The Boys and Girls Club of Jefferson County is a not-for-profit organization that provides programs, services, activities, and special events for youth, adults, families, and senior citizens. The state-of-the-art facility has over 26,000 square feet under roof and is located south of the Jefferson County Health Department. The Club is conveniently located next to the Rucker Sports Complex, the Lion's Clubs' Playground-for-All- Children, and the Madison B-3 Skate Park. The Club is dedicated to promoting education, health, social development, vocational skills, recreation, family togetherness, and other life enriching opportunities. The Club has served the community and the youth of Madison, Jefferson County, and the surrounding communities since l954 and has been fulfilling its original mission "to inspire and enable all young people, especially those from disadvantaged circumstances, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens". The Club has also expanded its programs and services to adults, families, and senior citizens. The Club is a member of Boys & Girls Clubs of America, the Indiana Alliance of Boys & Girls Clubs, the Indiana Area Council of Boys & Girls Clubs of Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana (O.K.I.), and is a proud member of the Jefferson County United Way.