We are committed to ensuring equity and inclusion for all young people.
We believe every kid has what it takes. The mission and core beliefs of Boys & Girls Clubs fuel our commitment to promoting safe, positive and inclusive environments for all. Boys & Girls Clubs of America supports all youth and teens – of every race, ethnicity, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, ability, socio-economic status, and religion – in reaching their full potential.
BLM – White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo, PhD
BLM – How to be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi
BLM – They’re Not Too Young to Talk about Race from the Children’s Community School
BLM – “White Privilege: Unpacking the invisible Knapsack” by Peggy McIntosh
LGBTQ – “Coming Out – A Handbook for LGBTQ Young People” The Trevor Project
Mental Health – “Talking to your Kids about Mental Health”