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

ALL-STAR ($120)

  • Access to volunteer opportunities at Madison Clubhouses
  • Invitations to Madison Council networking and fundraising events (cocktail functions, sporting events, and more)
  • Invitations to attend Madison’s signature events at a Madison Council rate (Christmas Tree Ball, Youth of the Year, Salute to Style, and more)
  • Opportunities to win Madison Council awards for Top Volunteer, Top Fundraiser, and Outstanding Leader
  • Eligibility to chair a Council sub-committee

MVP ($600)

  • All ALL-STAR benefits plus:
  • Invitation to attend one annual Board of Trustee engagement

CHAMPION ($2,500)

  • ALL-STAR benefits plus:
  • Invitations to monthly Board of Trustee engagements
  • Invitation to one Champion member dinner with a guest

MVP and CHAMPION balance can be reached through personal contributions and/or solicited gifts.

Ready to Become a Member? 

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Past Events

Madison Council Spring Fling

April showers bring happy hours! The Spring Fling cocktail party was held at the Grey lady on Thursday, April 27. Thanks to everyone who made it such a wonderful success!

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

May 2017
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
30 1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Health & Safety Fairs: Columbus Clubhouse Sat, May 13, 2017 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
14 15 16 Salute to Style Tue, May 16, 2017 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM 17 18 19 20 Health & Safety Fairs: Joel E. Smilow Clubhouse Sat, May 20, 2017 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
21 22 Champion Member Breakfast with Board Member: Brian Hoesterey Mon, May 22, 2017 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 Pub Quiz Tue, May 30, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM 31 1 2 3 Health & Safety Fairs: Thomas S. Murphy Clubhouse Sat, June 3, 2017 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Madison Council Members

Leadership 

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