The goal of the Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin is to help build the community for the better using our expertise with finances, knowledge of the community, and relationship with a variety of organizations.

And if you are here to make an impact we can help!

We make it easy to support the community you care about in more ways than imagined. Whether it’s donating to a specific group or to all that have need our flexibility make achieving your philanthropic ideas simple.

Working alongside other foundations, local organizations, private donors, and fund representatives we help our community flourish with the idea, build a better today. The only thing missing is you.

Giving to and through the Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin is an easy way to help support the community you love and where you live.

The Foundation is a tax-exempt, public charity that allows people to establish a fund or contribute to an already existing fund that will benefit nonprofit organizations in the area, assuring that your charitable dollars are making an impact in the areas of greatest community need.

Donors who work with the Foundation find that we add value through our flexibility, expertise about the community, professional staff and vast administrative services.

Another thing to consider:

Employer Matching Gifts. Many companies have programs to match their employees gifts to charitable institutions. Some companies will match the gifts of employee spouses and retired employees as well. Ask your human resources or benefits office at your workplace for more information.

Below is a list of companies that currently have matching programs:

Abbott LabsMacArthur Foundation
AIG (Travel Guard)Nationwide Insurance
Alliant EnergyNeenah Paper Inc.
Ameriprise Financial Nuveen Investments
AXA FinancialNorthwestern Mutual
BMO Harris BankPfizer Inc.
Delta DentalSentry Insurance
Figi'sT. Rowe Price
First Weber GroupWal-Mart
Gannett FoundationWisconsin Public Service
GE Foundation
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