Our Impact in Arizona

From the moment a child becomes a Boys Hope Girls Hope scholar, their journey to a college degree begins. At every age and stage, scholars’ tool boxes are filled with the necessary experiences and skills to become a competitive and attractive college applicant to the schools of their choice. Once accepted, the support and guidance from Boys Hope Girls Hope continues to ensure that our collegians persevere to become well-educated, career-ready men and women for others.



scholars in
long-term residential program



scholars in comprehensive academy programs



working toward their degrees



total young people
who are motivated
to achieve their potential

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Finances and the Future


of Boys Hope Girls Hope of Arizona, scholars are low-income, first-generation college students.


have no debt!! Those with student loan debt had an average debt load of $3,549



go to college



persist in college



graduate college in

6 years or less!

Boys Hope Girls Hope scholars excel in school and life!


average middle school GPA


average high school GPA


average collegian GPA

Of the recent Boys Hope Girls Hope of Arizona college grads, 75%  are working in their field of study! Some of which include:
  • US Naval Officer
  • Television news writer
  • Freelance social media
  • Freelance graphic design
  • Civil engineer
  • Engineering Inspector
  • Editorial lead (writer)
  • Logistics flow lead
  • Surgical ICU Nurse
  • Attorney
  • Landscape architect
  • Financial management
2021 Senior Boys Hope Girls Hope of Arizona


from families below the US poverty line


from underrepresented minority groups


girls and young women


boys and young men


college students


volunteer in their community


Becoming well-educated and career-ready is all complimented by a focus on living a life of service to others—a key component of Boys Hope Girls Hope’s proven track record of life-transforming impact on scholar success.  Our scholars regularly participate in community service activities, complete service reflections, research community issues they are passionate about, brainstorm solutions they can offer, and lead service projects.


Dinner Table Memories with Genesis

Dinner Table Memories with Genesis

These memories around the table are engrained in every wood fiber and scratch and will not be forgotten.  Once again, I find myself at the long gray table and even though the people sitting in the seats have changed, I am reminded of memories with fondness, looking...

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Stories Of Hope—Xavier

Stories Of Hope—Xavier

Being able to provide for the scholars and families, that are a reflection of my family and myself, has been a full-circle experience. I thank Boys Hope Girls Hope [of Arizona] for that!Xavier Gonzales has shepherded the youngest scholars in Boys Hope Girls Hope of...

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Stories Of Hope—Chelsea

Stories Of Hope—Chelsea

When it is time for college, they will be equipped with an array of learning skills. They will know how to study. They will achieve—no matter where they are studying.The kitchen is the epicenter of most homes. And for many of the families whom Boys Hope Girls Hope of...

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