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The Boys & Girls Clubs of La Habra Fills a Critical Need

Boys & Girls Clubs build character by providing leadership and

guidance in behavior and attitude. Young people of all ethnicities,

age and creeds join together in wholesome recreation

and fellowship.

 

Boys & Girls Clubs are Unique because:

• It is for boys and girls.

• It has an open door.

• It has full-time professional leadership.

• It has a varied and diversified program.

• It assures that all girls and boys can afford to belong.

• It is building-centered.

• It is guidance-oriented.

 

Clubs Help Young People Be Great By Providing:

• A safe, supportive environment

• Fun activities

• Supportive relationships with peers and adults

• Increased opportunities to learn and develop

• Recognition of achievement

ABOUT US

HISTORY

1955 – Founded by Tony Villelli, Al Brown, John Kelley and the La Habra Host Lions Club

 

1958 – Original Boys Club building opens to serve boys

 

1980’s – In the early 80’s took over the Boxing Club and ran it successfully until 2004

 

1986 – Under the leadership of Thomas Sauer a second part of the building was built and designated as the Girls Club

 

1988 – Boys & Girls Clubs of Brea opened

 

1989 – Teen Center opened

 

1991 – Formal Education Program started with the help of a foundation grant provided by a former Board Member Robert E. Fulton

 

1991 – Club name change to Boys & Girls Clubs of La Habra/Brea

 

1998 – Upper gymnasium was dedicated to Harmon and Mary Jenson

 

1999 – Robert E. Fulton Education Center opened, this was made possible by the generous donation made by Sulie Fulton

 

2001 – La Habra Boys & Girls Club Alumni Association was organized

 

2002 – Teen Center dedicated to John & Tillie Campos

 

2006 – Collaborated with the La Habra City School District, under the State of California’s After School Education and Safety Program Grant, enabling us to open 9 school sites

 

2009 – Club name changed to Boys & Girls Clubs of La Habra

COLLABORATIONS

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Boys & Girls Clubs of America

City of La Habra

Fullerton Joint Unified School District

Help for Brain Injured Children

Highlander Kiwanis Club of La Habra

Institute for Healthcare Advancement

La Habra City School District

La Habra Community Collaborative

La Habra Education Collaboration

La Habra Family Resource Center

La Habra Police Department

La Habra Host Lions Club

Los Angeles County Fire Department

Lowell Joint School District

Orange County Boys & Girls Clubs

Rotary Club of La Habra

National Charity League

 

 

1211 Fahringer Way, La Habra, CA 90631

Hours: General Program:    M-F 2:00 pm – 6:30 pm   Sat. 11:00 AM - 3:00 pm

             Extended Day:         M-F 6:30 am – 6:30 pm

(562) 694-1805