Teen programs include:
Keystone Club is a leadership and service club for boys and girls ages 14–18. Keystone Club members elect officers and implement activities in six areas: service to club and community, character and leadership development, education and career exploration, unity, free enterprise and social recreation. A national charter entitles the Keystone Club to participate in regional and national Keystone conferences.
TOPS is an exciting Boys & Girls Club initiative in partnership with the Madison Metropolitan School District. The initiative works with high school students to prepare them for college and makes college more affordable. AVID/TOPS offers tutoring, mentorship and paid summer internships, in addition to eligibility for college scholarships. Please see our AVID/TOPS page to learn more.
Youth of the Year
Youth of the Year is the Boys & Girls Club’s premier recognition program for club members ages 14–18, promoting service to the Club, community and family; academic success; strong moral character; life goals; and poise and public speaking ability. State and regional winners have a chance to win scholarships.
CUNA Mutual Job Ready! Program
The Job Ready! Program allows our members to complete a curriculum and practical experience that will prepare them not just for jobs but for careers. This research-based program, created by the Boys & Girls Club of America, demonstrates that through career exploration, money management skills and on-the-job mentoring, students are more engaged in their career trajectories and are more likely to attend college.