February 8th, 2018

Iowa-Grant Educational Foundation Announces Excellence in Education Grant Recipients

At its meeting in early January, the advisory board of the Iowa-Grant Educational Foundation presented grant awards totaling $2280 in support of four special initiatives proposed by faculty at Iowa-Grant. Since 2002 and with these awards, a total of $18,450 has been awarded to 32 projects.

Recipients of Fall 2017 Iowa-Grant Educational Foundation EIE […]

June 19th, 2017

Annual 5th Grade Elizabeth Summers Academic Achievement Awards presented at Iowa-Grant

Seven Iowa-Grant Middle School students were recently presented certificates and monetary awards made possible through a charitable bequest from the estate of Elizabeth J. Summers.

2017 Elizabeth Summers Academic Achievement Awards Front Row (l-r): Recipients Rylee Stecklein, Madisen Crow, Landon Wetzel, Sophie Volenec, Adriana Jelle, Kaden Lindner, & Conner Dowell. Second row (l-r): Kyle […]

June 6th, 2017

Gollackson Receives Steinback Family Scholarship

Pictured l-r: Janice Steinback, Chad Gollackson, Doug Steinback.

Darlington High School senior Chad Gollackson is the 2017 recipient of the Doug & Janice Steinback Family Scholarship. Gollackson competed with students from high schools throughout southwest Wisconsin (Iowa, Grant, Crawford, Richland and Lafayette counties) to earn this award.

Doug and Janice Steinback established a perpetual […]

April 26th, 2017

Excellence in Education Grants Awarded at Belmont Schools

From left: Kim Schmelz, representing the Belmont Excellence in Education Advisory Board, presented grants to Liz Weittenhiller, Dee McConnell, Troy Updike and Nik Werner

Four projects that will enhance and supplement initiatives in classrooms in the Belmont Schools received grant funding from the Belmont Excellence in Education Endowment Fund.

Kim Schmelz, advisory board member […]

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

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