Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee, Inc.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee, Inc.

Issue Area
Agency Program Partner, Education, Financial Stability
IDA, School Achievement, SPARK, Sponsor-A-Scholar

A United Way partner since 1909.

Funded Program

IDA (Individual Development Accounts): Utilizes matching funds from the federal government and the private sector raised by United Way to provide individuals an opportunity to set up savings accounts that are matched $4 to $1 for purchase of a home or to pay for post-secondary education. (Financial Stability)

School Achievement: Helps youth become self-directed, resourceful and independent learners through the development of valuable organizational skills - including time management, prioritizing and task completion. (Education)

SPARK Early Literacy Program: Improves literacy among kids through the three spheres of a young child’s life, including the school day, after-school hours and evening family time. (Education)

Sponsor-A-Scholar: Matches high school students with Milwaukee-area professionals who assist in preparing students for college. (Education)

Contact Information

1558 North Sixth Street
Milwaukee, WI 53212