January 25th, 2017

PHS Scholarship Fund Announces 3rd Annual “It Takes A Village” Event

Here is just one of the amazing auction items up for bid during the live It Takes A Village auction: the original Ed’s Café Recipe Box (flour dust included). For those who are missing the delicious food from this iconic Platteville restaurant, wait no more! For the high bid you can be the proud […]

January 11th, 2017

Join Mary Van Hout in a Conversation about Middle-Class Philanthropy

So often when we hear the word philanthropy we immediately think of people like Bill and Melinda Gates who have, indeed, given billions of dollars to support charitable projects. Philanthropy is not about the amount of money. Philanthropy is about the practice of investing time, energy, and resources to help make life better for others. […]

January 5th, 2017

Grants Awarded by Crawford County Community Fund

Sitting (l-r): Rachel Jovi (Village of Gays Mills/Stump Dodger Trail); Nancy Ashmore (Ready, Set, Grow/Prairie du Chien Memorial Library); Rick Lange and Carol Abrahamzon (Kickapoo Indian Caverns/Mississippi Valley Conservancy). Standing (l-r): Kile Martz (Village of Gays Mills/Stump Dodger Trail); Larry & Sherry Quamme, Jeanne Rutter and Marsha Stross (Village of Ferryville/Sugar Creek Playground)

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August 4th, 2016

Grant Applications due Oct 1 for Crawford County Community Fund

The Crawford County Community Fund is now accepting grant applications for its annual grant cycle. The application deadline is Saturday, October 1, 2016. Applications must be completed online and submitted online no later than midnight on that day. Mailed, emailed or faxed copies of applications and incomplete or late applications will not be accepted or […]

June 8th, 2016

Grant from Platteville Community Fund Supports Agriculture Project

PHS FFA members (left to right) Katelyn Templeton, Kaylen Kruger, Amber Lancaster, Marty O’Neal, Brandon Loeffelholz, Lucas Johnson, Brigid Reimann (teacher and FFA advisor), Cody Shambow, Alex Sonsala are set to distribute tomato plants to the PMS 6th graders.

By Gary Munson Platteville Main Street Program – Sustainability Committee

Teaching and Doing: The Best […]