To assist with programming, the Club promoted Kate Vance to the Assistant Club Director. The position will help guide the Club’s operations to a new level. With the continued growth of the organization, the need for increased attention to programs and priority outcomes became necessary. Adding a full time Assistant Club Director was the next step to ensure the organization can continue to provide exceptional programming to their expanding membership. The Club now has 2 full time positions and 20 part time positions that work with membership during the Club hours of 3-6pm. Kate has worked for the Boys & Girls Club of Fort Atkinson since January 2015 and recently earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations & Spanish from the University of Wisconsin- Whitewater. “I am excited to get to know the members & Club staff and to continue the great work of the organization”
In addition to Kate, the Club is welcoming 4 new staff members and 2 interns from the University of Wisconsin Whitewater.
The Boys & Girls Club of Fort Atkinson is looking forward to a bright year in 2016. The Club is currently serving over 265 members at school based locations at Luther, Purdy, Rockwell and Barrie Elementary Schools. The Club has several events scheduled for spring and summer including a full summer program.