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Boys & Girls Club of Edenton Chowan has been a cornerstone of the community since opening its doors in 2004. Serving over 100 youth, the Boys & Girls Club of Edenton Chowan provides a safe, structured, and positive environment for young people after school, during holidays, and summer vacation.
   
The Boys & Girls Club of Edenton Chowan is part of a nationwide network. Located in every state, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and U.S. military installations overseas, Boys & Girls Clubs are delivering proven programs to millions of young people every day. 
 
Our Mission:
To inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens.
 
The Boys & Girls Club of Edenton Chowan provides:
  • A safe place to learn and grow
  • Ongoing relationships with caring, adult professionals
  • Life-enhancing programs and character development experiences
  • Hope and opportunity
Highlighted Programs:
  • Power Hour: During Power Hour student are given help with their homework and the opportunity to take part in one-on-one tutoring and other academically enriching activities.  
  • SMART Moves (Skills Mastery and Resistance Training) is a prevention/education program that addresses problems such as drug and alcohol abuse,and premature sexual activity.
  • Triple Play is a dynamic wellness program that demonstrates how eating right, keeping fit, and forming positive relationships add up to a healthy lifestyle.
  • Youth of the Year is BGCA's premier recognition program for Club members, promoting service to the  Club, community and family; academic success; strong moral character; life goals; poise and public speaking ability.
Who We Serve and Where We Serve Them
  • Over 100 annual members
  • A clubhouse facility including a 7200 sq.ft. building surrounded by eight acres of farmland. The building includes seven large multi-purpose rooms, an assembly room, a library, kitchen, and a computer lab with 18 workstations.
  • After-school and Summer Program (includes transportation, meals and homework help)
Membership
Membership at the Club costs $10.00 per year and our hours of operation are from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Friday. Our hours of operation are extended to 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. during the summer and school breaks. During the school year, we provide transportation to the Club from the following schools:
  • White Oak Elementary School
  • D. F. Walker Elementary School
  • Chowan Middle School
  • John A. Holmes High School 

Community Support

Thank you for considering a contribution to the Boys & Girls Club of Edenton Chowan. Your support helps us provide our programs and services to youth throughout the Edenton Chowan area. There are many ways to show your support and every contribution has an impact on the lives of our members.
 
To make a donation, you may send a check to: Boys & Girls Club of Edenton Chowan, 131 Morristown Road, Edenton, NC  27932. We appreciate your support!
 
Boys & Girls Club of Edenton Chowan is a 501(c)3 (nonprofit) organization and donations are tax deductible.