Serving Our Community
What isLa Crosse Community Foundation?
A grantmaking organization that manages endowed charitable funds established by individuals, families and nonprofits to support causes they care about both now and in perpetuity.
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An experience with Bill Miller at Northside Elementary
Thanks to a 2019 grant from the June Kjome Justice and Peace Fund, students at Northside Elementary School in La Crosse were able spend meaningful time with Bill Miller, a Grammy Award-winning musician, songwriter, activist, painter, and Native flute player, originally hailing from La Crosse. The purpose of the project was to promote awareness of […]Read Full Story
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La Crosse Symphony Orchestra
$1,100 | Ella F. Ambrosius Fund | Arts & Humanities
This grant supports the Symphony for Youth Concert Day. Each year, over 2,000 students from around the area have the opportunity to attend this concert and experience a professional performance of a musical masterpiece. While listening to the music, the students are also learning about the La Crosse Symphony Orchestra and about symphonies as a whole.
Aging and Disability Resource Center of La Crosse County
$1,300 | Rothwell Caregiver Fund | Health & Human Services
Providing in-home and respite care needs for those caring for family members with dementia.
Boys and Girls Club of Greater La Crosse
$10,000 | Nordeen: Force be With You | Health & Human Services
This grant supports the Boys and Girls Supper Club, which provides nightly nutritious meals to children in need. During the COVID-19 pandemic and building closure, BGC is taking the meals directly to the kids in the community,