November 21st, 2016

New Glarus Awards more than $22,000 in Grants

Since its inception in 1996 the New Glarus Community Fund and New Glarus Excellence in Education Fund has awarded more than $282,000 in grants to area organizations. At a recent reception at the New Glarus Hotel over $22,300 was awarded to the following organizations:

New Glarus Community Fund:

New Glarus EMS – Siren Amplifier

New […]

November 4th, 2014

Four Spirit of Philanthropy Award Recipients Honored

Four community members representing the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin’s local and regional communities received the organization’s 2014 Spirit of Philanthropy Award on October 15, 2014.

The award, which recognizes outstanding volunteers who give generously of their time, resources, and skills for the betterment of their communities, was presented to: Jeff Rosendahl Elkhorn; Elda Scheisser, […]

July 30th, 2014

October Grant Deadline for New Glarus Community Fund And New Glarus Excellence in Education Fund

The New Glarus Community Foundation & New Glarus Excellence in Education (EIE) components of the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin, Inc., is now accepting grant applications. Projects that serve the greater New Glarus community & the New Glarus School District area are eligible.

The application deadline October 15, 2014.

Projects may include enhancement of parks […]

December 12th, 2013

Fall 2013 Grant Awards Summary

More than $128,000 has been distributed to nonprofit organizations in a region stretching from the Mississippi River to Elkhorn during the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin’s recently concluded fall grant season. Fourteen advisory boards and grants committees made 107 awards.

Below is a list of the funds and grants committees that made the fall distributions:


August 16th, 2013

Charitable Gifting Seminar Coming to New Glarus

Charitable Giving is the topic of an upcoming free informational seminar to be held in New Glarus on Thursday, Sept. 5 . It will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the Chapel/Multi-Purpose Room at the New Glarus Home at 600 2nd Ave. Please use the entrance/parking lot off Elm Drive.

Many people find pleasure in giving […]