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Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis

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The Chief Executive Officer and President for the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Memphis is Keith Blanchard. You can reach Keith by phone at (901) 278-2947 or by email at KeithB@bgcm.org




Club Information

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Mailing address- 44 South Rembert Memphis, TN 38104

Phone Number- 901-278-2947 • Fax Number- 901-278-5460

Website: http://www.bgcm.org/ 

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

Twitter: www.twitter.com/BGCMemphis 

Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/bgcmemphis/

Instagram: http://instagram.com/bgcmemphis


Boys & Girls Clubs of Memphis units:

Bernal E. Smith Branch- 4299 Ross Road Memphis, TN 38107

John Dustin Buckman Branch- 1100 Vollintine Memphis, TN 38107

Ira Samelson Branch- 894 Isabelle Memphis, TN 38122

Sycamore View Branch- 1910 Sycamore View Memphis 38134

Porter Goodwill Branch- 620 South Lauderdale Memphis, TN 38126

Oakhaven Branch- 3900 Tchulahoma Road Memphis, TN 38116

Technical Training Center- 903 Walker Avenue Memphis, TN 38126

After School Hours- 2:00pm-8:00pm Summer Hours- Pending per location


Membership Information


Total membership- 3,784 • Total youth served- 6,833 •

• Average daily attendance- 730 • Average summer attendance- 1,354 •

• Member ethnicity breakdown •

African American- 96.7 %, Asian- .1%, Hispanic- 1.8%, Other- .7 %, Caucasian- .6%,

Club Activities and Events


Youth Events

Soccer Clinic, Basketball Clinic, Intramural Sports, Softball, Flag Football, Basketball League, Boys & Girls Club Week, Day for Kids, Youth of the Year, MLK Day of Service, World Wide Day of Play, Lights on After School, Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas Events, Back to School Events, Membership Drives and End of Summer Celebrations

Major Special Events

Annual Dinner- January, Youth of the Year Contest- February, Steak n’ Burger Dinner- April, Golf Classic- June, Tennis Invitational- August, Kick’n it for the Kids/Kid’s Day- September and Toy Bash-December