Civil and Social Engagement

Our young people are the future and helping to build tomorrow’s leaders is a priority.

Junior Staff –

a comprehensive, career development, small-group program that assists Club members ages 14 -18 in exploring a career in youth development or human services, particularly Boys & Girls Club of Dayton work.

Youth of the Year –

is the Clubs’ premier youth recognition program which promotes and celebrates Club members’ service to school, the Club, the community and family.

Keystone Club –

a chartered leadership and service club for Boys & Girls Club of Dayton, ages 14-18. Keystoners elect officers and plan and implement their own activities in six areas: service to Club and community, leadership development, education and career exploration, unity, free enterprise and social recreation.

Torch Club –

a chartered small-group leadership and service club for boys and girls, ages 11-12. Torch Club is a powerful vehicle through which Club staff can help meet the special needs of younger adolescents at a critical stage in their development. Torch Club members learn to elect officers and work together to plan and implement activities in four areas: service to Club and community, education, health and fitness, and social recreation.