This holiday Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha are proud to partner with The Bon-Ton Stores (Bon-Ton, Bergner’s, Boston Store, Carson’s, Elder-Beerman, Herberger’s and Younkers) and Club alum Mario Lopez as part of our Give the BonTonGift of a Great Future campaign. Bon-Ton shoppers can purchase a teddy … Continue reading Give the Gift of a Great Future!
In-store giving campaign to provide funds for Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha Every year, nearly 4 million young people are served by Boys & Girls Clubs. To celebrate these extraordinary efforts, Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE: FDO) announced that it is partnering with Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) with a four-week program … Continue reading Family Dollar to Make the Holidays a Little Brighter in the Kenosha Community
Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha today announced its new television commercial is now airing. The “Missing Pieces” spot was created to raise funds for the organization and promote the Club’s role in helping Kenosha children achieve great futures. Running through the end of September, the sixty-second spot breaks on multiple stations in the Kenosha, … Continue reading Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha Releases New Television Commercial
A “Group of Guys Having Fun” facilitated by Joe Madrigrano Jr. has raised over $100,000.00 in the last three years for the Gang Prevention programs at the Boys and Girls Club of Kenosha. Today, Mr. Madrigrano is proud to announce the creation of the Dr. Vic Aiello and Dr. Nick Perri Youth Golf Academy at … Continue reading Large Donation Creates Fund for Boys & Girls Club Golf Programs, Scholarships
Carthage College and the Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha will offer one full-tuition scholarship each year at Carthage for a graduate of the club’s University of Excellence program. To be eligible for the Carthage College Boys & Girls Club University of Excellence Scholarship, the program graduate also must: be a resident of Kenosha County … Continue reading Carthage, Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha to Provide Full Scholarship
Individuals who make unrestricted donations to the Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha become part of the “Hartman & Lee Youth Baseball Society”. This new designation is intended to recognize Bob Hartman and Bob Lee Sr. – both great Kenosha baseball players with strong links to the Boys & Girls Club and the CYC. Both … Continue reading Donate Today and Become Part of the Hartman & Lee Youth Baseball Society
The Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha has begun the process of identifying a new Chief Professional Officer. Ron Stevens, the current CPO, was hired in 2012 after Wally Graffen took a position with the Midwest Region of Boys & Girls Club of America. Stevens had previously worked as the Director of Resource Development at … Continue reading Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha Begins Search for New Chief Professional Officer
After having never won a MAC award before, we got our first one in 2012 with a bronze award for advertising. Last year, 2013, we received a gold award for advertising with the publication of our first ever tabloid. This year, our efforts to use the national “blue door” brand in unique and creative ways … Continue reading Third Award in Three Years!
Our 2014 Stars for Tomorrow Youth of the Year awards banquet at Snap-on Incorporated was a huge success! Over 250 supporters gathered to pay tribute to Ronnie Nieves, our 2014 Youth of the Year. The Kenosha Noon Optimist Club has supported the Kenosha Youth of the Year program for many years and this year was … Continue reading Stars for Tomorrow Youth of the Year Event a Success!
The Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha had a very successful year in 2013. That is true from both a programmatic perspective as well as financial. We were faced with some extreme challenges at the beginning of the year. My staff here really stepped up and performed within the constraints of a very difficult budget … Continue reading Year-End Campaign Very Important This Year