Established in 1995, the Clintonville Area Foundation's mission is to enhance and improve the social, cultural, educational, health and general well-being of people in the Clintonville area. It became a geographic affiliate of the Appleton, WI-based Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region in 2000. Learn about our Community Foundation and how to join the Circle of Giving.
Charitable funds within the Clintonville Area Foundation have awarded $214,000 in grants since 2000. Most grants are awarded through funds for which the donors recommend recipients or have dedicated all grant money to specific charitable organizations or causes.
Competitive grants from funds directed by the CAF Board are awarded through an annual application process.
Works to enhance and improve the social, cultural, educational, health and general well-being of the people in the Clintonville area.
Range of grantmaking: Up to $3,000
Accepting Applications: October 15 to December 15
Grant application deadline: 4 p.m. Dec. 15
Grant decision: End of February (Grant will not cover expenses incurred before decision date.)
Staff Contact: Heidi Dusek, (920) 830-1290 ext 25
||A grant to Tiny Truckers Day Care Center helped to upgrade playground equipment.
||A grant to Clintonville Middle School helped to start the “You Grow Girl” program, to move toward the goal of becoming part of the national Girls on the Run program.
Nancy Ignacio, Chair
Connie Carpenter, Vice Chair
Kathy Mitchell, Treasurer
Kathy Akey, Secretary
Robert Van Asten
Individuals, families and organizations establish charitable funds with us to give back to the community in ways that help others today and for future generations. It's easy to start a fund with a gift of cash, stock, real estate or almost any asset. We can help you plan a gift that meets your charitable goals.
Craig and Kathleen Akey and Family
Richard and Anne Beggs Historic Preservation & Edu Future Fund
Viola Behling Health Fund
Clintonville Area Recreational
Clintonville Community Fund
Clintonville Education Fund
Community Heroes Award Fund
Glenn and Jenny Goldschmidt
Mike Hankins and Sarah Mack
SSG Warren S. Hansen Memorial
Mark Joy Youth Fund
David and Verna Kuschel Scholarship Fund
Natural World for Kids Fund
Arno and Eleanor Olson High
School Scholarship Fund
Arno and Eleanor Olson St. Martin Scholarship Fund
Paulson - Billings Honors
Reading Scholarship Fund
Joan A. Paulson Scholarship
Margaret Peeters Memorial
D.J. Rohrer Community Fund
Jerald and Julia Schoenike
Walter and Mable Schultz
Historical Society Memorial
Walter and Mable Schultz
Jerry Wagenson Memorial