June 24th, 2015

Hillsboro Excellence in Education Fund Awards Scholarships and Grants

Contributed by Hillsboro EIE Advisory Board member Bob Potter

The Hillsboro Excellence in Education Committee (EIE) recognized 2015 recipients of scholarships and classroom teaching grants at its June meeting.

Hillsboro Scholarship Recipients – 2015 Front row – Left to Right: Shania Landsinger, Madeline Tengblad, Cheyenne Vesbach. Back row – Left to Right: Michaela Bach, […]

November 12th, 2014

Jay and Carol Wolfenden Establish Endowed Scholarship Fund

The Hillsboro School Funds Advisory Board is pleased to announce that Dr. Jay and Mrs. Carol Wolfenden have endowed a $20,000 scholarship which will benefit Hillsboro High School graduates in perpetuity. Their intent is to forever support an annual $1000 scholarship for a senior from Hillsboro High School who is pursuing post-secondary education.

The Wolfendens […]

March 14th, 2014

Steve’s Pizza Palace donates to PHS Scholarship Fund for Class of 2014

Zehra Muslu (left), PHS Scholarship Fund advisory board member, accepts a donation from John Patakos of Steve’s Pizza Palace.

Sheila Kelley, chair of the PHS Scholarship Fund advisory board, announced today that Steve’s Pizza Palace, Platteville, has joined the many other area businesses in providing a $1,000 scholarship to be awarded […]

February 13th, 2014

Grants Available from the Platteville Community Fund

The Platteville Community Fund is now accepting grant applications for its spring 2014 grant cycle. Applications are due at the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin office in Janesville on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 by 4 p.m. Charitable non-profit organizations serving the people of the Platteville area are eligible to apply for grants; […]

December 23rd, 2013

Hillsboro Funds Set 2014 Goals

Board members new to the Hillsboro Excellence in Education and Scholarship Fund Advisory Board include Carol Wolfenden and Al Picha. They join board members Natalie Adams, Connie Dorow, Carol Jefferies, Kristie McCoic, Andy Peterson, Dan Ravenscroft, and Kim Verbsky as well as ex-officio members Jenny Hynek and Curt Bisarek.

Following the successful 2013 launch […]