Mission, Vision & Values

Mission

To provide safe, supportive places where children and youth can experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, build positive relationships, and develop confidence and skills for life.

Vision

All children and youth discover and achieve their dreams and grow up to be healthy, successful, and active participants in society.

BGC Core Values

Belonging

Belonging

We welcome everyone in a safe, accepting environment based on belonging and positive relationships.

Respect

Respect

We ensure that everyone—children, youth, families, volunteers, staff—is heard, valued, and treated fairly.

Encouragement

Encouragement and Support

We encourage and support every child and youth to play, learn, and grow to achieve their dreams.

WorkingTogether

Working Together

We work together with young people, families, volunteers, our communities, and government.

SpeakingOut

Speaking Out

We speak out for children, youth, and families so that we can make our world better.