At Boys & Girls Club of the Foothills, one of our goals is to establish a college-going culture in which members understand and embrace post-secondary education. We want them to see that college is attainable and essential to their personal and professional development.
About Our College Access Program
Diplomas 2 Degrees is for youth ages 13 to 18. It provides members with the guidance, skills, and knowledge needed for college preparation and success. We help participants:
College Access Opportunities
Three Main Workshops Throughout the School Year
Programs by Age
Boys & Girls Club of the Foothills holds events for different age groups to support their individual needs in college preparation. We assist members with the hands-on mechanics of meeting college requirements, researching possibilities, and filling out admission applications.
BGCF coordinates campus tours of local universities for members. This allows them to get a concrete idea of what college life has to offer and helps to motivate their application efforts.
The Club enlists volunteers as tutors and mentors to provide members with academic support and other assistance to accomplish their goals.