Boys and Girls Clubs

Boys and Girls Clubs

Perth Amboy Club

More than 600 students in Perth Amboy public elementary and middle schools belong to BGCPA. They include students of all races, ethnicities and income levels. BGCPA is a subsidiary of the Jewish Renaissance Foundation and an affiliate of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America.


  • Education support
  • Career exploration
  • Digital arts training (including web design, graphic design, photo illustration, music technology and movie technology)
  • Exposure to all forms of art
  • Sports, fitness and recreation
  • Leadership and character development
  • Health and life skills

New Jersey Department of Law & Public Safety

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Contact: Area Director Soveyra Acosta, (732) 324-2114 ext. 120,  

Carteret Club

The Club @ CHS is a Boys and Girls Club exclusively for students at Carteret High School.


  • One-on-one and small group tutoring
  • SAT/HSPA preparation
  • Academic enrichment clubs
  • Rutgers Saturday and Summer Program
  • Community service projects
  • Challenge Day
  • Mentoring
  • Family programs, including a resource center and weekly programs

New Jersey Department of Education, 21st Century Community Learning Center Program

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Contact: Program Director Brieem Towns (732) 541-8960, ext. 4321, or