The Boys & Girls Club of Bay County is part of a nationwide affiliation of local, autonomous organizations and Boys & Girls Clubs of America. It offers five-core programs for the youth, such as character and leadership development, education and career development, health and life skills, arts and sports, fitness and recreation. More than 250 children take part in these programs each day under the guidance of over 25 professional staff and volunteers. For more than 40 years the B&GC of Bay County has been working with young people from disadvantaged economic, social and family circumstances. The Boys & Girls Club of Bay County is located in Panama City, Fla.