Community Foundation Week

November 12 – 18, 2017 The Eau Claire Community Foundation joins more than 700 community foundations across America in celebrating Community Foundation Week. For more than 25 years, the effort has raised awareness about the increasingly important role of these philanthropic organizations in fostering local collaboration and innovation to address persistent civic and economic challenges.   “Community foundations impact lives, solve problems, and improve futures,” said ECCF Executive Director Sue Bornick. “As many residents grapple with limited resources and a growing need for services, we are more determined than ever…

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Grant Training Session

Nov. 15, 2017 12:00-1:00 pm Eau Claire Community Foundation Office 306 S. Barstow St. Suite 104, Eau Claire, WI This training session will provide information about the Eau Claire Community Foundation and Women's Giving Circle grant cycles as well as tips for writing effective grant proposals. It's free and open to anyone interested. You can visit the Apply for a Grant page on this website for more information and copies of all the documents used in the training. If you wish to attend, please RSVP to the ECCF Program Specialist…

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Professional Advisors Annual Event

October 19, 2017 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Eau Claire Golf and Country Club 828 Club View Lane, Altoona, WI   Professional advisors are invited to attend the Eau Claire Community Foundation’s 12th Annual Professional Advisor Event. CliftonLarsonAllen will be presenting.  CE Credits will be available at this FREE event. If you would like to attend, contact the Eau Claire Community Foundation by emailing office@eccommunityfoundation.org or calling (715) 552-3801. Please provide your name, organization, and email address. All RSVPs must be received by October 16. THANK YOU TO OUR EVENT SPONSORS:  …

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White Cane Day

White Cane Day: Celebrate Life with Visual Impairment/Blindness! October 14, 2017 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Hall 1120 Cedar Street, Eau Claire, WI 54701 The Access Eau Claire Fund of the Eau Claire Community Foundation is proud to sponsor the upcoming White Cane Day Event, which features exhibits, games, snacks, information and hands-on experiences. Come learn about: library services, canes, guide dogs and travel apps, recreational opportunities, braille, and low and high tech solutions for everyday tasks. Network with others living with visual impairment or blindness. The event…

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