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Feb 2, 2023

Local artist brightens gallery wall at Community Foundation

The paper and printing industries have strong legacies throughout the Fox Valley. In February, our new rotating Art Showcase at the Community Foundation puts printing[...]

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Jan 31, 2023

Documentary’s roots go back to Kaukauna student exchange program

This is how it all began… One Sunday in early 2016 I was sorting through boxes in the garage. I found a box marked “high[...]

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Jan 26, 2023

The incredible power of mentoring

January is National Mentoring Month, celebrating the positive effect it can have while encouraging individuals to mentor. It started in 2002 as a time to[...]

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Jan 25, 2023

Podcast: Your emotional health: Do you need “CPR?”

January is Mental Health Month, and we know that there is a growing need for emotional support, especially during the past two years. In this[...]

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Jan 24, 2023

Grant improves sleep safety for babies

One infant death in the Fox Cities area is one infant death too many. And, most of them are preventable. Each year, the Outagamie County[...]

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Jan 20, 2023

Shawano community benefits from $18,500 in grants

The Shawano Area Community Foundation has awarded $18,500 in grants through its annual competitive grant cycle to 11 nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of[...]

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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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It was ridiculously simple.

Mito Kudaka, established a fund


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

Brad Pickett


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Advancing our community by connecting the generosity of donors with non-profit organizations and grant recipients to create opportunities for all.

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Our fund is igniting brilliance and supporting a variety of organizations that do great work in our community.

Chad Herschner and Jeff Amstutz


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