Grants List

Our board reviews grant proposals at least three times annually. This is a working list of the grants we have made to date, and includes discretionary grants made by our Board, which may or may not align with our stated focus areas.

 

Meaningful work

2018

CEOs of Tomorrow - Capacity Building - $150,000 over three years.

Doyenne Group - Capacity Building - $70,000 over two years.

StartingBlock Madison - Capacity Building - $60,000

Veteran Labs Wisconsin - Seed Grant - $15,000

 

Education for work and life

2018

Operation Fresh Start - Capacity Building - $260,000 over three years.

Danville Area Community College - Capacity Building and Scholarships - $100,000

Mentoring Positives - Capacity Building - $30,000 over two years.

 

Connections to nature

2018

Aldo Leopold Nature Center - Capacity Building - $200,000 over three years.

Ice Age Trail Alliance - Seed Grant - $15,000

Clearwater Camp - Capacity Building - $30,000

Friends of Wisconsin State Parks - Capacity Building - $25,000

 

Board Discretionary Grants

2016

Mount Horeb Area Historical Society - Challenge Grant, “Driftless Historium” - $850,000

2018

Schumacher Farm Park - Unrestricted - $7,500

Outdoors Empowered Network - Unrestricted - $5,000

Belleville Public Library - Challenge Grant, New Library Fund - $150,000

Waunakee Public Library - Capital Campaign - $7500

Urban Rural Action - Unrestricted - $5000

Madison Area Parent Support (MAPS) - Unrestricted - $15,000

Mt Horeb Area Economic Development Corporation - Unrestricted - $10,000