Iowa-Grant Educational Foundation

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Get To Know Us

The Iowa-Grant Educational Foundation Fund (IGEF) provides private resources for the support the Iowa-Grant School District. Grants from IGEF to the Iowa-Grant School District support innovative and creative educational programming outside of the boundaries of the school district budget. The Foundation also provides scholarships to graduating seniors.

The Iowa-Grant Education Foundation was conceived in 1999 and affiliated with the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin in 2000. IGEF is thankful for the many donations received from community members, IG alumni and friends, businesses and organization. IGEF is led by a board of Iowa-Grant area citizens operating independently of the school district. The volunteer board leads fundraising efforts and determines the annual grant and scholarship awards.

Visit the IGEF home page for more information

Learn About Our EIE Grants

Gifts to Excellence in Education funds are an investment in quality education for today’s students and future generations. Private resources allow for educational programming not typically funded by tax dollars.

Your gift can be a lasting and meaningful way of recognizing a special person or event in the life of your family, organization or business, or as a statement that you value education today and into the future. Donations to any EIE Fund are welcome at any time of the year. All gifts are tax deductible.

Grants are made for innovative and creative projects that enhance the Panther community as proposed by faculty, staff, administrators, and/or students.

The Impact of the Iowa-Grant Educational Foundation

  • IG School District/Kindergarten, Field Trip to Black Earth Children Museum/Cobb Fire Station, $417
  • IG School District/High School, Superior Coastal Climate Camp, $1,000
  • IG School District/Middle School, Trees for Tomorrow Natural Resource Education Trip, $1,000
  • IG School District/Middle School, Therapy Dog Training, $560
  • IG School District/High School Math, Pi Day Celebration, $100
  • 2019 Grant Cycles Total: $3,077

Fall 2019 Total: $3,077

Apply For a Grant

Annual grant application deadline: October 1 and March 1

Grant Guidelines

Tips and tools for you to use as you prepare your application. Print out this PDF as you prepare your grant for a quick checklist of your progress.

Give the Gift of Education

Donations to the Iowa-Grant Educational Foundation are welcome at any time of the year. All gifts are tax deductible. Mail a check to this address, or click the button to donate online.
Iowa-Grant Educational Foundation Fund
P.O. Box 124
Livingston, WI 53554

Donor Services Representative

Dave
Dave Murphy
Phone: (608) 758-0883

Advisory Board Members

The Fund is advised by a committee of community volunteers who serve independently of the school district. The advisory board initiates fundraising activities and determines annual grant awards:

Dave Kalish, Chair
Fred Skaife, Vice Chair
Judy Belken, Secretary
Barb Enloe, Treasurer
Peggy Biddick
Paulette DiVall
Connie Gard
Ron Haas
Vicki Langfoss
Sheri Springer
Rachel Zimmer, IG School Board Rep
Stephanie Hubbard, IG Superintendent, ex-officio