘N Burger Program. Bill Aiken and Roger Dickson were honored for their 40+ years of board service. Hear from our Teen Leaders, and find out who won our 2021 scholarships. […]

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2021 Great Futures Award Virtual Event

The presentation of the David Fussell Outstanding Leadership Award is traditionally announced at the Club’s annual Great Futures Awards luncheon.

Given the current COVID-19 restrictions on large gatherings, this year’s award ceremony is a virtual event, click here to view. […]

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2021 Stake ‘N Burger Dinner

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Chattanooga has been holding its annual Stake ‘N Burger Dinner since 1982. Please join us as our guest on Thursday May 20, 2021 for our 39th annual Stake ‘N Burger Dinner. This year’s event has been modified to be “COVID 19 compliant”. We will have a delicious dinner for […]

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