Boys & Girls Club Blog

Nov 13

Adopt a Family 2018

As the air turns brisk outside and the seasons change, it’s a sign that winter and the holidays will soon be here. Our greatest season of need at the Club is around Christmas time. With

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Nov 6

Volunteer Opportunities at the Club

The Boys & Girls Club is always looking for volunteers who are interested in making a positive impact in the lives of youth and giving back to the community. Our volunteer opportunities include playing a

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Nov 6

Recap of the Flag Football Season at BGCO

The flag football team at the Boys & Girls Club had a very good season this year with a record of 4 wins 1 loss and 2 ties. The boys truly banded together as a

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Oct 16

Update from the Director of Academic Success

Sara Eliasen started as our Director of Academic Success back in March ready to take on academics with our members. Over the summer months, Sara and her team had a different STEM (science, technology, engineering

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Oct 10

Family Fun Nights

Today I wanted to put a shout out to all or our amazing Boys & Girls Club families who engage in program opportunities. We have had such great turn outs at our family nights over

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Oct 4

Basic Needs

As we head into the fall and winter months, one of the biggest programs we see used is our Basic Needs Program. Our Basic Needs Program covers any basic needs from showering and doing laundry

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Sep 27

Turkey Trot 2018

Make the Festival Foods Turkey Trot fun run your family’s Thanksgiving tradition! It’s a great opportunity for everyone (including your dogs!) to get some fitness in before all the calories of the Thanksgiving meal. The

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Sep 25

Update from the Graduation and Career Coordinator

Tommy Bentley started as our Graduation and Career Coordinator in May and has already made a strong, positive impression on our teens as a staff member to count on for assistance and encouragement. Tommy has

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Sep 12

Summer Field Trips Highlights

Throughout the summer, members of all ages were given opportunities to enjoy the sunny outdoor weather in a variety of different capacities. Everyone was able to attend Camp Radford for a number of day trips

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Sep 6

Readers Cafe and Literacy Programming Update

This past summer, the Boys & Girls Club took a deep dive into literacy thanks to the help of the Winnebago County Literacy Council and the Oshkosh Public Library! Club members in grades 1 through

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