Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals and improve conditions. Your generous donation will fund our mission.
The Boys and Girls Club of Denison has been serving youth in the Denison community and surrounding counties since 1966. We offer programs that improve academic success, healthy lifestyles, and good character and leadership. Our Club is about our kids and their futures!
To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to become productive, caring, responsible citizens.
Who will, when school is out, lead the charge to develop young people into creative minds, confident souls, and leaders in our community? Who will lead the way to making great futures start here? Over the next 2 years alone, we will add more youth, more staff, and more programs to assist our young minds into responsible adults.
We are a community-based organization focused on helping make the world around us a better, happier place. With the help of our tireless staff, we organize fundraisers, exciting community-building events, and in-depth training sessions for our volunteers.
Are you passionate about what we're doing? Let us know! We are always looking for volunteers to help us make our vision a reality. We'll help you find a way to volunteer that best suits you. We're excited to have you join the team!
Whether you help through monetary donations, volunteering your time, or spreading our mission through word-of-mouth, thank you. We couldn't accomplish our goals without the help of supporters like you.
Ensuring child safety is fundamental to the mission of Boys & Girls Club of Denison.
We work every day to create safe, fun environment so kids can have every opportunity to be successful in life. WE have ZERO tolerance for inappropriate behavior of any kind, including child sexual abuse or misconduct, and we put resources behind that stance.
Boys and Girls Club of Denison continually updates robust safety policies, programs and training for our staff and volunteers that are designed to promote child safety and protect young people from threats that are present in our society. WE implement layers of safety policies and guidelines to keep our kids safe.
Boys and Girls Club of Denison has comprehensive safety policies in place that protect youth-including, but not limited to, supervision, transportation, communication and prohibiting private one-on-one contact.
Mandatory background checks are required every year for every staff and board member at Boys & Girls Club of Denison. All potential employees and volunteers are ran through the NSOR.
Ongoing training and supervisioin of staff is critical. We participate in a wide variety of child safety training including seminars and online training.
Our Club has a dedicated safety committee to provide input and guidance on local policies and safety strategies. Priorities and initiatives include
-Improving our check in/out policies
-Maintaining a safe and sound facility with a positive environment
-Ensuring proper conduct and oversight of our youth