"To enable all young people, especially, those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, and responsible citizens."
The United Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Barbara County is a non-profit organization that provides a safe, positive and enriching environment for youth between the ages of 5-18.Currently, we have four main Clubs, six satellite afterschool educational operations, and a 55 acre residential camp. Our first branch opened in Goleta (1952) followed by Santa Barbara Westside (1962), Carpinteria (1967), Lompoc (1988), and Camp Whittier (1988).Through our wide spread county presence we directly serve in upwards of 4,500 youth in Santa Barbara County 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.