Boys & Girls Clubs provide a safe way to learn and grow in a fun environment. Children build ongoing relationships with caring, adult professionals through life-enhancing programs and character development experiences.
Boys & Girls Clubs work to save and change the lives of children and teens, especially those who need us most, by providing them with a safe, positive and engaging environment and programs that prepare and inspire them to achieve Great Futures. Through nine Clubs in four parishes, our trained and professional staff serves hundreds of children daily. Our programs focus on helping kids and teens get ready for college and career, live healthy, and lead in their communities.
News & Updates
Congratulations to our 2021 Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Louisiana Youth of the Year - Joshua Brown! Joshua is a 16-year-old junior at Salmen High School who has been a faithful member of our Slidell Unit for eight years and counting.
Tune in as our president, Pat Van Burkleo, shares the top 5 things you need to know about our organization right now including:
a. 2021 Youth of the Year Selected
b. Welcome New Board Members
c. Virtual Club OnDemand
d. Getting Ready for Summer
e. Parade of Homes
Top five things you need to know about Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Louisiana today!
The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Baton Rouge and the Boys & Girls Club of Southeast Louisiana are merging — a move that combines the club’s chapters for Louisiana’s two largest cities with the hope of reaching more families, the chapters said Monday.
Former St Aug Purple Knight and LSU Tiger Leonard Fournette is giving back to New Orleans. The Tampa Bay running back, partnered with Academy Sports + Outdoors, surprised 25 children with a $2,500 shopping spree in Gretna on Friday.
‘Stronger Together’: The Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Louisiana is working to triple enrollment and capacity to serve nearly 20,000 families across the state within the next five years.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Louisiana was awarded a new outdoor basketball court – a Nancy Lieberman Charities Dream Court™. Donated in partnership with American Airlines, the court will honor former LSU basketball player Glen “Big Baby” Davis.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Louisiana is excited about its much-anticipated return of its life-changing out-of-school-time programs to Orleans Parish this Fall. Through a partnership with the New Orleans Recreation Development Commission (NORDC), BGCMLA plans to serve more local youth at two NORDC facilities in the fall: Milne Rec Center and Stallings St. Claude Rec Center.
The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Baton Rouge and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southeast Louisiana on Tuesday announced they have merged to become the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Louisiana, effective today.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Louisiana invite you to show your support of Clubs and its impact on the communities we serve this National Boys & Girls Club Week - June 21-25, 2021. This special celebration offers you the opportunity to experience the life changing programs Boys & Girls Clubs offers to children and teens in Baton Rouge, Covington, Gretna, New Orleans and Slidell.