Frequently Asked Questions
Where are you located?Our Twin Falls Club is located at 999 Frontier Road on the C.S.I. campus, next to the National Guard Armory in Twin Falls, Idaho. 208-736-7011Our Buhl Club is located next door to the Buhl Middle School, 523 Sawtooth Ave, Buhl, Idaho. 208-329-7000.
How much does it cost?Membership is $20 per year.Fees are different for specific programs through out the year.
- Club U program is $45 per/month, due on the 10th of each month.
- Club Days (In-Service days when school is out) are $12 per day. This fee must be paid online or at the Club BEFORE the actual Club Day in order to guarantee a spot for your child.
- Our K-Netic program is $175 per month and includes transportation and Club Days.
- Summer Camps are between $25-$45 per week long camp. There are two camp sessions per day. All Summer Camps must be paid for and enrolled in online prior to attending.
Scholarships are available, no child is turned away due to the inability to pay.
We accept I.C.C.P.
What days are you closed?
The Club is closed on the following days:
2017 Club Closures
- February 20th
- May 26th, 29th, 30th, 31st
- June 1st, 2nd
- July 4th
- August 14th, 15th, 16th
- September 4th
- November 22nd, 23rd, 24th
- December 25th, 26th
What are your hours of operation?
Twin Falls Club: We are open year round from 7:00am to 6:30pm with the After School Program running from 2:30pm-6:30pm during the school year. We are open Monday through Friday. Closed Saturday and Sunday.
Buhl Club: We are open after school from 3:00pm to 6:30pm Monday through Friday. Closed Saturday and Sunday.
How many members do you have?
We have over 2200 members with over 350 per day during our after school program and over 400 per day in the Summer! We serve additional youth at Harrison Elementary School in Twin Falls.
What is there to do?
Our Clubs offer a wide range of activities that offer academic help, leadership and character building, art & crafts, robotics and computer programs, fitness & health and special field trips. Programs include both individual and group activities. We offer specialized programs for multiple age groups including K-Netic (Kindergarten), Activ8 (Middle School) and Elev8 (High School).
How can I help?The Boys & Girls Club of Magic Valley would not be able to impact so many young lives with out the help of our community, mentors, volunteers, donors and sponsors! Because we do everything in our power to make the Club affordable to all, we rely on the help of others to provide necessary funds, donations and time to be successful. If you are interested in sponsoring a program, donating to our annual Dinner Auction, donating supplies or helping our financially, please call us at 208-736-7011 or email [email protected].
Frequently Asked Questions for Donor Giving
What is your affiliation with the Boys & Girls Clubs of America?
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Magic Valley is the Twin Falls, ID chapter of the national organization, the Boys & Girls Clubs of America. As such, many of the programs offered in our Club are those developed by the national organization and structured to fit our Club. BGCA also provides technical support and training/professional development for our staff. Our Club does receive some financial support from the national organization through grants; however, we are a fiscally independent 501(c)(3) organization with our own Board of Trustees and fundraising priorities.
Can I make a donation online?
What if I can’t make a financial contribution at this time? Are there other ways I can help the Boys & Girls Club?
How can I get involved in a special event?
What percentage of donations goes toward programming versus administrative costs?
86% of all annual donations go directly into programming for our youth.
What planned giving options are available?
Do you accept gifts of stock?
Do you receive any financial support from the government?
Who are the youth that the Boys & Girls Clubs of Magic Valley serves?
Are you a United Way organization?
We are currently not involved with the United Way of South Central Idaho. We do however continue to receive donations through donor designations that give to the Boys & Girls Club through United Way.
Do you have a question that we have not addressed above?