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Jun 24, 2016

Basic Needs grant helps hire homeless for downtown cleanup

A $272,142 grant from the Basic Needs Giving Partnership will help Riverview Gardens expand its ServiceWorks program to employ homeless people doing additional cleanup work in downtown[...]

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Jun 23, 2016

Basic Needs Giving Partnership awards grants of $1.2 million

Against a backdrop of thousands of tiny individual lettuce plants joining to form a carpet of leafy green at Riverview Gardens’ new hydroponic greenhouse, U.S[...]

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Jun 22, 2016

Navarino hosts ultralight pilot who leads cranes

Joe Duff is one of a handful of people in the history of the world to fly an open-cockpit aircraft arm’s length away from the[...]

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Jun 21, 2016

Fox Cities LIFE Study, community priorities released

The youth of the Fox Cities and concerns about poverty top the list of priorities for community action determined by about 200 local residents who[...]

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Jun 17, 2016

Get a new look at our quality of LIFE

We frequently talk about the high quality of life in the Fox Cities area. What does that mean? Does everyone benefit? Where can we improve?[...]

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Jun 16, 2016

Central Florida Foundation assists victims

The Central Florida Foundation has partnered with the City of Orlando and Strengthen Orlando to establish the OneOrlando Fund, a charitable fund that will receive[...]

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Free Symphony Concert at Fox Cities Stadium

Time: 7:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Location: Fox Cities Stadium

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Nonprofit Leadership Initaitive Jul 21, 2016

Help Local Nonprofits Through Board or Committee Service

Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass

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Brazilian Samba Small Group Aug 04, 2016

Mile of Music-Free Music Education Events

Time: All Day
Location: Downtown Appleton

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Find Your Rhythm Community Drum Circle

Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Shattuck Park, Neenah

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Get up and Go Day Aug 06, 2016

Wisconsin Public Television — Get Up and Go! Day 2016

Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: City Park, Appleton

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Mielke Theatre workshop Aug 15, 2016

Children’s Theatre Workshop

Time: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Mielke Arts Center

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Lion King Aug 20, 2016

“The Lion King” Performance — Children’s Theatre

Time: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Mielke Arts Center

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Application Deadline: SAC Developmental Disabilities Grants

Time: 4:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Location: Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region office

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I want to say yes to everything.

Joyce Bytof

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What you put into life, you get back out of life.

Raquel Strayer

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"It's our turn to give."

Bob Endries

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Our Stories

Through the generosity of our donors, the Community Foundation has awarded more than $221 million in grants since 1986.

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Everyone is willing to help because that’s who Jesse was.

Brad Pickett

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