June 27th, 2018

Mineral Point Excellence in Education Presents Grants

Margaret Mead’s famous quote – “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” – most certainly reflects the accomplishments of the Mineral Point Excellence in Education Advisory Board. Formed in January of 2017, this group – including Kristin Mitchell, chair; Nancy […]

June 6th, 2018

Platteville Community Fund Presents Grants Totaling Nearly $19,000

Nathan Curry, chair of the Platteville Community Fund, and Joe Rosemeyer, PCF advisory board member, presented 13 grants totaling nearly $19,000 at a special presentation breakfast held May 31.

Front (left to right): Morgan Pinzer and Donna Gavin (UWP – Girls Who Code); Tori Leeser (Southwest Opportunities Center); Brandi Kamps (Badger Camp), Nancy Fairchild […]

May 29th, 2018

Inaugural Grants Awarded from Mineral Point Community Endowment

MPCF board member Nancy Schmit, center, presents a grant in support of the Restoration of the Governor Dodge Lodge at Water Tower Park to Kiwanis President Joelle Doye (left) and Kiwanis 50-year member Merle Freymiller.

Some may remember the early conversations – in January of 2016 – about the development of an endowment that […]

April 24th, 2018

Crawford County Community Fund Presents 2018 Leadership Awards

Crossing Rivers Health in Prairie du Chien was the site for the presentation of the 8th annual Crawford County Leadership Awards, hosted by the Crawford County Community Fund. Rusty Cunningham, executive editor of the La Crosse Tribune, was the keynote speaker. CCCF Board Chair Camille Smith provided an update on activities of the Crawford County […]

April 2nd, 2018

Crawford County Leadership Awards to Be Presented April 19

Seven awards will be presented at the 8th Annual Crawford County Leadership Awards program, organized by the advisory board to the Crawford County Community Fund. The event, honoring the awardees, will be held on Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Prairie du Chien at Crossing Rivers Health Center. It will begin with an hors d’oeuvres and […]