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Strengthening Our Community


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


For Advisors

Want to … Help your clients make effective charitable gifts now and later. Want to understand better what we do? We can help.

For Donors

Want to … Make your giving easier and more effective? Log in to access your charitable fund online? Connect with what’s happening in the community? Start giving now? We can help.

For Nonprofits

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

Oct 18, 2018

Nonprofits agree: Agency fund management is a wise investment

One of the ways the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region strengthens the communities we serve is to help hundreds of charities and nonprofit[...]

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Oct 17, 2018

Project Backpack: Waupaca grant helps ease hunger

In the Waupaca and surrounding school districts, 40 percent of students qualify for free or reduced lunches.  So great is the need for nutritious food[...]

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Oct 15, 2018

“The Face of Farming is changing and we’ve adjusted”

By Rhonda Strebel, executive director, Rural Health Initiative The days I grew up on the “typical” family farm has changed significantly. You may remember a[...]

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Oct 11, 2018

LEAVEN opens Community Resource Center

LEAVEN is celebrating its newly expanded Community Resource Center after nearly a year of construction. A ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday launched the way for LEAVEN (Limited[...]

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Oct 9, 2018

Neenah’s historical Hometown exhibit earns award

If you enjoy seeing stories and images from the past come to life, check out the Neenah Historical Society‘s award-winning exhibit, “Making a Hometown –[...]

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Oct 4, 2018

Scholarship helps to tell Kodye’s story

Kodye Fassbender was the kid his friends would go to seeking help with relationship problems or other difficulties that surface in the lives of high[...]

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Oct 25, 2018

Nonprofit Leadership Initiative JOIN A BOARD – TOPIC: Veterans

Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Timber Rattlers Stadium

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Nov 01, 2018

Application Deadline: SAC Developmental Disabilities Grants

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

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Nov 07, 2018

Lightbulb Lab

Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Community First Credit Union Corporate Headquarters - Great Room

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14 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

Sharp Cookie Recipe: Young Women and Glass

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

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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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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 $240 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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