On Friday, February 21, 2014 the Boys & Girls Club will host its 5th Annual Hearts for Helping Wine & Cheese Tasting. This elegant evening of food, fun and music will be held at the Madison Concourse Hotel and will showcase some of the finest wines and cheeses Wisconsin has to offer. All proceeds will go directly to support our 2014 summer programming, which will help encourage young people to realize their full potential while having fun a the same time.
Join us Sunday, March 16th, 2014 for the Madison Shamrock Shuffle 5K/10K/2Mi Walk to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Dane County! Because of the Shamrock Shuffle we can continue to serve nearly 3,000 youth in Dane County! Click Here to register TODAY!Facts & Figures
BGC has the only youth-charted Boys & Girls Club credit union in the nation. It currently serves more than 481 members
In 2013 BGC received the National Boys & Girls Clubs of America Gateway Award for Program Innovation
Kids who attended our 2013 summer camp program rose to the challenge of defying “summer learning loss” and read over 110,000 pages and 2,400 books
For the 2012/2013 academic year 82% of our middle school College Club members improved in reading and/or math, but improved their reading and/or math scores by .5 points or more
BGC now has over 100 partnerships with different organizations in the Dane County area, including two local police departments. Click Here to see a list of partners.
In 2013 our College Club Program was 1 of 3 Club programs in the nation recognized for improvements in reading & math scores.
BGC was able to serve over 43,000 hot, nutritious meals to nearly 3,000 kids in 2013
According to WISCAPE, students who have participated in our AVID/TOPS program for a minimum of three years have a 96% likely hood of graduating on time.