Boys & Girls Club Blog

Jan 16

January 16, 2023 Today is Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day of Service and January is National Mentoring Month, making it a great time to take that next step and dedicate your time to youth.

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Jan 4

Our BE GREAT: Graduate Program Creates Great Futures for Teens

We are very proud of how our BE GREAT: Graduate Program has grown over this last year. 100% of our teens graduated in 2022, and we are currently up to 63 teens participating in this

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Jun 1

Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh and Big Brothers Big Sisters Partner for Big Futures Mentoring Program

June 1, 2021 The Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh and Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Central Wisconsin are excited to announce the Big Futures Mentoring Program. The collaborative effort will combine the expertise

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Aug 11

Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh’s Mentor Makes an Impact

The Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh’s Great Futures Start Here Mentoring Program matched a retired gentleman with a young man who has an autism spectrum disorder. Over the last year, this mentor has gone

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Mar 24

Great Futures Mentoring Program Staying Connected

There is no doubt that the COVID-19 is affecting our world greatly. During this time when the Club is closed and we are not sure when we will be able to reopen, mentors and mentees

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Jan 28

Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh Needs Adult Mentors

The Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh is looking for volunteers to mentor local youth through the Great Futures Mentoring Program. The program pairs middle and high school youth who would benefit from additional guidance

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Aug 19

Great Futures Mentoring Program Match Uses STEM to Solve Issue with YMCA Lockers

As we are about to start a new school year, we are continuously looking at how we can help our Club members who need the most support and one of the best ways is through

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Apr 29

Graduation and Career Coordinator Moving Teens Towards Success

The start to the year has been a busy one with changes, trials but even triumphs as well! Tommy Bentley has moved on from the Boys & Girls Club and we wish him well! For

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Jan 16

Great Future Mentoring Program 5 Year Annivesary

Did you know that the Great Futures Mentoring Program officially launched 5 years ago today on Thursday, January 16, 2014? Thank you to our collaborations with Oshkosh Area School District, Oshkosh YMCA, ADVOCAP, Junior Achievement,

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Aug 16

A Call for Mentors

It’s the time of year where everyone is getting ready to head back to school, buying new school supplies, picking out outfits for the first day and students are finalizing their school schedules. Along with

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