209 W. 18th St. Mission, TX 78572

IMG_3262Boys & Girls Club Director

Luduvico “Toro” Martinez
(956) 585-3606


Bachelor of Science in Education at McMurry University, Texas Teaching Certificate, Secondary All Level Physical Education and Health, and Secondary Spanish.

Mission Statement

“To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens”


The Boys & Girls Club of Mission consists of four units the Main Unit, Castro Elementary Unit, Jessie Jensen Elementary Unit and Leal Elementary Unit. The Boys & Girls Club is a youth development program that provides services to over 5,000 members in the community dealing with after school, summer & sports programs.

Core Beliefs

  • A safe place to learn and grow
  • Ongoing relationships with caring, adult professionals
  • Life-enhancing programs and character development experiences
  • Hope and opportunity

Boys & Girls Club Advisory Board

Board Members:

Dr. Sonia Treviño, Reynaldo Gonzalez, Jr., Deborah Cordova, CP Saenz, Humberto Garza, April Chapa, Albert Pena 

President: Estella Saenz

Vice President: Johnathan O’cana

This committee is composed of 9 members whose terms shall be 2 years.  The committee is responsible to serve the community as a Youth Advocacy Advisory Board of experienced, interested and youth caring individuals to advise the City in its implementation of said programs and activities, which members shall also serve as members of the Board of Directors of the Boys & Girls Club of Mission, Inc. The duties of the board are to advise the Mayor and City Council regarding programs and services that promote and enhance the development of boys and girls by instilling in them a sense of competence, usefulness, belonging and influence, and other youth related matters as directed by the Mayor and City Council.

Contact Us

209 W. 18th St. Mission, Tx 78572 (956) 585-3606

Executive Director

Luduvico “Toro” Martinez

Operations Administrator

Cristina Castillo

Program Coordinator

Xavier Sanchez

Sports Coordinator

Abraham Gutierrez

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