Health & Life Skills

​Eat Smart Program

The EatSMART program ensures every child gets a nutritious meal every day.  The Positive Action program teaches youth about positive self-image, healthy relationships, and encourages abstinence from drugs and alcohol.  We even offer cooking classes and nutritional education.


Engage in Physical Activity 3 or More Days Per Week


Eat 3 Fruits Per Day


Members Who Abstained from Drinking Alcohol


Abstained from Cigarette Smoking

Triple Play

​Triple Play is a dynamic wellness program that demonstrates how eating right, keeping fit and forming positive relationships add up to a healthy lifestyle.

Positive Action

Teaches how to achieve success and happiness by having positive thoughts, actions and feelings. Positive Action teaches youth to stay away from drugs, alcohol, and tobacco.

Smart Smiles

Provides free access to dental care for members by setting up appointments, providing transportation and serves as a liaison between schools, dentists and parents.  If you are interested in this program for your child or if you are a dentist and would like to get involved please contact Noelle Mangus at

BGCVP is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and donations are tax-deductible as permitted by law. Our tax identification number is 54-0538202.


11825 Rock Landing Drive

Chesapeake Bldg.
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: 757-223-7204
​Fax: 757-223-7206

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