Who We Are...
The Boys & Girls Club of the Golden Triangle, Columbus-Starkville is a 501 (c)(3)
non-profit organization that has a vision to be the most effective Boys & Girls Clubs possible by engaging staff, families, Board of Directors and the community, while focusing on appropriate and responsive programs and services that meet the needs of all youth involved in the Club. With a mission to inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, responsible, caring citizens. We are dedicated to our core beliefs in providing a safe place to learn and grow, building ongoing relationships with caring, adult professionals, delivering life-enhancing programs and character development experiences, along with creating hope and opportunity.
BGCGT 2023 Youth of the Year (YOY)
Nyema Johnson is a 17-year-old High School Junior at Columbus High School. Youth of the Year (YOY) is a program aimed at developing a new generation of leaders who are fully prepared to live and lead in a diverse, global, and interconnected world economy. Nyema has demonstrated all of these qualities and won the Club level YOY competition.
She will compete in Gulf Coast, MS March 1st - 3rd 2023 for the MS State level competition.