Date: July 23rd, 2014

Grants Available from the Elkhorn Fund

The Elkhorn Fund, a component of the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin, Inc., is accepting grant applications from nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations that provide direct service to the Elkhorn community, from schools in the Elkhorn School District to support classroom programs or projects, and from local government entities providing charitable programs to Elkhorn. Requests from individuals are not eligible.

The Elkhorn Fund looks for projects or programs that propose practical solutions to current needs in the areas of the arts, education, historic preservation, and health and human service. Grants typically range from $500 to $2,000.

Elkhorn Fund grant application forms are available online at Applications are completed online. Mailed, emailed or faxed copies will not be accepted. Applications must be submitted no later than 11:59 p.m., September 15, 2014. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.

Elkhorn Fund Advisory Board Members will review applications October 1st.

Elkhorn Fund Advisory Board Members include Chris Clapper, Tobie Watts-Green, John Henderson, Karen Ramsett, Tim Middleton, Tom Myrin, Gerry Petersen, Jeff Rosendahl, Dave Scurek. For more information or questions contact Jane Maldonis at 1-800-995-23791-800-995-2379 or