News & Events



Winter Break Registration Announced!

Winter Break registration will start on November 28th!  This is for children who are already attending the Boys & Girls Club after school program.  See flyer for more details.

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Club Comingo 2014 Announced

The Boys and Girls Club of Southwest Missouri is gearing up for their annual dinner gala, Club Comingo. This year, special guest former Kansas City Chief Will Shields will be in attendance. If you would like to purchase tickets you may call 417-623-8072 and ask for Mackenzie.

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Boys and Girls Club Awarded Nationally

Boys and Girls Club of Southwest Missouri was recently presented with the 2012 Gateway to Impact Award in recognition of exceptional increases in Average Daily Attendance and Capacity Utilization.

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Make a Change Basketball Tournament Announced

The Boys & Girls Club of Joplin would like to invite you to our Make a Change Basketball Tournament to be held November 21st-24th. Registration cutoff is November 15th. Grades 2nd - 8th Boys & Girls.

Cost is $120 includes 3 game guarantee.
Please make checks payable to:

Boys and Girls Club of Joplin
317 Comingo Ave.
Joplin, MO 64801

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Club Comingo 2013

Boys and Girls Club of Joplin is gearing up for our annual fundraiser Club Comingo. This year, we welcome special guest speaker K.C. Royals Hall of Famer Frank White!

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Press Release

Chuck E Cheese Fundraiser

Stop by Chuck E Cheese the first Wednesday of the month and help out the Boys & Girls Club of Southwest Missouri.

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Press Release

Tornado Update

As you know, the May 22 tornado has changed day to day life in Joplin. There has been very bad days and much better days. With school fast approaching it is hard to believe it has been two months since the EF5 tornado tore through Joplin. Debris is disappearing and stores and home are being rebuilt. The Boys & Girls Club of Southwest Missouri has been supporting the Joplin community since 1957 and we will continue to serve Joplin by being a safe and nurturing environment for children.

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