Tag Archives: Philanthropy


Two dozen small downtown businesses La Crosse County have received grants from a business consortium that is providing aid in the wake of COVID-19 challenges. Couleecap Inc., Downtown Mainstreet Inc., La Crosse County, the La Crosse Area Development Corporation, and North La Crosse Business Association partnered to create the Launch La Crosse Small Business Recovery…

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Character Program Advocates Seek $600,000 for Leadership Initiative in Schools

Advocates of a character-building curriculum for Coulee Region high schools made superintendents an offer they couldn’t refuse — so they didn’t, although they balked at one element. That’s the introduction Festival Foods board chairman Dave Skogen gave to more than 50 business and community leaders and educators during a presentation Wednesday about a leadership curriculum…

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Holmen Area Community Center Benefit a Success

The Holmen Area Community Center benefit was very successful thanks to many individuals. We are that much closer to have the necessary funds to build our building and then start programing. One cannot offer programs without a place to offer them. Thanks to Kristina Schoh, Coulee Region Gospel Choir, Winona HIMS, Holmen Lutheran Church Bell…

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