May 14, 2024

Reception: The Regency from 5 – 6:30 pm

Celebration: Paramount Center for the Arts at 7 pm

Join us for a celebration of 50 years & an invitation to invest in an exciting, new future!

Hors d’oeuvres will be served at the reception.
Learn more about the history of the Club & view exhibits of current & aspirational programs leading us into the future of youth development in our community.

  • The Golden Gala celebration at the Paramount is being produced by Elizabeth Mahowald and Broadway star Joseph Mahowald
  • Musical performances by Joseph & Elizabeth Mahowald, Pat Curto & Kaity Heart
  • High-energy, polished dance performances by Club youth
  • Compelling Ignite and Ted Talk testimonials by Boys & Girls Club alumni
  • Learn about the incredible past, present and future of the Boys & Girls Club’s power to Build Great Futures!
  • An invitation to invest in a Great Future for Boys & Girls Club!

Please note that we cannot guarantee printed name tags for those who RSVP after May 10th. Thank you for understanding!

Alumna – Stephany Osuji-Carpenter
Alumna – Lainey Masteller
Parent – Molly Lou

Matt Nikodym – Gala Invite
Mimi Bitzan – Gala Invite
Pat Curto – Gala Invite
Joseph & Elizabeth Mahowald – why they are producing the Gala

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Minnesota has a bold mission: to do whatever it takes to empower all youth to reach their full potential. We need bold partners to propel us to continue to build Great Futures for youth for the next 50 years. Please consider becoming a Partner for the Future with your commitment, starting at $5,000 per year for three years. If you have questions about this commitment, please contact us at 320-257-5119 or

D.J. Bitzan Jewelers: Dick, Mimi & Erin Bitzan
Gary & Jane Marsden
Tony & Joyce Tillemans