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(35.98489,-78.89316)
 

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Mission Statement

The mission of the John Avery Boys & Girls Club is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens.

Description

Our Core Programs engage young people in activities with adults, peers and family members that enable them to reach their full potential. Based on the interests of the boys and girls we serve, John Avery Boys & Girls Clubs offer diverse program activities in five ares:

Character and Leadership Development Empower youth to become global citizens who support and influence their Club and community, sustain meaningful relationships with others, develop a positive self-image and good character and respect their own and others' cultural identities.

Education and Career Development Enable youth to become proficient in basic educational disciplines, set goals, explore careers, prepare for employment and embrace technology to achieve success in a career.

Health and Life Skills Develop young people's capacity to engage in positive behaviors that nurture their own well being, set personal goals and live successfully as self-sufficient adults.

The Arts Encourage youth to develop their creativity and cultural awareness through knowledge and appreciation of the visual arts, crafts, performing arts and creative writing.

Sports, Fitness, and Recreation Programs develop fitness, positive use of leisure time, skills for stress management, appreciation for the environment and social skills.

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http://www.johnavery.org

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