Jordan Club


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Club News

Gina Centrella: Executive Director

Lessons Learned from the Lakota Drumming Circle

Traverse Robinette: Aquatics

2018 Youth of the Year Finalists

BGCB once again receives top 4-star rating from Charity Navigator

Farm to Family

Location & Hours


AGES 6-12

Monday to Friday 2pm – 8pm

AGES 13-18

Monday to Friday 2pm – 8:30pm

School Vacation Week

AGES 6-18

Monday to Friday 9am – 4pm

Closed Between Christmas and New Years Day


Parent Handbook

Programs & Features


  • Education

    We help members focus on academics, college, and career choices through homework help, Book Club, College Club, Tutoring, Stem Programming, Nutrition Class and Math Club.

  • Arts

    We encourage our members to express themselves and build confidence through daily art projects, Photography Club, talent shows, music lessons, fashion and jewelry design, ceramics and partnerships including the Museum of Fine Arts.

  • Leadership and Character Development

    Members develop a positive self-image while supporting the Club’s community through Keystone Club, Torch Club, Young Leaders, youth of the month, Girls Scouts, Youth of the Year and Stand Strong.

  • Life Skills

    We offer safe places for discussion about important life decisions through teen mentoring, junior staff, nutrition classes, Girls Group and Passport to Manhood.

  • Sports, Fitness and Recreation

    We promote healthy lifestyles through swim lessons, pool games, sports leagues, travel teams, social recreation leagues and tournaments, Adventure Club and running club. Members also utilize the fitness room under the supervision of our staff.

  • Technology

    Our Club promotes fluency in technology through our partnership with The Clubhouse Network, a program of the Museum of Science, Boston with support from the MIT Media Laboratory and programs like Newsletter Club, digital music studio, CyberSummit and Club Tech.

Features of the Jordan Club

  • Art room
  • Climbing wall
  • “The Clubhouse Network” computer lab
  • Education room
  • Fitness center
  • Free dinner served nightly
  • Games room
  • Gym
  • Handicapped accessible
  • Library
  • Music studio
  • Performing arts center
  • Pool
  • Pre-teen center
  • Ropes course
  • Security system
  • Teen center
  • Weight room
View our program guide >

Upcoming Events

Eighth Annual Chelsea Chase 5k

Date: 05/11/2019

Time: 9 a.m.

Location: 105 Everett Avenue, Chelsea

Contact: Lisa Gillis at lgillis@bgcb.org | 617-516-5472

Description: All are welcome to join us as a runner, walker, volunteer, sponsor, or just come on out to cheer on the race and enjoy a fantastic day in Chelsea. The Chelsea Chase 5K supports two great causes: The Jordan Boys & Girls Club in Chelsea AND the Chelsea Police Relief Association. This event supports programs for the 250 Club members who attend every day, participating in activities that help build values, skills, knowledge, and community. This event not only focuses on the overall health of our Club members but also giving back to the community through our strong relationship with the Chelsea Police Department.