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

2020-07-29T18:05:49+00:00

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 support since its inception in late March and is proud to announce an additional gift received of $23,000 from the Spring Fever Group of Wausau. Formed in the 1980’s, the 25 [...]

COVID-19 Community Response Fund Raises Nearly $500,000 2020-07-29T18:05:49+00:00

$270,000 Awarded in Community Enhancement Grants

2020-07-10T13:10:11+00:00

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 first half of 2020. Community Enhancement Grants address the tangible needs of nonprofit organizations, as well as new initiatives, that create a vibrant and livable community for all. These grants provide [...]

$270,000 Awarded in Community Enhancement Grants 2020-07-10T13:10:11+00:00

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

2020-07-08T21:05:07+00:00

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 Response Fund 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 support since [...]

$13,000 Donated From Peoples State Bank to COVID-19 Community Response Fund 2020-07-08T21:05:07+00:00

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

2020-07-08T20:59:48+00:00

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 Fund to 24 local organizations to assist them with their arts-related programming. This year, in addition to traditional programming grants of up to $5,000, special funding was designated for Community Arts [...]

Community Foundation Awards Nearly $100,000 in Support of the Arts 2020-07-08T20:59:48+00:00

Community Foundation Welcomes New Board Members

2020-07-01T18:20:42+00:00

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 to its executive committee. Dave Eisenreich and Jeremy Lewitzke will join the foundation board this year. "We take great pride in recruiting new board members who are elected to strategically invest [...]

Community Foundation Welcomes New Board Members 2020-07-01T18:20:42+00:00

Jean Tehan to Retire as President/CEO

2020-07-01T18:21:08+00:00

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 August 31, 2020, after over 32 years of dedicated service and leadership. "It has been my greatest honor to serve north central Wisconsin through my time at the Community Foundation," Mrs. [...]

Jean Tehan to Retire as President/CEO 2020-07-01T18:21:08+00:00

Resources for Nonprofits During COVID-19

2020-07-01T18:22:32+00:00

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. Revenue streams from canceled fundraising events, classes, and program fees have suffered due to the COVID-19 pandemic. During this unprecedented time, the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin would like to [...]

Resources for Nonprofits During COVID-19 2020-07-01T18:22:32+00:00

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

2020-07-01T18:26:25+00:00

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 has been invested directly back to the area.  This COVID-19 Community Response Fund focuses on immediate needs such as, but not limited to: Childcare for families impacted as a result of the pandemic Mental [...]

$91,000 Granted Back to Our Community From Community Response Fund 2020-07-01T18:26:25+00:00

Tremendous Support for COVID-19 Community Response Fund

2020-07-01T18:26:53+00:00

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 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 [...]

Tremendous Support for COVID-19 Community Response Fund 2020-07-01T18:26:53+00:00

2019 Win Brockmeyer Memorial Scholarship Recipient Announced!

2020-07-01T18:27:23+00:00

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 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 [...]

2019 Win Brockmeyer Memorial Scholarship Recipient Announced! 2020-07-01T18:27:23+00:00