Community Foundation’s $26.8 million in grants sets new record

Published Tuesday, October 31, 2017
It has been a generous time for charitable giving in the area, with the Community Foundation for Fox Valley Region reporting it awarded a record $26.8 million in grants to charitable organizations in the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2017. The grants – which come from 1,490 permanent endowments and other charitable funds the Community Foundation more»

Come Celebrate 25 Years of The Building for Kids

Published Monday, October 30, 2017
The Building for Kids (BFK) invites the community to come help them celebrate 25 years with exhibit unveilings, music and a birthday party like no other. The 25th Birthday Celebration, supported by Thrivent Financial and Habush, Habush & Rottier S.C., will be November 4 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and a chance for adults to play on the exhibits, check out more»

New $1 million initiative to support tech startups

Published Monday, October 30, 2017
The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) and Invest in Wisconsin today announced a new $1 million initiative that will provide capital, technical assistance and training to startup and early-stage technology-focused businesses statewide WEDC has awarded a $500,000 matching grant to three members of Invest in Wisconsin to launch the program, more»

Bank First National Corporation announces completion of merger with Waupaca Bancorporation, Inc.

Published Monday, October 30, 2017
Bank First National Corporation (BFNC), the holding company for Bank First, is pleased to announce the completion of its merger with Waupaca Bancorporation, Inc., the holding company for First National Bank, effective October 27, 2017. The systems conversion took place over the weekend of October 27–29, 2017, and the Waupaca, Weyauwega, Clintonville, more»

Fox Cities Chamber to Host Lunch ‘n Learn on Innovation and Community in November

Published Friday, October 27, 2017
The Fox Cities Chamber will host a lunch ‘n learn event with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation on Wednesday, November 8 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Liberty Hall in Kimberly. The special event will help attendees understand the important role the business community plays in creating an environment where innovation can thrive. The more»

21st Annual WPS Garden of Lights at Green Bay Botanical Garden

Published Thursday, October 26, 2017
Be encompassed by more than 250,000 twinkling lights as you experience the magic of WPS Garden of Lights, Green Bay Botanical Garden’s largest fundraiser of the year, and create extraordinary holiday memories with your family and friends. Additional event features include: a model train exhibit set up by G-Gagers, food and beverages, holiday gifts in more»

Join us for VolunteerFEST on November 28!

Published Thursday, October 26, 2017
Are you looking for a way to give back to your community, but you just don’t know where to start? Start here! Come enjoy refreshments in a relaxed setting while chatting with representatives from over 50 local nonprofits. The event is free, but please register for tickets: We will have a 50/50 raffle, free more»


Published Thursday, October 26, 2017
Schroeder Moving Systems, Inc., Appleton, Wisconsin, an agent of United Van Lines, has been honored by America’s Number One Mover for exceptional professional achievement. The announcement of the recognition was conferred as part of the van line’s annual awards program. Schroeder Moving Systems, Inc. received the following United more»

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