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It’s the Giving Season

It’s the Giving Season! Written by Melissa Baxter, WCCF President Giving opportunities surround us all year long, and in the next few months there is a special focus on giving – to family and friends around the holidays – and also to the nonprofit organizations making such a difference in

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25th Anniversary Plans Unveiled

Waukesha County Community Foundation Reveals 25th Anniversary Plans: A year-long celebration planned for 2024 The Waukesha County Community Foundation announced plans to celebrate 25 years of serving Waukesha County at their Annual Giving Forward Breakfast on Wednesday, October 25. “We are grateful for the vision, planning, and generosity of the

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Paths to Funding Scholarships

Paths to Funding Scholarships: Determining Donor Intent to Maximize Impact By Bridget Posta, Scholarship Administrator Questions? Email Bridget at scholarships@waukeshafoundation.org Donors interested in funding postsecondary education for students in their community may benefit from looking to a community foundation. Waukesha County Community Foundation (WCCF) offers a variety of options for

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How do Housing Affordability Challenges Impact Our Community?

Building Blocks: Addressing Waukesha County’s Housing Affordability Challenges Click here to read the full report Report Published July 2023 Introduction Waukesha County’s affordable housing challenges have reached new heights due to economic trends stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic, demanding consideration of strategies to reduce the cost of renting, buying, and

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