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A Club for Athletes

Part of being A Club for Every Kid means providing our members with opportunities to succeed in sports and recreation. Through high-quality athletics programming at the Clubs, boys and girls of all ages have the opportunity to learn about teamwork, accountability and healthy lifestyle habits. One of the longest-standing athletic programs at the Clubs is … Continued

A Club for Inclusion

One of the goals of Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee is to prepare our members to be future leaders through high-quality character and leadership programming that encourages personal responsibility and smart choices. Activities such as Keystone (for youth ages 14-18) and Torch (for youth ages 9-13) Clubs within BGCGM that promote service, leadership … Continued

A Club for Volunteers

Being A Club for Every Kid and supporting the youth of Milwaukee takes a village, and one of the best ways to lend a hand is through volunteering. Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee is fortunate to have tremendous community partners who feel the same way, one of which is Kohl’s. As one of … Continued

A Club for Champions in the Community

When it comes to supporting youth in the community, we know it takes a village. Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee is proud to have many corporate partners that support our mission and serve as champions within the community. These collaborations with community partners help our members build good character, leadership skills, and long-lasting … Continued

A Club for Armanii, the poet

Every day, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee sees nearly 5,000 kids walk through our doors. Each of those young people has their own unique needs they are looking to have fulfilled; from a warm meal, to academic support, creative outlets and much more. Meeting direct service needs of youth is only part of … Continued

Changes to Boys & Girls Clubs locations for 2019/20 academic year

The start of the 2019/20 academic year will bring with it operational changes for Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee. Many factors are considered when deciding where to operate Clubs sites, including the fluctuation of Wisconsin state funding for after-school programming, and the strategic assessment of community demand. As such, Boys & Girls Clubs … Continued

Meet the 2019 Youth of the Year, Nadxely Sanchez

Established in 1947, Youth of the Year is Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s premier recognition program for Club members ages 14-18. It promotes service to Club, community and family; academic success, strong moral character; life goals; and poise and public speaking ability. Youth of the Year compete against their fellow Club members at local, … Continued

‘Unboxing’ academics with MarVan Scholars’ CRATE

‘Unboxing’ academics with MarVan Scholars’ CRATE MarVan Scholars first launched in 2015, supporting eight Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee locations with after-school online learning opportunities. The program’s goal is to improve academic engagement through intentional learning, increasing time on task and building on school learning goals through extended day learning. We’re proud to … Continued