Investing in Futures

For nearly 100 years, The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club has been positively impacting the lives of thousands of children in Richmond’s East End.

The Club’s mission is to be a safe and empowering environment to provide kids, teens and community members opportunities to reach their full potential.

Our programs weave together academics, enrichment, recreation and character formation. And by promising a brighter future for the youth of our community, we’re healing lives, inspiring leaders for life and creating a path to successful careers. We strive to develop strong citizens who raise families without barriers, live hope-filled lives and give back to their community.

Ages: 6-18 years old

Hours: 2:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Location: 3701 R Street, Richmond, VA 23223

Phone: (804) 222-3122

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The Club is currently offering transportation from the following schools: Arthur Ashe, Bellevue, Chimborazo, Fairfield Court, George Mason and Montrose.

Club membership is $15 per school year!


Our Daily After-School Programs Focus on Six Core Areas

Education & Career

  • Daily homework help
  • STEM studios
  • SAT prep classes
  • College tours
  • Guest speakers

Health & Life Skills

  • Daily after-school meals
  • Start Smart Healthy living challenges
  • Money Matters
  • SMART Moves
  • Baby Think it Over

Character & Leadership

  • Mentor Program
  • Keystone Club
  • Youth of the Year

Morality & Values

  • Daily devotions
  • Bible study

Sports & Fitness

  • Year-round aquatics center
  • Fitness studio
  • Gymnasium
  • Yoga and dance classes


  • Arts electives
  • Digital arts
  • Recording studio
  • Maker space
  • Crafts