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Join us for lunch as we honor our 2014 grant recipients and celebrate their impact on our community.
Learn how the grants committee and the Board of Directors at the Community Foundation directs funds to our most pressing needs in Dunn County….
…From feeding a hungry child on the weekend, to installing a new furnace at a domestic violence shelter, from low cost microchip clinics to bring a beloved pet home, to a public arts project in downtown Menomonie….
Lisa A. Walter
Chief of Police, University of Wisconsin-Stout
Volunteer, Special Olympics Wisconsin
Learn how our local non profits leverage our funding to have a huge impact on people in our community and our overall quality of life.
RSVP Online Below or call 715.232.8019
The Community Foundation Board of Directors will be meeting on March 18th to consider this year’s biannual distribution of the Common Good Fund’s earnings. This year the Board has over $100,000 in grant requests for funding aimed at projects and charities work...
Earlier this month two of our founders were honored by the Menomonie Area Chamber of Commerce.
Barb and Tom Johnson were honored as the 2014 Distinguished Citizens. They helped found the Community Foundation of Dunn County as well as: the Free Cli...
One hundred years ago, in 1914, the first community foundation was established in the Midwest, giving rise to a new philanthropy, a new way of participating in community, and a new vision for the future.
Today, the Community Foundation of Dunn County is on...
In 2008, the Dunn County Historical Society applied and received a grant through the Community Foundation to create the Harry A. Miller exhibit at their facility located at Wakanda Park in Menomonie. The Historical Society wanted to create this exhibit to honor the self-taught machinist from Menomonie whose mechanical genius paved the way for streamline race car driving.
Harry Miller was an eng... Read More
Wondering what the Community Foundation is up to?
Please join us for our 1st ever Annual Meeting. We will share our 2014 Annual Report and a brief overview of our financials, grants, investment returns and projects.
Our Featured Speaker is UW-Stout Chancellor Boy Meyer
This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. See our website for more information.
Thursday April... Read More
3D printer prepares students to become industry professionals : Dunn County News.
Today’s children are the industry leaders of tomorrow and access to technology is becoming a critical component of preparing children to succeed during school and in their future careers.
Read about how Donor Advised Fund Holder Marilyn Fanetti is creating change one child at a time. Read More