Boys & Girls Club Blog

Apr 28

Implementing Academics in a Fun and Interesting Way

A big part of our programming here at the Boys & Girls Club is making sure that we are implementing academic activities for our members in a fun and interesting way. One way we implement

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Apr 23

Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh and the School District of Omro Partner to Offer After-School Program

The Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh is excited to partner with the School District of Omro to offer a state licensed after-school program this fall. Students from Omro Elementary School and H.B. Patch Elementary

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Apr 16

Meet Director of Teen Services Sean Purtee

The Club is pleased to announce the addition of Sean Purtee as Director of Teen Services. Sean oversees the Teen Center and all programming for teens and tweens including Be Great Graduate, Career Launch and

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Apr 8

A Blossoming Be Great Graduate Program

In-person school is back in session and the Be Great Graduate Program is blossoming! The 2nd semester of the 2020-2021 school year is halfway through and students being back in person have been far better

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Mar 11

Spring Update for After-School Programming

The spring season brings a lot of changes to the Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh. Although we miss the Club members that have attended our daytime program, we are excited to get back to

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Mar 5

Meet Marketing & Communications Director Jessica Carr

Jessica became the Marketing & Communications Director in March 2021. She leads the effort to coordinate and support the Club’s strategies for marketing including communicating member programs and services and annual fundraising events to the

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Mar 5

Club Members Use Gym Time to Stay Active and Learn Valuable Skills

During our Fall Program, members got a much-needed break from virtual meetings and homework by staying active in the gym. Members spent 30 minutes twice a day in the gym doing a variety of activities

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Mar 2

Keystone Leadership Club Takes on National Project, “THERE IS NO PLANet B”.

This school year has been challenging to say the least! But given all of the struggles, our Keystone leadership club has adapted. Keystone is a national leadership club for teens that focuses on components of

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Feb 9

Jeff Lindemann Receives J.R. Vette Friend of the Youth Award from the Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh

The J.R. Vette Friend of Youth Award is named in memory of lifetime board member J.R. Vette and goes to a board member who has put forth outstanding efforts to further the mission of the

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Feb 8

JEK Foundation Receives Award of Merit from the Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh

The Award of Merit goes to a volunteer or contributor who has made an extraordinary contribution of time and/or resources. JEK Foundation has been a strong supporter of the Club for 10 years. They have

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