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Boys and Girls Club

Our youth are the future of our community. Boys and Girls Club 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 and Girls Club 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!

Derby Day at the Mills

Mark your calendars. Derby Dat at the Mills is scheduled for Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 4PM to 9PM.   May your Hats be big and your Juleps be fine, your Sundresses be pretty and your Seersucker suits be one of a kind. Join us for The Boys & Girls Clubs of the...

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 Club, which stands for all these things.


Youth Development Strategy

  • A sense of belonging
  • A sense of Usefulness
  • A sense of Influence and
  • A sense of Competence

Support Our Mission

For a dollar a day, you can make a positive impact on our community.  Join the I GiVE 365 Society today and start making a difference.