Great Futures Start Here!
The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Fox Valley has been a cornerstone of the community since opening our doors in 1998. Serving over 13,000 youth a year, we provide them with the opportunity to:
- feel and be safe,
- know someone cares,
- be challenged by interesting, life-enhancing activities.
January 29BGCFV welcomes new Board members and officers at 2015 Annual Meeting! http://bit.ly/1tyWyOT
January 29Appleton’s McKinley Elementary School students created scarves for families at the Center for Grieving Children this week through the Kindergarten Kids Care 4 Kids Scarf Project. Thank you! http://www.postcrescent.com/story/opinion/columnists/2015/01/25/kindergartners-project-helps-grieving-kids/22277799/
January 28Mary Weimer, Branch Director of the Appleton Club, is interviewed as a Fox Cities Future 15 Young Professional Award winner by Jim Rosandick of the Post-Crescent. @FoxCitiesChmbr
January 28Doing homework during Power Hour, learning how to say no to bullies during Unity Time, making salt and chalk art, or simply taking time out to smile and say hi from the Boys & Girls Club of Highlands Elementary is all in a days work for these enthusiastic Club members! Thank you to the staff and volunteers at the Highlands Club who make all these great activities possible!
January 26Volunteering at the Boys & Girls Club for MLK Day is just one of the ways students get involved with Club members.
January 21Members of the Club celebrated the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday with special guests from Lawrence University. Students from Lawrence shared time with members in the dance studio, art room, theater, music room, and gym using movement and the arts to commemorate the unity of this day. THANK YOU Lawrence students for all you do for the Boys & Girls Clubs!! We appreciate all of you!
January 20Reflections from Martin Luther King Day by members of the CLUB Teen Center. Youth wrote about their own dreams and made a chain of notes that state what they admire in someone else of a different race.
January 19NEW JOBS AVAILABLE! Apply today at http://www.bgclubfoxvalley.org/about-us/employment/category_general/
January 19We welcome Lawrence University students to our Appleton Club today in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Day. Boys & Girls Club members across our nation are contributing their time and energy to improve lives, impact communities and make the world a little better. What a fitting way to uphold Dr. King’s vision of harnessing the power of service to transform communities.
January 16Menasha Boys & Girls Club Project on Schedule article featured in the Post-Crescent. http://www.bgclubfoxvalley.org/media-room/in-the-news/menasha-boys-and-girls-club-project-on-schedule-post-crescent-article-2015-01-16/