About

Our History

The first Club in Peoria was formed in 1960 with temporary headquarters in the Harrison Homes and 77 boys enrolled in the program. Soon there after a permanent building was erected at 2703 W. Grinnell Street .

Boys Club Beginnings

Today, we serve over 1,500 youths!

Today, our Caho/Becker Unit on Grinnell is still in use along with a Clubhouse located in the East Bluff Community Center, our offices and classrooms at 806 E. Kansas, and with Boys & Girls Clubs staff available in numerous Peoria Public Schools annually serving over 1,500 youths age 6 to 18 years old.