Provides gang/drug prevention programs and abstinence programs for members ages 6-18; and professional guidance that is integrated into adult-led group clubs, athletics, science labs, shops, learning centers, crafts, computer labs, playgrounds, gyms, special events, and camping for youth in the greater Memphis area. Downtown club (formerly called Porter/Goodwill) moved from 620 S Lauderdale to inside Cummings Elementary School.

Phone Numbers

(901) 416-7810

Address Listings

1037 Cummings Street
Memphis, TN 38106


Eldridge Walker(Primary)

Director of Porter Club


School Hours: Mon - Fri 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm; Summer Hours: Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Intake Process:

Call for information or download application at website; parents must sign and fill out application

Program Fees:

$10.00/year for members during school year; summer program fees vary


Children ages 6-18 enrolled in school in greater Memphis area

Handicap Accessible?


Date of Official Change:

August 4, 2019

Primary Services:

  • Boys/Girls Clubs

  • Career Development

  • Gang Programs

  • Sexual Abstinence Education Programs

  • Teen Pregnancy Prevention

  • Youth Enrichment Programs