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EXCEL Program

Program Description
A cooperative program between CAVE and the Chico Boys and Girls Club, the EXCEL program allows volunteers to focus on working with at-risk youth. Volunteers tutor and provide enrichment activities: enhancing self-esteem, developing leadership and interpersonal skills and promoting trusting relationships among the children at the Chico Boys and Girls Club.

When the Program MeetsMonday through Friday from 2:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Chico Boys and Girls Club, 6th and Wall St., Chico, CA – a short walk or bike ride from the Chico State campus.

Why Volunteer?
Volunteers have the opportunity to work with kids, provide mentoring, and make a difference in a child’s life.

Volunteer Quotes
“I enjoyed working with the kids. It was the most uplifting part of my day.”

“My favorite part was talking with the kids and listening to all the fun and outrageous things they say!”

Contact Us

Phone: (530) 898-5817
Fax: (530) 898-6431


Associated Students CAVE 750
California State University, Chico
400 W 1st Street
Chico, CA 95929

Office Hours & Location


Currently closed due to campus closure.


BMU 309 (3rd floor of the BMU)
W. 2nd and Chestnut St. • CSU, Chico