The Boys' Club of New York- Abbe Clubhouse



Prior to serving students must fill out the Volunteer Application form. Students also have to present their time log each time they serve. 


Agency Contact

For this site please contact the site supervisor listed below to schedule your service. Be sure to register your hours in GivePulse once complete.


Elizabeth Ramirez (Operations Manager)/ Amy Li (Registrar)

Phone: 347-287-3640 (Please call for last minute cancellations!)


Nature and Purpose of Agency Through over 140 years of operations, BCNY has helped thousands of boys develop into quality young men. We have focused on character development, academic achievement, nourishing creativity, developing social skills, physical fitness, and athletic participation. The achievements of our alumni are a testament to the impact of our programs. For more information, visit on the web at


Tasks Available for StudentsHomework Help: Provide homework assistance to members Age 7 – 13, who are divided into small groups and are given one-hour blocks to work on their homework assignments. Engage and motivate members during homework help. (There is no hw help on Fridays; volunteers who sign up for Fridays will be shadowing group leaders and assisting in our youth programs).

Game Rooms/ Mentoring: Members are divided into three different recreation/game rooms based on their age (6-9 years old, 10 to 12 years old and 13+) where they have time to participate in recreation activities including arts and athletics.


Time Requirements          

Students can serve Monday through Friday from 3 pm to 6:45 pm.


Student Awareness/Special Instructions


  • Please specify the age group that you would like to work with when you email the site supervisor.
  • Volunteers need to bring their St. John's ID or NYS ID, and their ASL log sheet.
  • If students are more than 30 minutes late, they will need to reschedule via givepulse/AS-L for a different day.


Agency directions 

Public Transportation

Take the Q46 heading westbound to 164th Street. Transfer to the Q65L bus heading towards College Point. Exit at 41st Avenue. Walk down Main Street towards 41st Avenue. Turn right on 41st Road. 

Driving Directions

Take Union Turnpike west and make a right on Main Street. Make a left on Sanford Street. Make the first right on Frame Place. Turn right on 41st Road.

Updated 9/9/19 AP

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