WHY BECOME A MENTOR
Mentoring, at its core, guarantees young people that there is someone who cares about them, assures them they are not alone in dealing with day-to-day challenges, and makes them feel like they matter. Research confirms that quality mentoring relationships have powerful positive effects on young people in a variety of personal, academic, and professional situations. Ultimately, mentoring connects a young person to personal growth and development, and social and economic opportunity. Yet one in three young people will grow up without a Club Mentor. Mentoring provides meaningful connections that
Anacortes Club Discovery Center
Monday through Friday 6:30 am- 6:00 pm Phone Number: 360-545-9544 1017 26th Street, Suite A, Anacortes, WA 98221 General Program Information With the combined efforts of Anacortes Family Center, Boys & Girls Clubs of Skagit County, and Island Health, a new innovative Preschool is opening in Fall 2023. The Anacortes Discovery Center Preschool & Early Learning Community is specifically designed for young people aged 30 months (who are fully potty trained) through to their first day of Kindergarten when they transition to membership at their community Clubhouse. The Boys &
Growing Great Futures!
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Skagit County is committed to growing great futures this Spring and beyond! Clubs are dedicated to doing whatever it takes, regardless of circumstances, to ensure our kids are given everything they need to succeed. You can help contribute to Growing Great Futures with one simple action. When you help Grow Great Futures, you’re not only giving children the meals, mentors, and meaningful life experiences they need most right now– you’re making it possible for them to become the leaders we’re counting on
To enable all young people, especially those who need us most,
to reach their full potential, as productive, caring, responsible citizens.
Our Clubs provide a safe, fun, and positive space for youth ages 6-18 to thrive in where they engage in Targeted Programs, focusing on our Priority Outcomes of Academic Success, Healthy Lifestyles, and Good Character & Citizenship. We are committed to reflecting our Club Values of Fun, Respect, Integrity, Community, and Acceptance.
WAYS TO BE INVOLVED IN YOUR COMMUNITY!
Are you interested in engaging and supporting the organization occasionally or irregularly, completing a single task or interaction, such as a guest speaker, assisting at events, helping as time allows, but not a consistent schedule? Then becoming a Volunteer sounds like the right fit for you!
Looking to deepen your impact in our community through consistent mentorship of young people? Become a Club Mentor today! A Club Mentor is someone who shows regular, committed engagement over a period of time, such as the school year or Summer Camp.