Boys & Girls Club Blog

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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May 28

Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh Seeks to Connect with Alumni, former Staff, Volunteers and Supporters

The Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh is kicking off preparations for a 50th Anniversary Celebration. The most important part of this event is mobilizing former Club members, staff, volunteers and supporters to reach out

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Feb 11

Make Reservations for WineFeast 2019

Winefeast, sponsored by Community First Credit Union, will be held again this year at the Best Western Premier Waterfront Convention Center on Saturday, April 6th. WineFeast reservations include both the Cellar Select dinner (sponsored by

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Jan 29

Save the Date for the Youth of the Year Dinner

Save the date for the Youth of the Year Dinner which will be held Tuesday, March 19th, 2019 from 6-8 p.m. at the Best Western Premier Waterfront Convention Center. Donors, teachers, mentors, alumni and special

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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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50 years of building great futures

photograph of girls at club

Sunday, August 30th, 2020
2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

100% of the proceeds from the Block Party on Broad event will go to support the Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh