In his opening remarks of the 20th anniversary celebration Joe Krantz, LCF advisory board chair, recognized current advisory board members Susan Hermsen, Amara Hoffman, Sam Jonas, LuAnne Pink, Crysti Prange, Kevin Raisbeck, Megan Slane and Kyle Vesperman as well special advisor & historian Rod Roggensack.
Six Iowa-Grant Middle School students were recently presented certificates and monetary awards made possible through a charitable bequest from the estate of Elizabeth J. Summers.
Mary Demo and Kim Schmelz, advisory board members of the Belmont EIE and Scholarship Endowment funds board, presented six grants totaling $2,744 at the April 12 Belmont Schools Faculty/Staff in-service. These awards were made based on applications developed and submitted by personnel in the Belmont Schools.
Seven awards will be presented at the 9th Annual Crawford County Leadership Awards program, organized by the advisory board to the Crawford County Community Fund.
It was nearly a year ago that the Mineral Point Community Endowment advisory board announced its initial grant awards – $2000 for the Sardeson building renovation and $2000 to assist with the restoration of the Governor Dodge Lodge at Water Tower Park.
The Lancaster Community Fund advisory board presented a grant of $15,000 from the Charles “Sonny” Tiedemann Charitable Fund to the Lancaster Community Players for lighting upgrades for the city-owned Grantland Theater. It is the goal of LCP to have the lighting project completed for their April 25 to 28, spring 2019 production of “Mamma Mia!”
In making the award, the board noted the importance of the many businesses that will be impacted by the project and the need for all to support those businesses during construction.
Applications for projects or programs that propose practical solutions to current community needs in the areas of the arts and culture, education, appreciation of and knowledge about our community’s history, and health and human services are highly encouraged.
Charitable non-profit organizations, schools, and/or local government entities serving the people of the Platteville area are eligible to apply for grants. Requests from and for individuals are not eligible.
Program recognizes individuals, organizations or businesses that have helped make Crawford County a better place to live, work and play.
Foundation presents three awards totaling $1,220
Mineral Point EIE pop-up shop featured in the news.
Event also recognized the service of several “local leaders in philanthropy”