Date: 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

New Glarus Library – Not Your Grandma’s Library

New Glarus Vision – Operation Batting Cage

School District of New Glarus – Wyalusing Bethel Horizons

New Glarus Historical Society – Settler’s Cabin Restoration

New Glarus Fire District – Roof Vent Saw Replacement

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Green County – NG School Friends Mentoring

Family Promise of Green County – Gas Cards

Friends of New Glarus Woods State Park – Self-Guided Ecosystem Educational Signs

SWCAP – Green Cares Food Pantry

Village of New Glarus – Dog Park Fencing

Wilhelm Tell Guild – Shooting Barn & Tell Grounds Electrical Repairs & Flagpole

 

Dr. Fred W. & Alice J Kundert Charitable Fund

New Glarus Historical Society – Settler’s Cabin Restoration

 

Anonymous II Fund:

Friends of the Chalet of the Golden Fleece – Restoration/Gutters

New Glarus Vision – Music in the Park

New Glarus Historical Society – Settler’s Cabin Restoration

 

New Glarus Excellence in Education Fund:

School District of New Glarus:

3 / 4 STEM Stations

Wyalusing / Stonefield Village

Blankets for Compassion

Breathe for Change

Stand Up and Learn

STEM Bins

 

The New Glarus Community Fund is the only community resource uniquely positioned to identify areas of need and direct resources to meet those needs – proving that together, charitable giving through the New Glarus Community Fund creates a better place to live for all of us – a place where everyone counts.

The New Glarus Community Fund and the New Glarus Excellence in Education Fund are components of the Community Foundation of Southern WI.  For more information on the New Glarus Community Fund and/or the New Glarus Excellence in Education Fund contact Linda Gebhardt, Donor Service at 608-328-4060 or [email protected]