Mission: The la crosse community foundation and the la crosse community foundation corporation (collectively the "foundation") are exempt organizations organized to enrich the quality of life in the greater la crosse area by attracting charitable gifts, promoting community philanthropy, supporting the programs and activities of economic, educational, social, and cultural exempt organizations, provide leadership by serving as a catalyst in indentifying problems and opportunities and shaping effective responses to them, and by being a community resource for exempt organizations and the community at-large.
Programs: Grant applications reviewed and approved by the board of directors, paid to qualified 501c(3) organizations.
scholarships paid to schools for recipients. Recommendations received by independent scholarship committee and approved by the board of directors.
philanthropic support and follow-up.