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United Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Barbara County
updated: Mar 22, 2014, 10:00 AM
WHO WE ARE:
United Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Barbara County ( United) is a non-profit organization that provides a safe, positive and enriching environment for youth between the ages of 5-18 years of age.Currently, we have four main Clubs six satellite afterschool educational operations, and a 54 acre residential camp. Our first branch opened in Goleta (1952):later followed Santa Barbara Westside (1962), Carpinteria (1967), Lompoc (1988), and Camp Whittier (1988).Through our wide spread county presence we directly serve in excess 7,000 Santa Barbara County youth annually.
We provide a professionally trained staff to insure the development of positive self-esteem, proper values, and healthy life skills through constructive educational programs. We strive to encourage each child to reach their full potential.
" To enable all young people, especially, those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, and responsible citizens."
" To provide a premier, safe Club experience within our communities that assures a future where every child is transformed through a healthy, caring and positive environment."
United Boys & Girls Clubs are in operation year-round, including all day during the summer months and school holidays. Membership dues are $40 a year per child, however no child is ever denied because of financial reasons.
To learn more about United, visit www.unitedbg.org
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