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Feb 23, 2017

Symposium hones teen leadership skills

Nearly 300 ninth-graders, accompanied by 50 adult chaperones from 19 Fox Valley-area high schools, worked on improving their leadership skills at Teen Symposium 2017, a day-long[...]

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Feb 21, 2017

Asylum exhibit tour stirs emotions

The Community Foundation staff and some of its donors had the opportunity to tour what went on at the Asylum, out of the public view.[...]

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Feb 17, 2017

Five scholarships that need the right students

When you have more than $1 million in scholarships available, with the qualifications determined largely by the donors who establish the endowment funds that are the[...]

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Feb 14, 2017

5 ways our donors are showing their love for the community

 “We get more out of it than they do.” Marian and Joe Walsh have shared their love of music with generations of Kaukauna students in[...]

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Feb 14, 2017

HR training offered to nonprofit executive directors

Area nonprofit executive directors can sharpen their human resources skills at an afternoon session Thursday, Feb. 16, at Fox Valley Technical College’s Bordini Center, 5[...]

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Feb 9, 2017

Next stop for Rock the Block is Kaukauna

Rock the Block will roll into Kaukauna this spring, taking its volunteer-powered home repair juggernaut into the Fassbender Park neighborhood. The Kaukauna event is scheduled[...]

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Feb 27, 2017

Teen Symposium 2017 – United Way Fox Cities

Time: All Day
Location: Radisson Paper Valley

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Mar 01, 2017

Application Deadline: Basic Needs Giving Partnership Grants

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

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Mar 16, 2017

Pecha Kucha

Time: 7:00 PM - 7:15 PM
Location: Valley New School

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Mar 28, 2017

Connect to Courage: Keeping Our Veterans Alive

Time: 1:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Fox Cities Performing Arts Center

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Apr 04, 2017

2017 Fox Cities Reads

Time: All Day

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Apr 05, 2017

2017 Fox Cities Reads

Time: All Day

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Apr 27, 2017

Nonprofit Leadership Initiative Board PipeLine Topic — Environment

Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Fox Valley Technical College, Pepsi Atrium & Culinary Theatre

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This gives us something to rally around as the younger generation.

Pierce Smith
NxG Fund Board Member

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I want to say yes to everything.

Joyce Bytof

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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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I always give everything away, but I don’t give away more than I’ve got.

Norman Van Hulle

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