skip mobile navigation
ANNOUNCEMENTS: Share your thoughts on how we can improve the Fox Cities at ImagineFoxCities.Com. See details in The Loop!
Aa Aa Aa

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. Click here.

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.
New! If you’re seeking a grant, stay informed by subscribing our new monthly e-blast, and be sure to share with a friend!

May 16, 2019

Let’s ride! Program offers trishaw transportation to older adults

Make the Ride Happen: Cycling Without Age is expanding its network of trained volunteers to provide trishaw bicycle rides, allowing seniors to spend time outdoors[...]

Read All News
May 14, 2019

Grant helps share classical ballet with the Fox Cities

The Makaroff Youth Ballet performs the beloved musical fairy tale “Peter and the Wolf” on May 17 and 18 at UW-Fox Valley James W. Perry[...]

Read All News
May 13, 2019

New documentary series showcases Waupaca County’s Trauma Informed Care model

Tonight Wisconsin Public Television kicks off its new documentary, Not Enough Apologies: Trauma Stories, on PBS stations. The network received a $1,300 Spark Grant from[...]

Read All News
May 10, 2019

Harbor House Domestic Abuse Programs celebrate expanded facility

This week we celebrated with our friends at Harbor House Domestic Abuse Programs on their ribbon cutting for their expanded 68-bed facility in Appleton. The[...]

Read All News
May 9, 2019

Nonprofits learn donor conversations are magic

More than 115 nonprofit leaders gather for a forum at Fox Valley Technical College to increase their knowledge on how to steward their donors and[...]

Read All News
May 9, 2019

Three questions can make philanthropy happen

Local professional financial advisors glean expert philanthropic advice for their clients Tuesday at the Fox Cities Environmental Learning Campus at Bubolz Nature Preserve, presented by[...]

Read All News
May 20, 2019

Introduction to the Funding Information Network Workshop

Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Seeley J. Mudd Library at Lawrence University

View All Events

May 22, 2019

DONOR EVENT: Fox Cities Veterans Village

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Glenpark Apartments (Project Site)

View All Events

May 27, 2019

Office Closed-Memorial Day

Time: All Day

View All Events

May 28, 2019

SESSION IS FULL – Navigating Your Community Foundation & Charting a Course for Grantseeking

Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region

View All Events

Jun 04, 2019

Lightbulb Lab

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

View All Events

Aug 06, 2019

Lightbulb Lab

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Chocolate & Coffee

View All Events

We’ve only just begun.

Sally Mielke

Read Full Story

It was ridiculously simple.

Mito Kudaka, established a fund

Read Full Story

"This was the love and passion of her life."

Tony Fuller

Read Full Story

Our Stories

Through the generosity of our donors, the Community Foundation has awarded more than $295 million in grants since 1986.

Read More
To provide new services or supplement existing ones for youth and the elderly, while promoting education, the arts and health care for all.

Frank C. Shattuck Community Fund

Read Full Story