Robert & Eleanor Franke Charitable Foundation Fund

Fund Type



September 6, 2011

Grant Categories

Community ImprovementCommunity Improvement


Health & Human ServicesHealth & Human Services

Recreation & WellnessRecreation & Wellness

A supporting organization recognized by the IRS as a 509 (a) (3), the Robert and Eleanor Franke Charitable Foundation was established through the Franke’s estate with a purpose to support the La Crosse Community Foundation, Mayo Clinic Health System-Franciscan Healthcare La Crosse and the Diocese of La Crosse. The Franke Foundation’s Fund holds its assets and distributes annual grants to Mayo La Crosse, the Diocese and competitive grants from La Crosse Community Foundation for organizations with missions that serve individuals in need as defined by the Franke’s will.