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Mountain Empire

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Mountain Empire


Get to know the CPO…

Dick Collons- Mtn empire cpo


The Chief Professional Officer for the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Mountain Empire is Dick Collins. You can reach Dick by calling 276-669-8932 or by email at djcollins@bvu.net





Club Information


Mailing address- P.O. Box 1074 Bristol, VA 24203

Phone Number- 276-669-8932 • Fax Number- 276-669-8371

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BoysGirlsClubsoftheMountainEmpire



Boys & Girls Clubs of the Mountain Empire units:

Tennessee Unit- 2000 West State Street Bristol, TN 37620

Virginia Unit- 334 Rebecca Street Bristol, VA 24201

Abingdon Unit- 300 Stanley Street Bristol, VA 24210

Bluff City Unit- 282 Maple Drive Bluff City, TN 37618

Jack E. Arnold Teen Center- 650 Quarry Street Bristol, TN 24201

After School Hours- 2:30 pm-6:30pm Summer Hours- 7:30am-5:30pm Monday-Friday


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• Total membership- 1,133 • Total youth served- 2,723 •

• Average daily attendance- 245 • Average summer attendance- 160 •

• Member ethnicity breakdown •

African American- 17.94%, Hispanic- 2.13%,

Multi-Racial- 10.43%, Caucasian- 69.5%


Club Activities and Events


Youth Events

Flag Football League, Boys & Girls Club Week, Day for Kids Event,  Talent Show

Major Special Events

Main Street Family Car Show- March, Stake & Steak Dinner- May, End of Summer Bash- August, ONE Campaign- December