News & Events 2019-06-21T15:25:06+00:00

COVID-19 Community Response Fund Raises Nearly $500,000

The COVID-19 Community Response Fund continues to connect the donations of generous donors with local nonprofits in need.  By: Jenna Weix Marketing Associate 27 July 2020 The COVID-19 Community Response Fund Raises Nearly $500,000 to Support Local Nonprofits WAUSAU, WI- The COVID-19 Community Response Fund initiated by the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin and United Way of Marathon County has experienced an outpouring of [...]

By | July 29th, 2020|Categories: News, Press Release|

$270,000 Awarded in Community Enhancement Grants

The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin announced that 20 charitable causes have received Community Enhancement Grants totaling $270,000 in the first half of 2020. By: Sue Nelson Program Officer 9 JULY 2020 $270,000 Awarded in Community Enhancement Grants [WAUSAU, WI, July 2020] — The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin announced that 20 charitable causes have received Community Enhancement Grants totaling $270,000 in the [...]

By | July 9th, 2020|Categories: Grant Awards, News, Press Release|

$13,000 Donated From Peoples State Bank to COVID-19 Community Response Fund

The COVID-19 Community Response Fund initiated by the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin and United Way of Marathon County has experienced an outpouring of support since its inception in late March and is proud to announce an additional gift received today of $13,000 from Peoples State Bank. By: Jenna Weix Marketing Associate 25 JUNE 2020 $13,000 Donated From Peoples State Bank to COVID-19 Community [...]

By | June 25th, 2020|Categories: News, Press Release|

Community Foundation Awards Nearly $100,000 in Support of the Arts

The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin recently distributed nearly $100,000 through its Community Arts Grant Fund to 24 local organizations to assist them with their arts-related programming. By: Sue Nelson Program Officer 9 JUNE 2020 The Community Foundation Awards Nearly $100,000 in Support of the Arts WAUSAU, WI —The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin recently distributed nearly $100,000 through its Community Arts Grant [...]

By | June 9th, 2020|Categories: Grant Awards, News, Press Release|

Community Foundation Welcomes New Board Members

The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin welcomed two new board members beginning their first three-year term in May 2020 and additions to its executive committee. By: Jenna Weix Marketing Associate 3 JUNE 2020 The Community Foundation Welcomes New Board Members WAUSAU, WI — The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin welcomed two new board members beginning their first three-year term in May 2020 and additions [...]

By | June 3rd, 2020|Categories: News, Press Release|

Jean Tehan to Retire as President/CEO

Jean C. Tehan, President/CEO of the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin, is retiring August 31, 2020, after over 32 years of dedicated service and leadership. By: Jenna Weix Marketing Associate 20 MAY 2020 Jean Tehan to Retire as President/CEO of the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin WAUSAU, WI — Jean C. Tehan, President/CEO of the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin, is retiring [...]

By | May 20th, 2020|Categories: News, Press Release|

Thank you, Teachers! National Teacher Appreciation Week

Happy National Teacher Appreciation Week! Teachers impact the lives of our children and youth every day. By: Jenna Weix Marketing Associate Happy National Teacher Appreciation Week! Teachers impact the lives of our children and youth every day. With the unpredicted change to the school year, our teachers have done even more to continue education with virtual classrooms and learning at home lessons. All to ensure [...]

By | May 4th, 2020|Categories: Grant Awards, News|

The CARES Act and Your Philanthropy 

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to shape the way in which we live, work, and play in our community and the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin is working hard to continue responding to the community’s most pressing needs. By: Karla Lodholz Director of Donor Services The CARES Act and Your Philanthropy The COVID-19 pandemic continues to shape the way in which we live, work, and [...]

By | April 16th, 2020|Categories: News|

Resources for Nonprofits During COVID-19

Marathon County nonprofits that are on the front lines of providing aid to our area's most-vulnerable are hurting. Revenue streams from canceled fundraising events, classes, and program fees have suffered due to the COVID-19 pandemic. By: Sue Nelson Program Officer Helping Your Organization During the COVID-19 Pandemic Marathon County nonprofits that are on the front lines of providing aid to our area's most-vulnerable are hurting. [...]

By | April 7th, 2020|Categories: News, Press Release|

$91,000 Granted Back to Our Community From Community Response Fund

As of April 3, 2020, $91,000.00 has been invested directly back to the area.  $91,000 Granted Back to Our Community From Community Response Fund WAUSAU, WI- In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin and United Way of Marathon County continue to address the needs of local nonprofits through the COVID-19 Community Response Fund. As of April 3, 2020, $91,000.00 [...]

By | April 3rd, 2020|Categories: Grant Awards, Press Release|

Tremendous Support for COVID-19 Community Response Fund

The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin in partnership with United Way of Marathon County opened the COVID-19 Community Response Fund to address the local needs of nonprofits in our area this past week. By: Jenna Weix Marketing Associate 27 MARCH 2020 Stronger Together - Support Pours in for COVID-19 Community Response Fund The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin in partnership with United Way [...]

By | March 27th, 2020|Categories: News, Press Release|

COVID-19 Response

COVID-19 Community Response Fund In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin has teamed up with United Way of Marathon County to create the COVID-19 Community Response Fund. This fund will bring essential resources and aid to our neighbor’s in need. This fund will provide flexible funding for organizations working in our community who are disproportionately impacted by the coronavirus and [...]

By | March 16th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

2019 Win Brockmeyer Memorial Scholarship Recipient Announced!

The Win Brockmeyer Memorial Committee* listed below, is pleased to announce the recipients of the 24th annual Win Brockmeyer Memorial Scholarships, a program administered by the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin. By: Jenna Weix Marketing Associate 2 JANUARY 2020 The Win Brockmeyer Memorial Committee* listed below, is pleased to announce the recipients of the 24th annual Win Brockmeyer Memorial Scholarships, a program administered by [...]

By | January 2nd, 2020|Categories: Events, Grant Awards, News, Press Release|

Celebrating Philanthropy – 2019 Donor Event

Thursday, September 12th we held a beautiful event at the Wausau Country Club where we celebrated philanthropy “Building Tomorrow, Today”. We would like to express our sincere thanks for the generosity and trust that our donors have placed in the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin. By: Jenna Weix Marketing Associate Thursday, September 12th we held a beautiful event at the Wausau Country Club where we celebrated [...]

By | September 18th, 2019|Categories: Events, News|

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