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- Boys & Girls Club Earns Four College Ready Grants from Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation
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On Friday, February 20, 2015 the Boys & Girls Club will host its 6th 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 2015 summer programming, which will help encourage young people to realize their full potential while having fun a the same time.
SAVE THE DATE-- Sunday, March 15, 2015, join us 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!
A HUGE THANK YOU to all of the sponsors, riders, volunteers and donors who helped support our biggest fundraiser of the year. Because of you we raised over $430,000 to support our academic and recreational programs for our kids! We are so grateful for your support! Please save the date for our 2015 ride... July 18, 2015!Facts & Figures
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 Teen Hip-Hop Artist “Pretty Boy Hefner” won the 2014 National BGCA Digital Media Arts Award for his song “ On Top of the World ”
BGC was able to serve over 44,000 hot, nutritious meals to over 4,000 kids in 2014
98% of seniors in our college-prep program graduated and 94% are in college this semester
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
BGC has the only youth-charted Boys & Girls Club credit union in the nation. It currently serves more than 600 members
In 2014 BGC expanded from 2,400 members, to over 4,400 members served which is a 55% increase over the previous year. This is largely due to the expansion of services to Verona and Monona Grove High School.
Received the Friends of Education Award from the State of Wisconsin