Great Futures Start in Forsyth County

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Lanier is committed to doing whatever it takes to empower kids to imagine and achieve GREAT FUTURES. Our new 21,000 square foot Tommy & Chantal Bagwell Club, scheduled to open in 2023, will serve local youth in grades K-12 who otherwise have limited options for after-school programs and summer camps.

The new Club will serve 300 youth in grades K-12 Monday-Friday, after school until 6 p.m. and all day in the summer, and is centrally located to Forsyth County’s five Title I Schools: 

Chattahoochee Elementary

Chestatee Elementary

Cumming Elementary

Little Mill Middle

Otwell Middle

We believe every child deserves a great future, and with your investment in the Great Futures Campaign – Forsyth, we can change the lives of young people in Forsyth County.  For more information on our plans for Forsyth County youth and how you can get involved, contact Joyce Wilson, chief development officer, at 770-532-8102, ext. 306 or

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Frequently Asked Questions

What will the Tommy & Chantal Bagwell Club facility offer?

The new Club will have ample breakout room space for individualized programs, a teaching kitchen for nutrition programs, be equipped with smart technology, have a dedicated teen center as well as a gymnasium, outdoor field and playground to ensure regular access to physical activity. 

What schools will the new Club serve?

The Tommy & Chantal Bagwell Club will serve youth in Forsyth County in grades K-12 and is centrally located to Forsyth County’s Title I schools including Chattahoochee Elementary, Chestatee Elementary, Cumming Elementary, Little Mill Middle and Otwell Middle.

Where is the Club located?

The Club is located in the former church building at 2150 Antioch Road, Cumming, Ga. 

How do I support the Great Futures Campaign – Forsyth?

You may donate online through our secure payment platform or you may contact Joyce Wilson, chief development officer at 770-532-8102, ext. 306 or

Are there naming opportunities for the Tommy & Chantal Bagwell Club?

Yes. Naming opportunities are available. For more information on available opportunities, contact Joyce Wilson, chief development officer, at 770-532-8102, ext. 306 or  

What is a Boys & Girls Club?

Boys & Girls Clubs exist to enable all young people, especially those who need us most to reach their full potential as productive, caring, and responsible citizens. Boys & Girls Clubs of Lanier has been helping kids and teens achieve great futures for 67 years. We invite you learn more about us and what we do.