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BGCK CEO Jake McGhee Bids A Fond Farewell

Kenosha, WI – September 15, 2020 – With a heavy heart, current BGCK CEO, Jake McGhee, bids a fond farewell to the Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha and has decided to take the next step in his career and join Jockey International, Inc. (Kenosha, Wis.) to run their corporate philanthropic efforts as Vice President and Chief Philanthropy Officer. McGhee will … Continue reading BGCK CEO Jake McGhee Bids A Fond Farewell

Carthage College Steps Up To Enhance Summer Art Program

Kenosha, WI – August 20, 2020 – This summer, Carthage College conducted arts programming with the members at the Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha. The project called “This Is My Place,” is supported by Carthage College and grants from the Kenosha Community Foundation and the Wisconsin Arts Board Creative Communities Program. The program as … Continue reading Carthage College Steps Up To Enhance Summer Art Program

Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha, Amazon Partner to Provide STEM Programming

Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha, Amazon Partner to Provide STEM Programming Kenosha, WI – August 10, 2020 – How youth and teens spend their time outside of school matters. As the Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha continues to provide programming, the need for relevant and impactful programs is critical. STEM programming is at … Continue reading Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha, Amazon Partner to Provide STEM Programming

Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha, Anthem Foundation Partner To Serve Kids In New Ways During COVID-19 Crisis

$110,000 Grant Helps Boys & Girls Clubs Go Virtual, Provide Supplemental Meals and Staff New Projects Kenosha, WI – May 20, 2020 – The Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation announced today that it is directing $110,000 to support Boys & Girls Clubs of Kenosha and other Boys & Girls Clubs in Milwaukee, Fox … Continue reading Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha, Anthem Foundation Partner To Serve Kids In New Ways During COVID-19 Crisis

Community, Restaurants Step Up To Support BGCK & Local Families Through COVID-19 Crisis

Kenosha, WI – April 23, 2020 – The Kenosha community continues to rally and support others, after more than a month of mass closures due to COVID-19. Since the stay-at-home order has been in effect, dozens of companies, restaurants and individuals have stepped up offering meals, their time, resources and funds to help families in … Continue reading Community, Restaurants Step Up To Support BGCK & Local Families Through COVID-19 Crisis

Melvin Gordon III Inducted Into Boys & Girls Clubs of Wisconsin Area Council Alumni Hall of Fame

Melvin Gordon III Inducted Into Boys & Girls Clubs of Wisconsin Area Council Alumni Hall of Fame BGCK CEO, Jake McGhee Named CEO of the Year   Kenosha, WI – March 25, 2020 – Despite these trying times, Kenosha has a reason to be proud. Before the COVID-19 outbreak, the Boys & Girls Club of … Continue reading Melvin Gordon III Inducted Into Boys & Girls Clubs of Wisconsin Area Council Alumni Hall of Fame