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an affiliate of St. Croix Valley Foundation

Est. 1999

Volunteer-Driven, Community-Focused.

Serving the people of River Falls, Wisconsin.

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Board of Directors

Melissa Kolb (Chair)

Scot Simpson (Vice Chair)

Michelle Rinehart  (Treasurer)

Cheryl Ross (Secretary)

Nick Jackson (Past Chair)

Judie Babcock

Elaine Baumann

Jamie Benson

Dennis Ireland

Cindy Kleven

John Lisowski

Terry McKay

Chris Myers

Kevin Pechacek

Dan Ross

 MISSION 

The River Falls Community Foundation serves the greater River Falls, Wisconsin area.

We are a community fund that seeks to attract and develop philanthropic assets to enhance the quality of life for individuals and families in the area.

 

We accomplish our mission by:

  • Building a community of donors 

  • Offering simplicity and flexibility in charitable giving 

  • Accumulating, managing and growing endowed funds wisely

  • Directing  income from endowments to fund programs that enhance quality of life

  • Initiating, promoting and supporting further development of our community’s livability

 HISTORY 

The River Falls Community Foundation was formed in 1999 as an affiliate fund of the St. Croix Valley Foundation. Since its inception, it has funded many projects in River Falls and its assets have grown substantially.

 IMPACT 

The River Falls Community Foundation provides funding in the areas of education, human services, civic projects, youth, and environment. The BIG IDEA Grant program offers up to $10,000 for a high impact project.

The 2019 Big Idea Grant

Hudson Public Library for THE BIG FUN LAB. The space will benefit area children, parents, grandparents and caregivers. It will be a gathering space for caregivers and a place for kids to play, move and learn indoors during the coldest months

  

The 2018 Big Idea Grant

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Wisconsin – St. Croix Valley Region 

They received the first Big Idea Grant from RFCF to establish a revenue stream through SPORTING WORLD, while providing used sporting goods equipment to families in need via a store at 707A North Main Street. 

SPORTING WORLD offers reduced pricing on new and used sporting goods for all.

GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

The River Falls Community Foundation offers area non-profits a grant opportunity with an August grant application deadline. In addition, the 'Big Idea Grant Program' is open to qualified non-profit organizations with an end of April grant application deadline. Details and To Apply

516 Second Street, Su. 214

Hudson, WI  54016

715-386-9490

RFCF@SCVFoundation.org

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St. Croix Valley Foundation

516 Second Street (suite 214)

Hudson, WI 54016

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