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.

Clintonville scholarship recipients

Young Scholars

Thirteen scholarships, totaling $10,500, were awarded from funds held by the Clintonville Area Foundation at the 59th annual Clintonville High School Senior Awards program in the high school auditorium June 11. The recipients are (l-r) Danielle Kiefer, Valeria Montanez, Jared Wait and Zachary Riemer, Walter and Mabel Schultz Scholarships, $1,000 each; Zachary Riemer, Jerry Wagenson Scholarship, $500; Jessica Petruzates, Schoenike Scholarship, $500; Devin Kestell, Joan Paulson Scholarship, $1,000; Devin Kestell & Taylor Lohff, Arno and Eleanor Olson Scholarships, $1,000 each; Christine Betz, David and Verna Kuschel Scholarship, $500; Kristi Sawall, Margaret Peeters Memorial Scholarship, $500; Olivia Wagenson, Eagles Club/Warren Hansen Memorial Scholarship, $500; Brianna Gretzinger, Akey Family Scholarship, $1,000.
Jeff Hoffman photo


Clintonville Area Foundation Grants

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: Oct. 15 to Dec. 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

Common Grant Application

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Board Members

Nancy Ignacio, Chair
Connie Carpenter, Vice Chair
Kathy Mitchell, Treasurer
Kathy Akey, Secretary 
Joanne Doornink
DuWayne Federwitz 
Linda Gehrke
Mike Hankins
Jeff Hoffman
Jerald Schoenike
Robert Van Asten
Sandee Wadleigh


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. View a list of our charitable funds.




Grants total
$10,676 for
2015 cycle

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the Fox Valley
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P.O. Box 244
Clintonville, WI

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