The Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Fe/Del Norte currently has 7 Clubs in Santa Fe and Rio Arriba Counties, and offers children ages 5 to 18 a safe, fun and educational place to spend their time out-of-school time. Clubs are open Monday through Friday from 3:30-6:00 after school, and all day during the summer. Our programming focuses on 3 core areas: Education, Character Development and Healthy Lifestyles.
Here are some of the programs we offer:
Education & Career Programs - These programs help youth create aspirations for the future, providing opportunities for career exploration and educational enhancement.
- Project Learn (high yield learning activities) - Power Hour (homework help & tutoring)
Character & Leadership Development - Helping youth become responsible, caring citizens and acquire skills for participating in the democratic process is the main thrust of these programs. They also develop leadership skills and provide opportunities for planning, decision-making, contributing to Club and community and celebrating our national heritage.
- Youth of the Year - Junior Staff
- Club Member of the Month
- Torch Club
Health & Life Skills - These initiatives develop young people's capacity to engage in positive behaviors that nurture their own well-being, set personal goals and live successfully as self-sufficient adults. - Healthy Habits (life long health & wellness) - S.M.A.R.T. Moves (drug resistance) - Triple Play (life long physical fitness)
- Project AIM - Youth Development Basketball Program (skills development) - Social recreation game room (socialization activities)
The Arts - Programs in this core area enable youth to develop their creativity and cultural awareness through knowledge and appreciation of the visual arts, crafts, performing arts and creative writing.
Sports, Fitness and Recreation - These Club programs help develop fitness, a positive use of leisure time, reduction of stress, appreciation for the environment and social and interpersonal skills.
Specialized Programs - These initiatives focus on meeting the significant and specific needs identified within Boys & Girls Clubs. Their broad scope complements several or all of our core programs areas.
Main Club & Administrative Offices
THE CLUB @ ZONA 6600 Valentine Way, Santa Fe 87507 505-474-0385
Unit Director - Crystal Sandoval
CAMINO DE JACOBO CLUB 52 Camino de Jacobo, Santa Fe 87507 505-557-6596 Unit Director - Gabriel Sanchez
VALLE VISTA CLUB
08 Las Lomas, Santa Fe 87508
Unit Director - Johnny Cruz
SANTA CRUZ CLUB 145 Quintana St., Santa Cruz 87532 505-629-8642
Unit Director - Marisa Bustos
ABIQUIU CLUB US Hwy 84-Gate 21342, Abiquiu 87522 505-685-4586 Unit Director - Matti Gallegos
CHIMAYO CLUB 31B County Rd. 93, Chimayo 87522 505-351-1515 Unit Director - Lydia Trujillo