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Giving Back to Our Community: A.R.T.S. Night and Toast to the Arts

We are fortunate to live here where people care, whether it’s helping women and children in need, or valuing performances and artistic expressions -- all play a vital role in connecting our community. The Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin works with these many different aspects of our community life, with member funds such as the Women’s Fund and the Arts and Culture Mission Fund.

Joan North, President of the Women’s Fund, says: “I have a deep commitment to the quality of life for women and children.As a woman, I can relate – this organization focuses on helping women and children in need. We have one of the most generous communities I have ever lived in.”

One way the Women’s Fund raises money to provide grants to area non-profits that help women and children is their annual A.R.T.S. Night.This year’s event, A Reason to Shop, Share and Socialize, will be held Tuesday, October 7, 2014, from 5-9 p.m. at the Stevens Point Holiday Inn at 1001 Amber Avenue.Event attendees will have t…

Debbie Callahan Arts Fund

The Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin welcomes the Debbie Callahan Arts Fund to its family of funds.

“The fund is named after Milwaukee artist Debbie Callahan and will offer an annual scholarship to a student attending an arts school or to a student pursuing an arts major.” said Terry Rothmann, Executive Director.
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Steffen Family Scholarship Fund

The Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin welcomes the Steffen Family Scholarship Fund to its family of funds.

“The fund will award an annual scholarship to a graduating senior of Wild Rose High School, or a person who has graduated within 2 years of making application for this scholarship. Applicant must plan to attend a 2 or 4 year college or technical school for police or fire service, or library science” said Terry Rothmann, Executive Director.
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Bennett C. Katz Scholarship Fund

The Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin welcomes the Bennett C. Katz Scholarship Fund to its family of funds.

“The Katz Family Memorial Fund was recently renamed to honor the late Ben Katz.The fund will offer an annual scholarship to a graduating SPASH senior with financial need who plans to attend UWSP.” said Terry Rothmann, Executive Director.
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