About Olson-Beacons BGC

Olson-Beacon Boys and Girls Clubs transform schools into active youth centers afterschool and in the summer, providing free high Yield/ High quality youth development opportunities with an emphasis on:

Who are the young people participating in Beacons?

Beacons focuses on serving young people that would not otherwise have access to high quality afterschool opportunities: 

  • 90% are youth of color
  • 91% recieve free or reduced lunch, indicating they are from low-income families
  • 15% receive Special Education services