Community Events

 Boys & Girls Club of the Emerald Coast

We’re hiring!
Do you like working with kids?  

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast are hiring! We are currently seeking Full & Part-Time Program Specialists at our Fort Walton Youth Center, Fort Walton Teen Center, Kenwood, Destin, Defuniak Springs, South Walton and Pensacola Locations.

Job Description: Organize and implement Boys & Girls Club programs in the Clubs for various age groups.  Encourage Club members to participate in Academic Success, Good Character and Citizenship and Healthy Lifestyles programs while supervising them in the program area.

For more information call (850) 862-1616 or visit our website at

BGCEC is an EOE/Drug-Free Workplace

* Weekends off
* Paid holidays after 1 year for part-time staff
* Paid time off
* Potential for growth
* Career move for aspiring youth professionals
* Potential tuition reimbursement after a year
* Make a difference in the life of a child
* Other unique opportunities

Shelter House

Volunteer Orientation
2nd Wednesday and 4th Thursday of the Month

Join us for a brief overview of the agency and volunteer opportunities. If you’ve been thinking about volunteering but haven’t yet, orientation is a great way to learn more about us and where you fit in. There’s a place for everybody! Volunteer Orientations are scheduled for the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 10am – 11am and the 4th Thursday of each month from 5:30pm – 6:30pm. Carrie Tabor, 850-243-1201 or email