About Us


Our Forever Growing Story…….

BCYC is a non-profit organization our mission is to provide youth and families opportunities to learn, grow and experience success. Established in 1998, however it only been the past three years that we have shifted our focus onto work more closely to our local schools and community. BCYC provides structured after school programs to youth and their families here in beautiful Bandon, OR. We are a resource center that provides the tools and information our kids need to thrive and succeed.

YOUTH DEVELOPMENT. BCYC is committed to providing educational programming to Bandon’s youth. Our goal is to create learning opportunities that allow children and teens to explore different hobbies, skills and professional environments. Through exposure to these various programs we hope to enable and encourage youth to pursue their passions.

CIVIC ENGAGEMENT. Encouraging our youth to have a sense of pride in their community and exploring ways to improve it is one of our many goals. Through various community service projects, we are hoping to spark a passion for service in Bandon’s youth.

LEADERSHIP. BCYC is committed to providing leadership opportunities to the youth in our community. Through service projects, workshops, classes, a network of community partners and our amazing volunteers we are providing an educational experience that will help kids gain confidence and develop leadership skills. Giving students a voice.

CORE PROGRAMMING AREAS. Our After-School Tiger Clubs include Art Club, STEAM Club and Robotics Club. Our Harbor Lights After Hours Programs include daily math tutoring in Math Mentors, Media and News Club that produces the Panther Post, Cooking Club and Coyote Stories.