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A Place to Become...



To inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens.

Core Beliefs

  • A safe place to learn and grow
  • Ongoing relationships with caring adult professionals
  • Life-enhancing programs and character development experiences
  • Hope and Opportunity


I believe in God and the right to worship according to my own faith and religion.  I believe in America and the American way of life, the Constitution and the Bill of Rights.  I believe in fair play, honesty, and sportsmanship.  I believe in my Boys & Girls Clubs, which stands for all these things.


Youth Development Strategy

  • A sense of belonging
  • A sense of usefulness
  • A sense of Influence
  • A sense of competence

Rise to the Challenge

Stand With Us – Ensure that when we come out of this crisis, we will emerge stronger and ready to meet the needs of our youth and families who have been most severely impacted by this pandemic.

Boys & Girls Clubs

Our youth are the future of our community. Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tar River Region is committed to helping young people actualize their potential, becoming the men and women who will shape tomorrow. Through mentoring, education, and encouragement, the youth who participate in our programs are better equipped to face life’s challenges. Together we are building lives, shaping futures, and creating community.

Join the Fun


Learn more about the various Programs of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tar River Region. Our programs are designed to engage both the mind and body, leading our young people down a path of success through healthier living, working hard, and reaching their potential. Most of all, they choose to stay engaged in our programs because they are so much FUN!

Adopt a “Fourth Child”

We are inviting our Friends to adopt a “Fourth Child” from Boys & Girls Clubs of The Tar River Region.  The program began when a family in Alabama who had three children divided the money they had available for Christmas by four, not three.  The “fourth...

New Van

We are so blessed to have recently received a new VAN from Rocky Mount Toyota! We are so thankful to Tre' Turner and his amazing team for their generous donation and constant support. Shop local: rockymounttoyota.com