The Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha is proud to announce an exclusive shopping event at DICK’s Sporting Goods on Saturday, April 16th and Sunday, April 17th. DICK’s Sporting Goods Kenosha location (9899 – 76th Street, Kenosha, WI 53158) will be holding two “League Appreciation” Days. All Club members and parents will be able to take advantage … Continue reading “League Appreciation” Days at DICK’s Sporting Goods!
Christian Gregory, the 2016 Youth of the Year for Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha, has been a member of the club since age 11. Christian made the decision to become a member after attending the club one time with a friend. He understood, at a young age, that the club was a safer, more … Continue reading 2016 Youth of the Year: Christian Gregory
The Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha is proud to announce the hiring of Jake McGhee as Chief Executive Officer. McGhee’s official start date is April, 4, 2016. “It was very important to our board and stakeholders that at this critical time for Kenosha youth we found a candidate that was connected to our community … Continue reading Jake McGhee Hired as New CEO to Start in April
The Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha is proud to once again take part in the Kenosha Area Noon Optimist Club’s annual “Great Pizza Bake-Off” which will be held from 5:00–7:00pm on Sunday, February 28th, 2016. This year the event will take place at a new location, the Parkway Chateau located at the north end … Continue reading Join Us at the 2016 Great Kenosha Area Pizza Bakeoff!
On Wednesday, November 25th, Club alumni Ari Roberts visited the Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha to donate sports equipment and money to be used toward sports scholarships after holding a fundraiser as part of a school project. Ari, a senior at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, was tasked with completing a community outreach project as … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Ari Roberts
The Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha is proud to announce a new partnership with Anytime Fitness that will allow you to get in shape and also Give the Gift of a Great Future! For only $1 you can join Anytime Fitness and start off 2016 on the right foot. Every $1 enrollment that is … Continue reading Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha Partners with Anytime Fitness
Natalie Troha is not just any volunteer. The contributions she and her husband, Dennis, make to the Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha are much more than cash donations. Natalie is a hands-on person who takes a personal interest in benefiting the children and families in this community. Natalie has chaired our Pride of Kenosha … Continue reading Volunteer Spotlight: Natalie Troha
Seven teen members participated in our 2015 Susan B. Anthony College Tour on November 12-13, 2015. The Club members were given guided tours of Marquette University, Milwaukee School of Engineering and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. This was a welcoming experience as some of the participants had previously not been on a college campus. The participants … Continue reading Teen Members Participate in College Tour
The legacy of loving and giving that David Barnes left the Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha lives on in the faces of the children the club serves. An annual golf outing that carries his name has raised nearly $40,000 for Club programs over the past three years. The outing, which started in October of … Continue reading The Legacy of Dave Barnes Lives on at the Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha
Lowe’s Home Improvement in Kenosha has chosen the Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha as their organization of choice to lend a helping hand to this year! Over the next two days, local Lowe’s store staff will be volunteering their time to beautify Boys & Girls Club’s Carol Rikli Park. Lowe’s has donated a freezer, … Continue reading Lowe’s Home Improvement Partners with Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha to Help Beautify Carol Rikli Park