Boys & Girls Club Blog

Jan 19

Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh Member Lonzo Alvarado Wins Youth of the Year Competition

The Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh is pleased to announce the 2021 Youth of the Year winner – Lonzo Alvarado. Each year a local Youth of the Year committee interviews a number of high

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Jan 5

A Look Back at 2020 from New CEO, Tracy Ogden

Happy New Year! While this was certainly not the year any of us had planned there were so many positive things I would like to call out. I saw our staff going above and beyond

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Sep 2

Teens Take Summer to Explore Colleges and Get First Time Jobs

This summer we wanted to focus on getting students to tour some of the bigger colleges in Wisconsin and help them look and secure jobs. The beginning of the summer tour to UW Milwaukee had

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Aug 6

Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh Members Keeping Busy

This summer may be different for our Club members and staff, but we are making the best out of it! The Great Explorers Program, for children 5-7 years old, has been taking advantage of the

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Jul 29

Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh Members Spend Summer at Camp Radford

During a typical summer, our Club members would usually go on a variety of different field trips and visit many different places. They would take in everything from watching a Timber Rattlers game, to visiting

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Apr 14

Graduation & Career Coordinator Update on Virtual Outreach

The recently added position through the Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh this past year was the role of the Club’s Graduation & Career Coordinator. This position was taken by Jed Carlson, a former employee

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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 22

Volunteers Always Welcome!

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

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Oct 30

Former NFL & Wisconsin Badger Player, Montee Ball Jr., Visits the Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh to Share Story with Teens  

Montee Ball Jr., retired runner back for the Denver Broncos and former Wisconsin college football player, visited Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh and shared with teens his story, it’s high points and also what

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Aug 21

Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh Teens Take Learning Journey to Washington D.C.

Nineteen Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh teens had the time of their lives earlier this summer experiencing a five-day, all-expenses paid learning journey to Washington D.C. They are one of many youth groups from

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