About

About

Great Futures Start Here!

Two smiling girls

 

We  offer . . .

Fun!

Rule number one for almost everything that happens at the Club is that it must be fun.

A Safe Place.

The Club is a safe place where young people can come to enjoy themselves and their friends.

Opportunities

Club members have the opportunity to learn, grow, give back to the community, discover their needs, set goals, and meet new friends.

A Full Schedule of Great Activities

From simple games to leadership opportunities, we offer a wide range of activities. Contact us for more information about our programs.

Age-Appropriate Services

Boys & Girls Clubs strive to meet the youth development needs in their communities. Stop by, meet our staff, and learn more about what we have to offer.

2 kids at MLK with sign

We Fill A Critical Need

Boys & Girls Clubs build character through everyday leadership and guidance in behavior and attitude. Young people of all nationalities, races and creeds join together in wholesome recreation and leadership.

Trained professional staff provide positive adult mentors and role models. Nationally recognized programs help young people succeed in school, stay healthy, learn important life skills, pursue interests in the arts and sports, and explore vocational choices.

Most importantly, the Boys& Girls Club shows youngsters that someone cares and wants them to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens.

 Our History and Organization

Boys & Girls Club of Walker County, Inc. is designated as a 501(c)(3) public charity by the Internal Revenue Service.  We began operating in Huntsville, Texas in February 2003.  We are governed by a Board of Directors who are committed volunteers from Walker County.

Members of our current Board of Directors:

Jack Olsta, President

Randall Mangum

Bill Green, Vice President

Ann Olsta

Jim Coleman, Treasurer

Gwen Ritter
Bryan Matthys, Secretary

Janet RidleyWendell Baker, Jr.

Carol Smith

Dessie Cherry

David StandleeRoberto Fernandez

Donna Story

Sharon Hart

Howard White

Patti Hightower

Mac Woodward