Boys & Girls Clubs of America Reviews

Updated May 27, 2020

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3.8
74%
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84%
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Boys & Girls Clubs of America President Jim Clark
Jim Clark
359 Ratings
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  • "Part time employees may find split scheduling difficult due to club operating hours(in 59 reviews)

  • "Limitations for compensation and benefits of non-profit organizations(in 44 reviews)

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  1. "Boys and Girls Club"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Program Staff 

    I have been working at Boys & Girls Clubs of America full-time

    Pros

    Great culture, very rewarding, satisfying

    Cons

    Pay on the lower side

    Boys & Girls Clubs of America2020-02-04
  2. "okay"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Youth Development Specialist 

    I worked at Boys & Girls Clubs of America part-time

    Pros

    Kids were sometimes real nice

    Cons

    Pay not the best at all

    Boys & Girls Clubs of America2020-05-24
  3. "Rewarding Opportunity to Impact Youth"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Staff 

    I worked at Boys & Girls Clubs of America part-time

    Pros

    You get to spend time with amazing kids and help them to excel academically and socially.

    Cons

    The hours are usually short because it is an after school program but perfect for a high school student.

    Boys & Girls Clubs of America2020-05-21
  4. "A good starter job."

    4.0
    Former Employee - School Assistant in Albany, OR

    I worked at Boys & Girls Clubs of America part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Shaping young lives in a positive manner as well as building my professional career.

    Cons

    Some rules/regulations prevented us from helping some children and their parents to the full extent. It was understandable, but sad that we could not provide more help.

    Boys & Girls Clubs of America2020-05-19
  5. "YDP"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Youth Development Specialist in Salem, OR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boys & Girls Clubs of America part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Positive atmosphere and staff members

    Cons

    Very low pay for staff expectations

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    Boys & Girls Clubs of America2020-05-28
  6. "Great place - nice people"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Staff Member 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boys & Girls Clubs of America part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great coworkers and leadership at this company.

    Cons

    Limited hours due to schedules.

    Boys & Girls Clubs of America2020-05-10
  7. "The Best Place on Earth"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Youth Development Professional 

    I worked at Boys & Girls Clubs of America full-time

    Pros

    It is the absolute best way to influence a child's development outside of the classroom.

    Cons

    Not enough funding. Needs more community outreach

    Boys & Girls Clubs of America2020-05-10
  8. "BGC Unit Youth Development Professional"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Youth Development Specialist 
    Recommends

    I worked at Boys & Girls Clubs of America part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - great exposure to non profit work, very interactive

    Cons

    - pay was lower than expected

    Boys & Girls Clubs of America2020-05-05
  9. "Great Culture!"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Youth Development Professional 

    I worked at Boys & Girls Clubs of America full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    An amazing atmosphere, with amazing kids

    Cons

    Pay seems to be below average

    Boys & Girls Clubs of America2020-05-05
  10. "Club Director"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director, Club Management 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boys & Girls Clubs of America full-time

    Pros

    Fast paced, ability to be creative, energetic

    Cons

    Underpaid, Dir of Operations needs further training.

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    Boys & Girls Clubs of America2020-05-04
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