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Community Foundation Seeks New Executive Director

Notice of Job Opening
Executive Director – Stevens Point, WI

The Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin is a leading voice and catalyst for connecting donors, nonprofit organizations, professional advisors, community leaders and other partners to inspire charitable giving and improve the quality of life in our communities.  We are a tax-exempt, public charity managing over 250 funds.
We are seeking a part-time Executive Director to provide professional leadership and direction to the Foundation by assisting the Officers and Directors in maintaining an effective and viable organization.  The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and is responsible for the administration of Board policies and plans for the day to day operation of the Foundation.
Specific responsibilities include: ·Public relations and Foundation development, grants and program management ·Board and committee support ·Fiscal and staff operations management
A Bachelor’s Degree majoring in business, marketing, c…

Scholarships Available For Area Students

The Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin is accepting scholarship applications from area students who will be furthering their post-secondary education next fall.   The Community Foundation currently has over 178 scholarship funds to support educational endeavors.  Each scholarship follows a set of criteria established by the fund representative.  Scholarships are available for students who excel academically, artistically, athletically and simply who have a desire to further their education.  As each fund is different, the Foundation encourages applications from all interested students.  Funds are available to support graduates from all area high schools as well as college students furthering their education.
The Community Foundation annually distributes approximately $170,000 through its family of scholarship funds.  Scholarship awards are announced each June.  An application is required.  The deadline for all 2016 scholarship applications is March 1, 2016.

Scholarship applic…