|Community Giving Fund|
|Donate||Community Giving Fund
The most flexible of La Crosse Community Foundation funds, the Community Giving Fund can respond quickly to changing community needs because its use is unrestricted. Grants from this fund are awarded through a competitive process advised by the Foundation's Board of Directors.
|Special Project/Fiscal Sponsorship Funds|
|Donate||All Abilities Trane Park Fund
To build the region’s first all abilities park specially designed to bring together children, families and loved ones of all ages and ability levels to enjoy the many benefits of outdoor play and recreation.
|Donate||La Crosse Area Emergency Response Fund
The La Crosse Area Emergency Response Fund was created to rapidly deploy resources to charitable organizations at the frontlines of the COVID-19 outbreak in the La Crosse area. The fund was established by La Crosse Community Foundation and Great Rivers United Way and is sustained through the generous gifts of community members and businesses.
|Donate||La Crosse Jazz Orchestra Fund
To promote, preserve and forward the creation of jazz music through live performances available to all in the La Crosse region, primarily through the La Crosse Jazz Orchestra.
|Donate||La Crosse SOUP Fund
La Crosse SOUP's mission is to promote community-based development through crowdfunding, creativity, collaboration, trust and fun. This is accomplished through quarterly micro-granting soup dinners celebrating and supporting creative projects in La Crosse. For a $5 donation, attendees receive soup, bread and a vote for one of four projects presented. The project with the most votes goes home with all of the money raised to carry out the project. La Crosse SOUP operates under fiscal sponsorship from La Crosse Community Foundation.
|Donate||River Clean Up - La Crosse Fund
For 27 years volunteers have been coming together on the Saturday before Mother?s Day to clean up trash in the Mississippi River. Since this effort first began almost 6,000 volunteers have pulled nearly 700,000 pounds of trash from the water. This fund was established to aid in these efforts by providing fiscal sponsorship to the River Clean Up, La Crosse leaders and volunteers. The River Clean Up, La Crosse Fund accepts sponsorships for the annual clean-up work to cover related expenses. The mission of River Clean Up, La Crosse is to aid in the protection, preservation and restoration of the local waterways that surround our community. You can learn more at mississippirivercleanup.com.
|Donate||Safer Coulee Region Fund
The primary purpose of this fund will be to support the initial purchase and first few years of maintenance of body cameras for area law enforcement organizations in La Crosse County.