November 4th, 2014

Spirit of Philanthropy Award Recognizes Roggensack’s Commitment to Community

The Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin honored Rod Roggensack with its 2014 Spirit of Philanthropy Award. Presented at the annual meeting, the award recognizes volunteers who lead and live philanthropic lives. Recipients are known to have given generously and consistently of their time, talent and resources to make good things happen in their communities and […]

July 19th, 2014

Ten Grants Presented by Lancaster Community Fund at 2014 Night on the Square

Front row (left to right): Crysti Prange, LCF board; Stacy Martin, Grant Regional Health Center; Jill Wunderlin, Maple Street Kids Daycare, Inc; Sarah William, Winskill Elementary School; Brad Burlage, Jodi Monahan, Dan and Karen Timmerman, Southern Grant Road Crew; Amy Bell Kwallek, Lancaster Chamber of Commerce; Linda Bendorf, Lancaster Association of Churches-Food Pantry; […]

June 26th, 2014

Lancaster Community Fund Announces $4.3Million Gift

Lancaster native Keith Tiedemann left his boyhood home in the late 1930s but he didn’t forget his community and his family. His estate gift of $4.3 million establishes the Charles “Sonny” Tiedemann Charitable Fund, an endowment named by Keith to honor his brother and advised by the Lancaster Community Fund advisory board, a component of […]

March 3rd, 2014

Lancaster Community Fund Requests Grant Applications

The Lancaster Community Fund is accepting grant applications for the 2014 grant cycle. Deadline for receipt of applications is Thursday, May 1.

The Lancaster Community Fund encourages applications for projects or programs that propose practical solutions to current community needs in the areas of the arts, education, historic preservation, and health and human services. Projects […]

October 9th, 2013

Peggy Morse Leaves $100,000 to Lancaster Community Fund

Ken Klaas, chair of the Lancaster Community Fund, announced this week that the organization has received a bequest of $100,000 from Peggy S. Morse, long-time Lancaster resident who died in July of this year. Peggy was the wife of Edward J. Morse, Jr., an attorney and third-generation Lancaster Morse family member. The gift establishes the […]