Our Mission Our mission is to provide a safe, supportive place where children and youth can experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, build positive relationships and develop confidence and skills for life.
Who We Are Toronto Kiwanis Boys & Girls Clubs (TKBGC) is a leading provider of quality before and after-school programs that contribute significantly to the healthy physical, educational and social development of young people growing up in downtown Toronto. The Club services over 1300 members annually and is part of a collective of Clubs across Ontario that assist more than 110,000 children, youth and their families.
What We Do TKBGC has more than 95 yrs. of experience providing high-quality before and after school programs that help children and youth to overcome barriers, build positive relationships and develop confidence and skills for life.
TKBGC is Present in All Stages of a Child’s Life Through our comprehensive programs -- including before and after school programs for children aged 6-12, and evening youth programs and initiatives for youth 13-24– TKBGC is present in all stages of a young person’s life, and provides critical support to families during all key development periods.
Our “whole child, life cycle” approach means that many young people establish life-long connections to the Club, and achieve their full potential, and successful life outcomes, as a result.
TKBGC Provides High-Quality Before and After School Programs Clubs’ comprehensive programs, tailored to meet the needs of the local community and community partners with whom we work, put a strong focus on physical recreation, nutrition and learning, but also include: early learning, school readiness, homework help and academic support, post-secondary scholarships, arts and culture, youth leadership, skills development, career planning and more.