New Glarus Community Foundation

New Glarus Community Foundation
  • Since its founding, the New Glarus Community Foundation has given back more than $300,000 to the community.

Get To Know Us

The New Glarus Community Foundation is a charitable endowment created in 1996 by and for the people of New Glarus. Each year a portion of the Foundation’s earnings are given back to the community in the form of grants supporting the arts, education, health care, youth, elderly programs, the environment, and historic preservation.

The New Glarus Community Foundation is a component fund of the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin.

Family of Funds

The following charitable fund has been established to support the donor’s charitable goals for the community:

  • Dr. Fred W. & Alice J. Kundert Charitable Fund
  • Anonymous II Fund

Learn About Our Grants

Once per year the advisory board awards grants to non-profit organizations, the local school district, and/or local government agencies providing charitable programs or projects serving the good of the community. Grants are awarded in November.

Check Out Our Impact: Grant Awards

New Glarus Community Fund

  • New Glarus Library
    • Music & Literacy Programming for Kids
  • New Glarus Vision
    • Krafty Kids 2018
    • Music in the Park
    • Storage Building
  • New Glarus Fire District
    • Squad 1 Winch
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Green County
    • NG School Friends Mentoring
  • Village of New Glarus
    • Dog Park
  • Friends of the Chalet of the Golden Fleece
    • Building Restoration
  • Wilhelm Tell Guild
    • Shooting Barn Water Well Repair
    • Extend Power to Two Secondary Pedestals
  • New Glarus Middle School
    • Shedd Aquarium Trip
  • New Glarus Veteran’s Memorial Park
    • Marker for Desert Storm Gulf War/Iraq War/ Afghanistan War/War on Terror

Dr. Fred W. & Alice J Kundert Charitable Fund

  • New Glarus Historical Society — Hall of History Mural and Landscape

Anonymous II Fund

  • Swiss Center of North America Inc — New Alphorn

2017 TOTAL: $27,280

Apply For A Grant

Annual grant application deadline: October 15

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.

Invest In Your Community

Donations to the New Glarus Community 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.
New Glarus Community Foundation
c/o Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin
Gift Processing Center
P.O. Box 733
Monroe, WI 53566

Donor Services Representative

Linda Gebhardt
Linda Gebhardt
Phone: (608) 328-4060

Advisory Board Members

The Fund is advised by a committee of community volunteers who initiate fundraising activities and determine grant awards:

Brenda Bright
Anthony Edge
Cathy Julien
Tammy Newberry
Lexa Speth
Becki Streiff
Denise Anton Wright
Laura Eicher, Ex-officio Member