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Helping people make a difference in the lives of others in meaningful and lasting ways.


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For Nonprofits

Are you… Searching for grants? Exploring board and staff learning events? Considering the benefits of an endowment? We can help.

Nov 12, 2018

Curt Detjen: “Community foundations are here for good”

Today kicks off Community Foundation Week, and it’s a great opportunity for us to let people in the Fox Valley know what we do. At[...]

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Nov 7, 2018

High Cliff: Community gem gets pavilion makeover

There’s something about High Cliff State Park that makes visitors feel like they’ve entered a whole new world. With its numerous stone ledges, gorgeous hiking[...]

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Nov 6, 2018

STAR program narrows grad gap in Fox Valley

The gap is real. Wisconsin was 41st nationally in the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s 2017 ranking of equity in graduation rates, college success and other[...]

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Nov 5, 2018

Fox Valley Chorus to honor veterans

By Shirley Mercier, Fox Valley Chorus   Our Fox Valley Chorus of Sweet Adelines International will present a Veterans Salute performance on Nov. 10 at St.[...]

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Nov 1, 2018

At-risk boys do an About Face at Rawhide

With all the negative news we hear every day, you may wonder if anything positive can be done to improve the lives of young people[...]

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Oct 30, 2018

Community Foundation Celebrates Landmark Year in Giving

Our fiscal year 2018 was an incredible, record-breaking year for giving. We’ve just released our annual Report to the Community and are excited to share[...]

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Nov 14, 2018

Join A Board!

Time: 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: The Grand Meridian

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Nov 14, 2018

PEAK Grantmaking Workshop

Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Bordini Center at the Fox Valley Technical College

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Nov 15, 2018

Sharper Edges: Women Working on the Edge of Glass

Time: All Day
Location: Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass

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Nov 15, 2018

Dementia Friendly Wisconsin: Connecting Through Memory Cafes

Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Free Online Webinar

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Dec 01, 2018

Application Deadline: Clintonville Area Foundation

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

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Dec 04, 2018

Lightbulb Lab

Time: 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: Kaukauna Coffee & Tea - Upstairs

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Jan 11, 2019

Contemporary Hmong Art & Culture in the Fox Valley: Exhibit and Public Programs

Time: All Day
Location: Lawrence University - Wriston Art Galleries - Kohler Gallery

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Jan 16, 2019

Grant Workshop – Telling Your Story in 5-Minutes or Less

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region office

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Over the years, you learn the joy of giving.

O.C. Boldt

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

Raquel Strayer

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I want Mosquito Hill to be an inspiration to the entire community.

Charlotte Bates Fenlon

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Our Stories

Through the generosity of our donors, the Community Foundation has awarded more than $295 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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