September 19th, 2018

A “Golden” Class Reunion

1968 – 2018…50 years! The Hillsboro Class of 1968 celebrated its Golden Anniversary in August and they left a ‘gift of gold’ to support their Alma Mater.

The Hillsboro Class of 1968 in 2018. 50 years better!

It was definitely a ‘Walk Down Memory Lane’ for many as they gathered to reminisce. There were […]

August 21st, 2018

Women’s Fund Accepting Grant Applications

The Women’s Fund of the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin, Inc. is seeking proposals from 501(c)(3) charitable Rock County organizations and municipalities offering projects or programs that serve the mental health needs of women and girls.

Services eligible for grant funding may include but are not limited to depression, anxiety, caregiver stress, addictions, work/family stress, […]

August 15th, 2018

Argyle Funds Accepting Grant Applications

The Argyle Community Fund & the Argyle Excellence in Education Fund, components of the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin, Inc, are accepting grant applications for their annual grant cycle.

The grant cycle deadline is October 1, 2018

The Argyle Fund offers competitive grants for charitable projects or programs that provide a direct benefit to the […]

July 5th, 2018

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

Six 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.

2018 Elizabeth Summers Academic Achievement AwardsFred Skaife (standing behind) of the Iowa Grant Educational Foundation is show with recipients (left to right) Linnea Elg, Jacob Phillips, Dawson Reid, Lakyn […]

May 29th, 2018

Darlington Seniors Receive Scholarships from Platteville Consumers Cooperative Endowment

Nearly a decade ago, the shareholders of the Platteville Consumers Cooperative voted to dissolve. Class A stockholders turned in their stock certificates and received payment. The Board of Directors also voted to create a perpetual scholarship fund to benefit graduates of high schools in their market area: Belmont, Benton, Cuba City, Darlington, Iowa-Grant, Lancaster, Platteville, […]