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Helping youth become responsible, caring, productive citizens and to acquire life skills is the main focus of these programs.

The Backpack Drive is On!

Help give Our Kids the great start they need for this upcoming school year by donating school supplies and backpacks to our Backpack Drive! Academic success is a key part of the Club experience, and being prepared is step number one. Don’t have time to shop? No worries–we’ll shop for you!

Click below to find out more, sign up, and make sure Our Kids are prepared to do great things this semester!

Courtyard Jacksonville hosts the DIY Expo / Mini Pinterest Convention on June 30th!

This Mini-Pinterest Convention will showcase items such as, pin-worthy DIY, Crafts, Cooking, Self-Improvement, Photography, Party/Wedding Planning, Holiday, Beauty, Fashion Pins, and so much more! Join us anytime between 10:00 AM and 3:00 PM to join in on the fun!

Love to pin? $5 at the door will get you in! All ticket sales will go to the Brigade Boys & Girls Club.

You can register your booth by calling 910-937-3300.

Volunteer for Brigade CORPs’ 6th Annual Field Day at Vance Street!

Join us June 29th from 3:00-5:30 PM for a day of dizzy bat, water balloon toss, tug-of-war, and so much more! Can’t make it to the actual event? Don’t worry, there are still ways you can get involved!

We need lots of volunteers to make the good times roll, so if you’d like to help, please click the button below to sign up!


Become responsible, caring, productive citizens, and acquire life skills.


Create aspirations and goals for the future, providing opportunities for career exploration and educational enhancement.


Enhance self-expression and creativity, develop multicultural appreciation, provide exposure to and develop skills in crafts and visual, performing and literary arts.