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Introducing the new Nonprofit Resource Center!

All about the Nonprofit Resource Center At La Crosse Community Foundation we recently announced that we’ve created a Nonprofit Resource Center. This center will benefit La Crosse County nonprofit organizations and the community and can be found online at laxcommfoundation.com/resourcecenter. This site features information and opportunities for both nonprofits and individual community members. Helping to […]

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Help us welcome our new teammate Taylor!

Taylor Corbett joins LCF as donor stewardship and communications manager We are SO excited to announce that we scored an incredible new teammate! Taylor Corbett was recently hired as the new, part-time donor stewardship and communications manager. Corbett will serve as the primary stewardship advisor for the foundation’s designated, scholarship and non-committee-advised field of interest […]

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Coulee Council on Addictions

A $15,000 grant from the Norman L. Gillette Sr. Family Fund was awarded to the Veterans Support Program of the Coulee Council on Addictions; this project would ensure continued free access to both individual and group recovery coaching for those veterans and their family members in need.

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Board governance workshop notice – RSVP today!

Fundamentals of Nonprofit Board Governance Do you serve, or would you like to serve, on a nonprofit board of directors? If so, you may find yourself quick to find a nonprofit whose mission you can stand behind, then struggle to figure out what exactly your role as a board member all entails. Nonprofits are, at […]

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Global Awareness Classroom Grant RFP

REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS – Released September 15, 2021   GLOBAL AWARENESS FUND CLASSROOM GRANT   The Global Awareness Fund at La Crosse Community Foundation was established to support projects that expand awareness of our multicultural world by helping individuals to identify with people from outside the United States. Its main goal is to encourage a […]

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Sustaining funds and giving for the community

A message about sustaining funds from LCF’s finance director In 2020, the community foundation stepped up in many visible ways to address the unique challenges that the year presented: collaborating with Great Rivers United Way to start the La Crosse Area Emergency Response Fund, working with a generous donor to start the Black Empowerment Fund, […]

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Grant Story: New Horizons Shelter & Outreach Centers

Helping New Horizons overcome an unexpected safety concern New Horizons Shelter & Outreach Centers has over 40 years of experience providing safe shelter, support, and advocacy for survivors of domestic violence, human trafficking, and sexual assault. They serve nine counties in Wisconsin and Minnesota, and are the only shelter in a 65-mile radius. When COVID […]

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Announcing the new Board Member Training and Matching Program

LCF is now offering board member training and matching! LCF’s new Board Member Training and Matching Program recruits board members for La Crosse area nonprofit organizations as well as provides training on the fundamentals of board governance. It is designed to engage, educate, and prepare participants to meet the critical need for nonprofit board member […]

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Summer grant award announcement

Grants awarded! Our third competitive grant round of the year closed July 15, and we are proud to announce the most recent LCF grantees. A total of $195,209 was awarded, which includes $5,000 contributed from donor advised funds. $709,227 was requested. Being flexible to help nonprofits where they need it most The grant-making landscape at […]

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New funds started in third quarter!

Announcing five new funds in third quarter Please join us in welcoming the following group of new fund holders to the LCF family! Five new funds were approved by our board of directors in August. We are incredibly grateful for all those who made the choice to start a fund at La Crosse Community Foundation. […]

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