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.
May 28Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis. Our Boys & Girls Club staff members are learning Youth Mental Health First Aid training to assist Club members and other youth in our community.
May 27We are really looking forward to seeing you! Tour the Club, meet the staff, learn about the Club's programs and services, and register for summer programming. Activities for kids will be available.
May 26Foods In When School Is Out. The Boys and Girls Clubs of the Fox Valley and Fox Valley Technical College’s Culinary Arts & Hospitality Department will provide free meals to Fox Valley school children this summer.
The Boys and Girls Club of Appleton and the Boys & Girls Club of Menasha will serve free meals from June 8 to Aug. 20.
May 25We join Boys & Girls Clubs across America to remember and honor the brave men and women of our military. Those in America’s military give up a great deal to perform a noble service.
For more than 20 years now, Boys & Girls Clubs have proudly served the children and families of our military. Each year, over 450,000 military youth are served by more than 400 BGCA-affiliated Youth Centers on U.S. military installations worldwide, as well as traditional Clubs. We take great pride in this partnership and are humbled to play a role in supporting our nation’s heroes.
May 22Our Runaway & Homeless Services team are all smiles! Many thanks to Delta Dental for providing tooth brushes to our Care Package Program here at the Club!
May 22Thumbs up to Club members from Roosevelt and Wilson Middle Schools who volunteered their time at HuHot Mongolian Grill. Way to go with community service projects kids! We also thank HuHot for offering the opportunity to Club members to learn more about the restaurant business.
May 20Tonight is Graduate for Más at The CLUB Teen Center in Appleton! We're honoring The CLUB Teen Center members who will graduate in the Class of 2015 and the Club’s middle school students who will transition to high school in September. Thanks to @TacoBell4teens, our graduates can live más!
May 19Summer of Service is a new community collaboration to give at-risk youth opportunities to perform community service projects this summer. Check out the NBC 26 story here.
May 19Help us with a hot fundraiser to benefit Boys & Girls Club Teens! Dine at HuHot on W. College Ave this Thursday from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Club teens will be there to greet you and help with customer service.
May 19The Club's Truancy Intervention Services along with the Appleton Police Dept., Appleton Area School District, Riverview Gardens, Appleton Parks and Recreation and other community partners will launch the Summer of Service program to help 30 at-risk teens this summer. Community service projects and the opportunity to earn $200 or high school credits will help these teens focus on the positive impact of their efforts. NBC 26 features the Summer of Service program at http://goo.gl/U3qAFA.