November 1st, 2018

Platteville Community Fund Awards 16 Grants Totaling Nearly $20K

To quote Helen Keller, “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” The Platteville Community Fund, a component of the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin, is working with others to do so much, in and for our community!

Front row – left to right: Nancy Fairchild (Make Music Platteville); Brittany […]

September 4th, 2018

Lancaster Community Fund Announces Fall 2018 Grant Cycle

The Lancaster Community Fund is accepting grant applications for its Fall 2018 grant cycle. Deadline for receipt of applications is Thursday, November 1, 2018. Applications must be completed online and submitted online no later than midnight on that day. Mailed, emailed or faxed copies of applications and incomplete or late applications will not be accepted […]

August 29th, 2018

The Worth of a Penny!

Have you ever wondered – what is the worth of a penny? From the number of these coins that can be found on floors and in parking lots, many would likely reply – not much!

Let’s go ‘back in time’ to the early 1950s. Dr. Kate Newcomb, Wisconsin’s Angel on Snowshoes, had a reverence for […]

August 15th, 2018

New Glarus Community Foundation Accepting Grant Applications

The New Glarus Community Foundation is accepting grant applications from nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations that provide direct service to the New Glarus community and from local government entities providing charitable programs to New Glarus. Requests from individuals are not eligible.

The New Glarus Excellence in Education Fund is accepting grant applications from schools in the New […]

August 15th, 2018

Local Fund in Darlington Offers Community Grants

The DUWI Fund, a local charitable fund, is now accepting grant applications for projects that serve the greater Darlington area. Projects may include enhancement of parks and public spaces, historic and cultural preservation, youth activities and facilities, education, the arts, and health and human services. Applications are accepted from non-profit organizations only. Requests from individuals […]