Swift Kids Branch

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6420 W. Maryland Ave. • Glendale, AZ 85301 • Ph: (623) 939-6952


Registration forms will be available at your local Club.  Please visit the Club’s front desk to get your application or renewal forms.

Congrats to Swift Kids Branch!

Last year, the Swift Kids Branch was honored with an Award of Merit from Boys & Girls Clubs of America for Best Overall Program (programs $500,000 or more) for its outstanding youth programs that go above and beyond!

Hours of Operation:

After School Hours
First Day of 2017-2018 School Year: August 14

The Club will be closed Aug 7-11
3:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
12:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Wednesdays Only

We are open late to help parents succeed! 

Club History:

The Swift Kids Branch hosted a grand opening celebration on Wednesday, October 8th 2008. The Club serves nearly 1,600 community youth, 735 of whom are BGCMP Members. Some of the programs offered at Swift Kids Branch include UPS Road Code — a driver’s education course with UPS instructors and driving simulators, Camp Swift – offering traditional camp experiences in Prescott as well as after school and day camps, and, in collaboration with local schools, Rosetta Stone computer programs are available two days a week for parents who wish to learn English. The Club is located next to the Harold W. Smith School.

After School Programs:

This Branch serves children ages 5-18.
Annual youth membership is just $30.
Annual teen membership is just $15.

Program Fees:

School-year program fees are just $25 per month beginning in September 2017.  No additional monthly fees will be charged for Teens.  Fees will be due on the first day of the month.

We have a sliding fee scale for families, based upon financial need and proof of income, to ensure that our programs will be accessible for kids.  Limited scholarships are available.

Fall Sports:

Tee Ball, Coach Pitch Baseball, & Flag Football  

Registrations dates: August 14th-September 1st
Tee Ball: Ages 5-7 year olds
Coach Pitch: Ages 8-9 year olds

Flag Football: Ages 10-12 year olds
All seasons Begin September 18th-22nd

Winter Sports:

Jr. Suns Basketball

Registration dates: November 1st-December 8th
Rookie Basketball: Ages 7-9 year olds
Cadet Basketball: Ages 10-12 year olds
All Seasons begin January 22nd -26th

Spring Sports:

Youth Rookie & Cadet Soccer or (sport of choice)

Registration dates: February 1st-March 2nd
Rookie Soccer: Ages 7-9 year olds
Cadet Soccer: Ages 10-12 year olds
All Seasons begin March 19th – 23rd

Club Amenities:

  • Gym
  • Teen Center
  • Games Room
  • Art Room
  • Learning Center/Computer Lab
  • Meal Program
  • Teen Gym

At the Club, we keep our kids safe, provide them with resources and space to accomplish their homework, let them play, and instill values focused on leadership, character and friendship. Club kids enjoy nutritious, hot meals and healthy snacks. Nearly 95% of BGCMP juniors and seniors expect to graduate from high school, surpassing the State average.

Our proven programs are delivered by trained, caring adults in a safe environment that encourages kids to explore their interests, conquer their fears, make new friends and follow their dreams!

Club Staff:

Eric Watkins
Unit Director
German Celaya
Program Manager
Stephanie Torres
Impact Specialist
Stephanie Moore
Teen Specialist
Liz Garcia
Branch Assistant