Who We Are

Founded in 2005, the Boys & Girls Clubs of North Georgia proudly serves the youth of Pickens and Gilmer Counties. We provide safe places where children can find learning, recreation and companionship in the afternoons and evenings

Our Boys & Girls Clubs Provide

  • A safe place to learn and grow
  • Life-enhancing programs and character development experiences
  • Hope and opportunity

Our Vision

Our Great Futures Vision is to provide a world-class Club Experience that assures success is within reach of every young person who walks through our doors, with all members on track to graduate from high school with a plan for the future, demonstrating good character and citizenship, and living a healthy lifestyle.

Our Mission

To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.

Our Vision

Our Great Futures Vision is to provide a world-class Club Experience that assures success is within reach of every young person who walks through our doors, with all members on track to graduate from high school with a plan for the future, demonstrating good character and citizenship, and living a healthy lifestyle.

Our Mission

To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.

Jessica Wells

Jessica Wells

CEO

Jessey has been with BGCNG for 15 years and has held almost every position within the organization. She has been the CEO for a little over a year now and loves making a difference in the lives of our youth daily.

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Karla Roper

Director of Development

Karla has been a club parent for years and is excited to be part of the staff. She is responsible for raising money for the organization and all special events. Having 15 years of experience working in marketing and development, Karla works daily to educate those in our communities about what BGCNG does for families and children as well as bring in money to improve the programs and Clubs.

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Brittany Byess

Office Manager

Brittany has been with BGCNG for 3 years in different positions within the organization. Brittany helps out with various administrative duties including payroll, finance, and Human Resources. She is also the best bus driver ever.

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The impact we make

Studies confirm that students who spend time in after school programs are:

0%Less likely to drop out of school
0%Less likely to use drugs
0%Less likely to become teen parents
0%More likely to become a college graduate