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  • Win Brockmeyer Scholarship Recipients Announced

    The Win Brockmeyer Memorial Committee, is pleased to announce the recipients of the 20th annual Win Brockmeyer Memorial Scholarships, a program administered by the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin.

    Friday, December 18, 2015 - Read more

  • Local Group is Raising Funds for a Hmong War Monument

    The Hmong American Center, formerly the Wausau Area Hmong Mutual Center, is planning to build a bronze and granite statue honoring all Marathon County Hmong veterans of the Vietnam War.

    Monday, June 15, 2015 - Read more

  • Community Foundation Announces Scholarship Recipients

    Through the generosity of donors to the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin, more than $265,000 has been awarded in educational assistance grants to more than 200 students from pre-school to post-graduate this spring.

    Monday, June 1, 2015 - Read more

  • Community Foundation Announces Leadership

    The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin announced its newly elected leadership. Election occured at the Foundation's board of director's annual meeting on April 23, 2015.

    Friday, April 24, 2015 - Read more

  • Community Arts Grants Available

    The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin is seeking grant applications from nonprofit organizations serving Marathon County with innovative arts program ideas. Applications are due by April 15.

    Monday, March 2, 2015 - Read more

  • Seeking Beyond Pencils & Crayons Grants Applications

    The Community Foundation is looking for creative teachers with innovative ideas. $25,000 in Beyond Pencils & Crayons Grants will be awarded for innovative and creative ideas that will enhance our local classrooms in the 2015-16 school year.

    Friday, February 27, 2015 - Read more

  • Macdonald Foundation Forms Scholarship Fund

    The Macdonald Foundation Work Ethic Scholarship Fund was recently established within the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin by Mark and Donna Macdonald, owners of the Wisconsin Woodchucks, to provide up to five $1,000 scholarships annually to students from Marathon County and the Merrill area.

    Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - Read more

  • George Wolff Forms $1 Million Fund at the Community Foundation

    The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin is the beneficiary of a $1 million gift from George Wolff, forming the George D. & Estelle B. Wolff Family Fund, a donor advised fund.

    Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - Read more

  • Forest Park Village Celebrates Adult Care Center Anniversary

    The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin has awarded Homme Heights/Forest Park Village nearly $13,000 in grants toward the construction of an adult day care center and courtyard. On September 17, the Center will celebrate its one year anniversary.

    Wednesday, September 11, 2013 - Read more

  • Community Foundation Provides Grants for Community Gardens to Nourish, Educate, and Connect Community Members

    In the past two years, the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin has awarded $17,305 in grants to four organizations to start or enhance community gardens. The mission of each of the community gardens is to increase the awareness of good health, improve nutrition, and connect members of the community.

    Thursday, August 8, 2013 - Read more