February 12th, 2014

February 2014 Newsletter

Click to view the February issue of the board members’ newsletter Giving Matters.

October 10th, 2013

Sue Conley To Leave Community Foundation

Sue Conley, longtime executive director of the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin, will be leaving the Foundation next summer. She will serve as executive director until July 2014. “I have no plans beyond June and will continue to focus on the Community Foundation until then,” she said.

Conley has overseen a period of rapid growth […]

September 5th, 2013

CFSW Receives National Recognition

The Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin (CFSW), based in Janesville, has been recognized as meeting the highest standards for community foundations nationwide by the Community Foundations National Standards Board.

The National Standards Board measures quality, integrity and accountability in six key areas of community foundation operations:

Mission, Structure, and Governance Resource Development Stewardship and Accountability […]

August 21st, 2013

Cheryl Mader Joins CFSW Board

Cheryl Mader

Cheryl Mader of Prairie du Chien has joined the Board of Directors of the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin. She represents Crawford County. Mader is a project leader for Community Development Alternatives (CDA), Inc., a consulting firm that assists local governments implementing improvements in their communities and non-profit organizations working to meet […]

July 29th, 2013

Larry Barton Joins CFSW Board

Larry Barton

Larry Barton of Janesville has joined the Board of Directors of the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin as a Rock County representative. Barton is a semi-retired attorney who has practiced law in Janesville since 1969.

Barton has a long history of community service. He was a founder of the Janesville Morning Rotary […]