August 26th, 2014

Hokinson Joins Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin

The Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin (CFSW) has hired Allison Hokinson as its Director of Communications. Hokinson joins CFSW after serving as Community Relations Director at the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin, and has extensive experience in marketing and communications.

In addition to writing, graphic design, website, and social media management, Hokinson will take on […]

July 8th, 2014

Alice in Dairyland Grant County Committee Announces Funding

$9900 in grants were presented for support of the Grant County 4-H program through funding available from Alice in Dairyland Grant County Front row – left to right: Angela Udelhofen (Alice in Dairyland Grant County Co-Chair); Hailie Schwab and Tia Coates (Grant County 4-H Horse and Pony Project); Shawna Linneman (Stitzer Go-Getters 4-H Club); […]

April 10th, 2014

Platteville Community Fund receives support from TRICOR, Inc.

Platteville Community Fund board members Cindy Tang and Nathan Curry receive TRICOR donation from Mary Rosemeyer

Mary Rosemeyer, certified insurance counselor and TRICOR agent specializing in assisting businesses, recently presented a donation in the amount of $500 to Platteville Community Fund advisory board members Cindy Tang and Nathan Curry.

In making the presentation, Rosemeyer […]

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:

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November 14th, 2013

CFSW Adds 12 New Funds

Since July 1, 2013, the Community Foundation has added 12 new funds to its holdings. Below a brief summary of each fund by location:

In Platteville

Three funds created by the late Eva Beining: The Carmen and Eva Beining Community Fund, a sub-fund of the Platteville Community Fund; the Carmen and Eva Beining Scholarship Fund […]