What is the age range of participating students?
Grades 5 - 12, broken down by age.
Is there a cost associated with the program?
There is no cost associated with this program. However, partner schools must meet specific criteria to qualify.
Is transportation provided?
No, we do not provide transportation to or from meetings. We work with schools to ensure club meetings end before the school’s final bus leaves. Students may walk home with signed parental permission.
Are you LGBTQ inclusive?
Yes. All students that identify as female and return a signed registration form are allowed to join the Sisterhood club.
Are clubs available at YMCA branches?
No. While we are working on creating a club at a YMCA location in the future, we currently only have clubs at the schools and community partners.
How do schools and community partners get involved?
Schools who would like to participate in the program must complete a Letter of Interest form and email to Danielle Clark at firstname.lastname@example.org. Completing the form does not guarantee participation in the program.
Is a snack provided?
Yes, a snack is provided during all after-school club meetings.