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

Weekly Wrap – Tremendous Support for COVID-19 Community Response Fund

Weekly Wrap » Stronger Together - Support Pours in 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. Since the opening of the fund, both organizations have been met with a tremendous amount of support, raising over $160,000 within the first [...]

By | March 27th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

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 the economic consequences of the outbreak. Working [...]

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. The 2019 student-athletes nominated by their school’s respective coaching staffs include: Benjamin Bates of Newman Catholic High School Donovan Leverette of Wausau East High School Marc Sippel of Wausau West High School Delton Zuleger of D.C. Everest [...]

By | January 2nd, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

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. Their investment of time, energy and financial resources allows us to support projects and organizations making this a wonderful place to call home. Envisioning [...]

By | September 18th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

$94,800 in Community Arts Grants Awarded!

The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin distributed $94,800 through the Community Arts Grant Fund, providing funding for 25 visual and performing arts programs for local organizations, including summer drama camps, local festivals, painting workshops, artist residencies, and community performances. Funding for the Community Arts Grant program has been provided through the Wisconsin Arts Board, a state agency, the B.A. & Esther Greenheck Foundation, and the Community Foundation of North Central [...]

By | May 31st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Community Foundation Leadership Announced

The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin is governed by a 15-member volunteer board, elected to strategically invest the gifts of our donors, direct disbursements of the Foundation’s assets, and plan for the community’s long-term good. Serving as chairman of the board is Amy Plier, Wausau Container. She is joined on the Foundation’s executive committee by Chris Pfender, Intercity State Bank, vice chairman; Mary Jo Johnson, EO Johnson, secretary; and [...]

By | April 30th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Welcome our New Director of Donor Services

The Community Foundation Welcomes Karla Lodholz! The community foundation is pleased to announce that we have a new addition to our team – Karla Lodholz. As our new Director of Donor Services, Karla will be integrally involved in the Foundation’s new donor development efforts, helping us to accomplish our mission of enhancing the quality of north central Wisconsin. Karla has over 20 years’ experience in the nonprofit sector, having [...]

By | December 1st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Recognizing the Impact of Community Foundations

The Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin Participates in National Effort to Highlight Local Impact of Philanthropy During the week of November 12-18, 2018, the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin will join nearly 800 community foundations across America celebrating Community Foundation Week. Community Foundation Week, created in 1989 by former president George H.W. Bush, recognizes the work of community foundations throughout America and their collaborative approach to working [...]

By | November 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Donor Celebration Event!

Celebrating Philanthropy! On October 11, the Community Foundation celebrated the generosity of our donors and the innovative ideas of our grantees that have made a difference in our communities.  As a Community Foundation donor, we hope you feel a great sense of pride in your impact on our community. Thank you for your commitment, and for choosing the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin as your philanthropic partner. Together [...]

By | October 11th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

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