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

La Crosse Area Emergency Response Fund – Fund Balance and List of Donors


La Crosse Community Foundation and Great Rivers United Way partnered to establish a fund to help nonprofits respond quickly to community needs around COVID-19. The fund launched publicly Wednesday, March 18th. The total amount donated to the fund as of Thursday, August 6th is:


Less grant awards made from the fund, the current total is:


If you can help, please do. As the days and weeks continue to pass, the need will only continue to grow.

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We are incredibly humbled by the generous contributions from the following people and businesses to support our friends and neighbors suffering the most as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic:

Deb Hoskins
Sharon Krumenauer
Kyle Visker
James Larson
James Longhurst
Martin & Jo Beth Gaul
Rick & Annette Mikat
David Kampa
John and LoriLee McDaniel
Jeanne Flynn
Caroline Gregerson
Richard Strauss
Paul Leehey
Sharon Krumenauer
Kyle Visker
James Larson
Trane employees
Bremer Bank
Wells Fargo
CoBank, ACB
Dairyland Power Cooperative
Kurt Pfaff – State Farm Insurance
Guy & Joan Wolf
Marge Taylor
Danielle Martinson
Juliana Besenbruch
Roger LeGrand
Caroline Gregerson
Britt Welnetz
Allan Ohm
Kelly & her trophy husband Krieg-Sigman
Jim & Lisa Salmo
Michael & Mary Bottcher
Mary Ann Gerrard
Jeri Sebo
Andrew & Jamie Dahl
Mark & Minda Chamberlain
Joe & Barb Kruse
Chris & Jane Kerbaugh
CustomInk LLC
Marine Credit Union
Wells Fargo
Maureen Kinney
Janet Schilling
Harry & Jean Hindson
Eric & Vicki Wheeler
John & Carol Bast
Frank & Kristi Cadwell
Margaret A. Wood
Kevin Kenow
Terrence & Linda Ott
Paul Henke
Greg & Beth Bonney
Women’s Fund of Greater La Crosse
Tom & Trudy Kennedy
Market & Johnson
Rebecca Emergy
Steve & Sudi Tanke
Ellen Verwiebe
Trent Glendenning
Martin & Mary Callaway
Allison & Jason Sauppe
Mary Linville
Richard & Eleanore McLoone
Mark Webster
A Friedewald
State Bank Financial
Elliot Family Fund
Amy Schmidt
Greg Sandland
Brad & Lynn Sturm
Alan Lauermann
Sheryl & Brad Beck
Scott Cooper
Dawn Capwell
Mary Tronick
Becky & Alex Lueck
Ellen Smith
John & Rachel Manier
John Hentges
Michael & Therese Regner
Locher Family Foundation
Sharon Hampson
Pat & Ken Ruda
UWL Biology Department
Lisa Kobs
Sumei Liu
Kurt Grunwald
Barrett Klein
Christa Kiersch
James Murray
Thomas Londergan
Emily Sustar
Brian & Joyce Mlsna
Barbara & Donald Frank Family Fund
Todd & Deb Mahr Family Fund
Glendenning Family Foundation
Stansfield Vending
Dahl Family Foundation
Steve & Katie Webster
Rob & Diane Reinhart
Marine Credit Union
Nancy Danou
Mary Jane Greenewald
David Mitterreiter
John Wetzel
Roger & Sondra LeGrand
John & Carole Bast
Bobbie Cowgill
John Edwards & Frances Lee-Edwards
Phil & Barb Quillin
Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration
Gundersen Health System
Pamela & Richard Strauss
Gale Bruessel
Ellen Smith
Susan Peterson
Lise Graham
Chuck & Lu Ann Roth
Fred “Fritz” Truax
Dale Norris
Catherine Wooten
Nancy Hauser
Paul & Barbara Rusterholz
Katheryn Shillin
Michael & Kelly Sigman
Mary Kay Collings
Chris Swenson
John Edwards and Frances Lee-Edwards Fund
Amie Mathy Fund
Charles Mathy Fund
Marck Family Fund
Carl Koch and Joyce Heil Fund
Magerus-McKinney Fund
Sundet Family Fund
Emily Aliesch
Carrie Renaud
Keith Baker
Susan Berger Baker
Marv Davis Law Offices, LLC
Gillette Pepsi
Brad Peterson
Ron & Jane Rada
Mayo Clinic – Franciscan Healthcare La Crosse
Tracy Helixon
Geri and Andy Hengst
Carrie Leonard
Martin Kreuzer
Jack Haase
Jodi and Daniel Widuch
Lori & Pat Lunney
Karrie Jackelen
Stacy Shapiro and Family
Cassandra Worner
Tom Davey
Kathy and Pat Brummond
Jennifer Peterson
Binsfeld Family Fund
Brenda Rooney
Matt & Mary Kay Wolf
Brent Smith
Klauke Investments
Community Giving Fund
Robert & Eleanor Franke Charitable Fund
William and Cindy Berg
Laure Newcomb
Katie Berkedal & Sam Servais
Rob Palmberg
Jennifer Lanzel
Mary Zaky
David Lange
James Fowler
Phil And Nancy Wilson Wilson
Betsy Morgan
James and Jan Gallagher
Kimberlee and Josh Shively
Susan Knopf
Dale Harkness
Stephanie and Robin Swartz
Hetti Brown
Janet Pearson
Jan Janiszewski
Martha Linville
Robert Richgels
Leslie Swanson
June Daellenbach
Trista Treglowne
Kimberly Hollermann
David Kampa
Ann Tyndall
Hilary Bingol
Dick Record
Jesse Renaud
Martin & Jo Beth Gaul
Brian Abernathy
Cameron Roberts
Lee Langager
Steven Manson
George Singh
Kimberlie Zinda
Susan Carlson
Nicholas Passe
Rick and Annette Mikat
Carrie Leonard
John Young
Lawrence (Larry) Smalley
Michael Noelke
Dave & Barb Erickson
Dylan Belby
Colin & Erin Belby
Bruce & Mary Simones
Austin Reinhart Family Foundation
Scott & Heidi Blanke
Joe and Jamie Schloegel
Dave & Barb Skogen
Tom & Laurie Berkedal Family Fund
Marck Family Fund
Durtsche Family Fund
Susan M. Quillin Fund
Kurt and Julie Schroeder Family Fund
Francie Ball & Mary O’Sullivan Fund
Harrington Fund
La Crosse Knights of Columbus
Jack and Marti Schwem Fund
Maureen Freedland Social and Environmental Justice Fund

And many others who wish to remain anonymous!