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Oct 20, 2020

Consider these charitable giving tips

Establishing a charitable fund is a great way to make a community a better place for all. Your Community Foundation offers many ways to give.[...]

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Oct 19, 2020

A Legacy and Life Well Lived

Mary Lamers Grist passed away in August. She was part of the Community Foundation’s Himebaugh Legacy Circle, recognizing those who have made future plans for[...]

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Oct 15, 2020

Range lights off Door County must wait for $200,000 restoration

Pictured is the LAST surviving Duluth-style Life Saving Station on the Great Lakes. Due to the threat of COVID-19, the Friends of Plum and Pilot[...]

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Oct 13, 2020

Difficult commercial lot becomes triple win

Theodora Vander Maazen was a client Jeff Billings really liked. An attorney with Godfrey and Kahn who relocated from the Fox Cities to Milwaukee, he[...]

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Oct 12, 2020

Keep the Curtain Open for Performing Arts Groups

One of the many performing arts organizations in the Fox Valley Region, the Appleton Boychoir, gives boys the opportunity to forge friendships and share in[...]

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Oct 8, 2020

Virtual Walks Raise Money, Spirits

These (pink) feet were made for walking. Walking for a great cause! The Community Foundation team is cheering on participants of local virtual fundraising walks/runs[...]

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

Tony Fuller

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"We feel comfortable that our wishes will be honored."

Lynn Van Vreede

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Education has to do with discovery – that learning of the culture, the meanings assigned, the rarefied techniques that have come out of life experiences of people.

Mielke Family Foundation

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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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My disability gives me potential to share with the world a story that is unique, honest and full of adventures.

Hannah Fitton

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