Boys & Girls Club Blog

Jan 18

Support the Club by Registering for the 14th Annual Shamrock Shuffle 5K Run/Walk

Registration for the 14th Annual Shamrock Shuffle 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, March 12th is now open! The Shamrock Shuffle is hosted by the UWO Student Recreation and Wellness Center. The route starts along the beautiful

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Dec 14

Doing Whatever it Takes to Improve the Lives of Children and Families

(Article was featured in the Fall 2021 Newsletter) Over the summer, CEO Tracy Ogden unveiled the exciting news of the Club’s plans to expand and remodel the building, located at 501 E. Parkway. The Club

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Nov 3

Make the Festival Foods Turkey Trot Fun Run Your Family’s Thanksgiving Tradition!

November 3, 2021 The 14th annual Festival Foods Turkey Trot will be held on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 25th, at 8 A.M. starting at the Menominee Nation Arena located at 1212 S Main Street. It’s

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Oct 4

Adopt a Family 2021

October 4, 2021 The holidays are quickly approaching and for many families it means spending more time together and giving gifts to loved ones. However, many parents and guardians of our Club members are focused

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Jun 19

Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh Welcomed Back Youth on June 1st

The Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh officially opened for summer on Monday, June 1st after being closed this Spring for the longest stretch of time (11 weeks total) ever experienced in its 50-year history beginning

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Dec 20

Generous Donor Gifts Boys & Girls Club with $1,000,000 and New Endowment Fund

A generous, anonymous donor recently gifted the Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh with an astounding $1,000,000 gift during the Club’s December board meeting! The check for the gift was presented by Karlene Grabner and

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Dec 5

Why the Club is a Special Place During the Holidays

There are many things that make our Boys & Girls Club special during the holidays, but one thing that rising above others this time of year is how much love and support we receive from

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Oct 28

Festival Foods Turkey Trot 2019

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 the Thanksgiving meal. The 12th annual Turkey Trot

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Oct 17

Mental Wellness is a New Endowment that Needs Your Support

Back in 1972, when Al Ackerman was a teenager preparing to graduate from high school and head off to college, he returned home one afternoon from football practice to find his mother taking a nap.

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Jul 29

Etiquette & Afternoon Tea Program at the Boys & Girls Club Empowers Girls

The Etiquette, Character & Afternoon Tea program is in its ninth year at the Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh. The program is designed especially for young ladies and this year focuses on girls ages 6-10.

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