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Throughout the year, Boys & Girls Clubs hosts several events for our members as well as the general community. Find out how you can get involved by learning more about our upcoming events below!

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Once a Club member, now a principal

She was a Club member, now she’s a principal

Expressing creativity on Milwaukee’s south side

Our Don & Sallie Davis Boys & Girls Club is host to the Southside Art Showcase, an annual exhibit featuring more than 100 creative works crafted by our Club members. Welcoming more than 300 youth, parents, donors and art advocates, the Showcase is just one way to celebrate our youth channeling their emotions through a multitude of artistic mediums. … Continued

Majors Meets Careers connects teens with professionals

Our Graduation Plus team hosted the annual Majors Meets Careers mentoring workshop at the Destiny High School Boys & Girls Club, providing our teenage Club members with quality guidance from Wisconsin professionals. Roughly 70 mentors and volunteers hailing from a wide range of fields joined together to provide about 125 Club members with crucial information about their own careers, helping … Continued

Club members show support for hurricane victims

Members and staff of the Milwaukee Collegiate Academy Boys & Girls Club joined forces with No FingerPrints LP and Delta Psi Chi to show their support for victims of Hurricane Harvey. About 30 Club members organized a supply drive, gathering more than 600 items to help Houston, Texas residents in need. The donations included more … Continued

Off to college, but #AlwaysAClubKid

We love to brag about our Club members’ successes, and for many of our teens, there’s no bigger accomplishment than taking the next steps in their academic careers and going off to college. That’s why we’re proud to support our high schoolers by offering Graduation Plus college readiness programs. 2017 program participants collectively earned more … Continued

Daniels-Mardak Club to re-open

View our press release (pdf) September 27, 2017 Dear Parents, I am pleased to announce we will be re-opening the Daniels-Mardak Boys & Girls Club this fall! The re-opening is made possible thanks to a generous gift from two of our most committed and loyal donors, Keith Mardak and Mary Vandenberg, the same individuals who … Continued

Six new Clubs now open to community

We’re excited to announce the addition of six Boys & Girls Clubs locations in the Milwaukee area, bringing our footprint to 49 locations! These locations are now open and accepting enrollment, so we encourage you to help us spread the word! Here are our new Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee sites: Early View … Continued

Celebrating the G.I.R.L.S of summer!

While our annual Celebrating G.I.R.L.S event presented by Herzing University isn’t until November, we provide experiential learning opportunities for our Club girls year-round! As our Club girls embrace the new school year, we look back fondly on an eventful summer full of exciting visits to work sites such as Foley & Lardner LLP for a … Continued

Tips to prepare your child for a successful school year

It’s back to school season! As an after-school organization, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee is committed to providing support to our academic partners by ensuring that learning continues for our youth after the final bell rings for the school day. That’s why we implement academic programs like MarVan Scholars, SPARK Early Literacy and … Continued