Get Involved


Great futures start at the Boys & Girls Club of Dayton and we believe every child has the potential to BE GREAT through the support of caring individuals like you!

Membership fees are subsidized by the generous support from companies, organizations, foundations, and individuals to ensure all children have the opportunity to take advantage of the programs and services we provide.


Bloomerang is a fast and safer way to send money & make a secure online donation.

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By Mail

You can also donate by mail

Please mail checks to

1828 West Stewart Steet,
Dayton, OH 45417

Please make checks out to
Boys & Girls Club of Dayton


In order to become a volunteer, you must:

– Be at least 18 years of age; 25 to support “tween” and teen programs

– Attend a scheduled orientation

– Complete a volunteer application and background check

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We understand that some schools require students to complete a minimum number of community service hours for graduation and course completion. We do offer some limited volunteer opportunities for students who are interested in performing their service with Boys & Girls Club of Dayton.

In Kind Services & Consultation

Provide a service or specialized training/knowledge to make our organization more effective or efficient

Done in a Day Projects

Looking for service projects for your organization? Contact us for the latest group opportunities!

Think Outside the Box

Bring new experiences to our Club kids!

Program Assistance

– Help support our youth development programs

– Guest Speaker

– Art Room Helper

– Games Room Helper

– Homework Helper

– Mealtime Buddy

– Recreational Assistant

Event Support

Help with planning, marketing, registration, set up/breakdown & every fun thing in between

– Programming Events

– Day for Kids (September)

– Lights on Afterschool (October)

– Halloween/Haunted House (October)

– Early Turkey Day (November)


Service Learning

– Build your skills & resume, develop a career network, enhance your education & serve your community

– Youth Development Operations & Programs

– Fundraising, Events, Marketing, & Volunteer Services

– A Customized Experience to Meet your Needs

Wish List

Year-Round Wish List

– Teen Center Items – Tables, Bookshelves, Furniture

– Learning Center Items (ages 5-10) – Tables, Chairs

– Book Bags

– School Supplies

– New Pool Cues

– Copy Paper

– Colored Paper

Seasonal Wish List

– Hats, gloves & scarves for children ages 5 to 18

– Items to create 20-30 Thanksgiving Baskets

– New toys for boys & girls ages 5 – 10

– Gifts for pre-teens and teens (gift cards, games, small electronics)

– Construction Paper

– Art Supplies (paint, glue, buttons,
beads, string, and scissors)

– (2) Large White Boards

– Trial size toiletry Items for girls & boys
(deodorant, lotion, mouthwash, toothpaste, etc.)

– Bath Towels

Student’s Wish List

– (2) Flat Screen TVs for Teen Center

– (2) DVD Players for Teen Center

– (1) Outdoor backboard and rim

– X-Box Kinect for Teen Center