The Madison Council is a diverse group of dedicated professionals in their twenties and thirties committed to advancing the mission of Madison Square Boys & Girls Club. These leaders volunteer their time, talents, and energy to positively impact the lives of over 5,000 NYC youth.

Your membership enables us to help young people reach their fullest potential by achieving academic success, developing good character & citizenship and adopting healthy lifestyles. The Madison Council also provides professional and social networking opportunities while connecting with others who share a desire to help NYC youth.

The Madison Council supports the organization through:

  • Raising awareness and serving as Madison ambassadors
  • Organizing and attending fundraisers
  • Engaging in volunteer activities at Clubhouses

Members are expected to actively participate in Madison Council meetings, events and/or volunteer activities throughout the year.

Membership Levels

Ambassadors ($120)

  • Invitations to attend Madison’s signature events at Madison Council ticket level
  • Receive branded Council gifts
  • Eligibility to chair a Council sub-committee

Champions ($2,500)

  • Invitations to exclusive Board of Trustee engagements
  • Monthly Breakfasts with Board members
  • Invitations to attend Madison’s signature events at Madison Council ticket level
  • Receive branded Council gifts
  • $2,500 level includes $120 annual membership, balance can be reached through contributions, event participation, corporate matching, personal fundraising and solicited gifts

Ready to Become a Member? 

Click below to fill out the donation form and join!

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Upcoming Events

Madison Council Spring Fling

April showers bring happy hours! Join us at our Spring Fling cocktail party at the Grey lady on Thursday, April 27 at 6:30pm. Click here to purchase tickets!

Past Events

2nd Annual SoulCycle Charity Ride.

Check out pictures from our first SoulCycle Charity Ride here.

Check out pictures from the Philanthropic Foundation's 2015 Black Tie Blow Out here.

Check out pictures from the September 30th Rooftop Cocktail Party at STK here

Madison Council Calendar

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16 17 18 19 20 Madison Council Meeting: Updated Location! Thu, April 20, 2017 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM 21 22
23 24 25 26 5th Annual Youth of the Year Dinner Wed, April 26, 2017 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM 27 Champion Member Breakfast with Board Member: John Binnie Thu, April 27, 2017 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Madison Council Spring Fling Thu, April 27, 2017 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM 28 29
30 Health & Safety Fairs: Thomas S. Murphy Clubhouse Sun, April 30, 2017 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM 1 2 3 4 5 6

Madison Council Members


Vanessa Touma, Co-President
 Jeff Volling, Co-President
 Abby Alderman, Secretary

Questions for our Council Leaders?

Have questions or want to hear from Madison Council leadership about their experience and what being a member entails? Email them here