Frequently Asked Questions

If the Club is called, Boys & Girls Club of Jackson, are all of the locations in Madison County?
No. Although the Club was founded in Jackson, TN in Madison County, the organization has grown to include a site in Brownsville, TN in Haywood County.

How many locations are there?
Five. There are four in Jackson, TN and one in Brownsville, TN.
What are the ages of the children you serve?
Ages 5-18
Are you a daycare or childcare facility?
We are not a "daycare" or "childcare" facility. We offer curriculum-based programs for youth in a safe and positive environment after school and during the summer.

What types of programs are offered?
What are some examples of specific programs?
Torch Club - Leadership and service club
Money Matters - Financial literacy program
SMART Moves - Gang, alcohol, drug prevention program
DramaMatters Afterschool - Drama education program
Triple Play - Mind, body, and soul health fitness program

 Do youth solicit money for the Club in residential areas or in business parking lots?
 Our youth are not soliciting door to door sales or at businesses.  Club sanctioned events will be posted at the local business and youth will have a station set up with adults.  Most events are advertised in the newspapers, on television and the radio. We value our members safety!