About Us

BGC Kawarthas (legal name Boys & Girls Clubs of Kawartha Lakes) is a registered non-profit charitable organization devoted to serving and strengthening children, youth and families throughout the City of Kawartha Lakes and Peterborough.

Our Vision

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

Our Mission

To provide a safe, supportive place where children and youth experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, develop positive relationships and build confidence and skills of life.

Registered Charitable Organization

No. 10762 7317 RR0001

Strategic Plan


Feedback from families

Thank you to BGC Club for offering exceptional sports programming in the City of Kawartha Lakes.

R. Jardine

We love what BGC Club has to offer, without it we would never have been able to allow our son the opportunities to play so many sports.

M. Montegue

The support of organizations like United Way enables groups like BGC Club to assist families like mine. And we are so grateful. Thank you for helping me give my child the opportunity to do something that is positive and life enhancing, Something that he can do with his peers. Thank you.

L. Kennedy

As a mother who loves her children so much, I would want any other parents that are having problems with their children to seek out this program at BGC Clubs. Thank you so very much.

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We thank BGC Kawarthas and all the fabulous staff from the bottom of our hearts for the difference they make in the life of our son. Your interesting and educational programs and dedication of your staff are exceptional and we feel extremely fortunate to be able to make use of them.

BGC Family