Women’s Giving Circle Spring Gathering

May 7, 2018

Social Hour: 5:00 to 6:00 pm

Dinner and program to follow
Eau Claire Golf and Country Club

Click here to register for the Spring Gathering
($20 for WGC members, $15 for guests)


Come join members of the Women’s Giving Circle for their annual Spring Gathering! This year’s Gathering will take place on May 7, 2018, starting at 5:00 pm at the Eau Claire Golf and Country Club (828 Club View Lane, Altoona, WI.) There will be a social hour from 5:00 to 6:00 pm, with dinner and grantee presentations to follow.

The Spring Gathering offers a great opportunity to meet members of the Women’s Giving Circle, learn more about their mission, and hear from the organizations that have benefited from their contributions.

In 2017, the Women’s Giving Circle awarded the following grants for use in 2018:

APPLE Pregnancy Care Center: Earn While You Learn, $5000   

Boys and Girls Clubs of the Greater Chippewa Valley: Adaptive Learning, $6000

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of La Crosse, Sojourner House: Bras for Homeless Women, $5000

Chippewa Valley Museum: Classes and Activities for Preschoolers, $5000

Feed My People Food Bank: Bridging the Summer Gap, $6000

Girls on the Run of the Chippewa Valley: GOTR Program Expansion, $4000

School District of Altoona: Altoona K-3 STEM Coding and Robotics Curriculum Based Program, $5966

Trinity Lutheran Church: Soles for Special Souls, $4500                                                           

Total Grants Recommended for Distribution - $41,466

Guests at the Spring Gathering will hear presentations from all of these organizations and learn about ways to get involved with the Women's Giving Circle. They’ll also enjoy a plated meal and treats.

The Spring Gathering isn’t just for current Women’s Giving Circle members; anyone interested is welcome to attend.

Tickets are $20 for current Women’s Giving Circle members and $15 for guests. The registration deadline is April 24.

You can register online by clicking the link at the top of this page. If you have questions or would prefer to register offline, please write to info@eccommunityfoundation.org or call the Eau Claire Community Foundation at (715) 552-3801. People with access needs can be accommodated; please inform the ECCF of any needs you may have when you RSVP.