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The Latest Goodman News

The Goodman Community Center is a busy place! Read on below for a glimpse of the wonderful things happening here.

"A Rogue Ant is No Good" - At the Ballweg Gallery in May 2023

May 1, 2023

Father and son team Leo and Luca Salazar's May exhibit features mixed paints and construction materials.

Eastside News Stories, At the Center, Ballweg Gallery

Goodman Community Center child care teachers in the rotunda of the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Goodman teachers testify at Capitol about child care

April 25, 2023

The Goodman Community Center child care team, along with 250 child care professionals from around the state, petitioned legislators to continue financing the Child Care Counts program.

Eastside News Stories, Childcare, Kids

Volunteer Spotlight: Badger and WolfPack Volunteers

April 14, 2023

Thank you to our many student volunteers from UW Madison and Madison College.


From the Desk of Letesha Nelson

April 13, 2023

Our evening of storytelling is just two weeks away!

Letesha Letters, Letesha Nelson

"Lettuce" Share A Transition Academy Tradition

April 11, 2023

A 10-year relationship with Olbrich Gardens continues with a handful of lettuce seeds.

Teens, Transition Academy

Let's Cook Together Comes Together!

March 28, 2023

The online group cooking class gathered in person for a dinner of peanut butter Pad Thai.

Older Adults

East Coast pizzas have a thin, crispy crust and are made with mozzarella cheese, marinara sauce and toppings such as meat and vegetables.

North Shore Pizza and Subs presents authentic East Coast-style pizzas

March 28, 2023

Owner Dennis Laubner came from the North Shore of Boston and has crafted a menu around food he loves

Eastside News Stories

From the Desk of Letesha Nelson

March 23, 2023

We want to hear your story of kindness

Letesha Letters, Letesha Nelson

Girls Inc. campaign is succeeding … PERIOD.

March 23, 2023

East High's Girls Inc. club members continue to push their period product initiative forward.

Girls Inc. of Greater Madison

The Faces of MAScK: Part One

March 22, 2023

Goodman history and community dedication collide to form a new kind of youth program.

Lussier LOFT Middle School, Community Stories

Teens from Goodman Community Center's Lussier LOFT head south to visit HBCUs.

Lussier LOFT teens headed to HBCUs for spring break

March 21, 2023

Teens will explore institutions and take in the history and culture of the South

Lussier LOFT High School, Eastside News Stories, Teens

Goodman Center board of directors announces estate plan matching gift

March 20, 2023

The match is part of the center’s Love & Legacy campaign, which is funded by a grant from the Madison Community Foundation

Press Release