La Crosse County Emergency Response Fund activated in response to COVID-19. More details here.

Current Grant Opportunities

If you are interested in applying for a competitive grant award, we are currently accepting proposals via our online grant portal for the following grant programs. Click each grant type for more detailed information.

La Crosse Area Emergency Response Fund Grants

This fund was activated on March 18 in partnership with Great Rivers United Way and is sustained through the generous gifts of community members and businesses. Charitable organizations working on the front lines of the pandemic providing direct support to individuals and families suffering the greatest economic impact are invited to apply.

Pandemic Relief and Recovery Grant

Now accepting applications! The Pandemic Relief and Recovery Grant is an unrestricted grant program for nonprofits who’ve experienced significant revenue loss because of the pandemic. This new grant program was created to help position nonprofits for a healthy post-pandemic future.

Standard & Mini Grants

This is our regular, ongoing competitive grant program. We encourage applications for result-oriented projects and programs that address a proven community need or priority aimed at making La Crosse County a better place now and for future generations.

Unrestricted Grants

New! We now offer unrestricted grants for organizations whose immediate needs are for general operating support.

Interested in applying? Click here to learn how