October 15, 2011

Many great non-profits througout the Fox Valley are eligible for grants and endowments based on your votes don't forget to vote daily for your favorite.

Vote starting Sunday at:

These 157 nonprofit organizations, grouped into
categories based on annual expenses, are eligible

The nonprofits that will be on the voting ballot are active organizations as described and recognized under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service Code, provide programs that benefit residents in our service region, file an IRS Form 990, and have received at least one grant from our unrestricted grant programs (e.g., Capacity Building, Project, Opportunity, Sponsorship Grants, etc.) from 1986 through June 30, 2011. Churches, schools and government-related entities are excluded.  Foundations administered within the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region are not eligible.    How It Works 

GROUP 1 ($0-$50,000)
African Heritage Inc.
Appleton A Better Chance
Appleton MacDowell Male Chorus
Arbor View Gardens Inc.
B.A.B.E.S. of New London
Calumet County Community Theatre Co.
Casa Hispana
Chaminade  Chorus
Cutting Edge Health Team Inc.
Fox Cities Greenways
Fox-Wisconsin Heritage Parkway
Friends of the Chilton Area Performing Arts
Friends of Ledge View Nature Center
Friends of Thousand Island Environmental Center
Friends of Mosquito Hill
IndUs of Fox Valley
Kaukauna Community Players
Knitting Hearts Together
Loaves & Fishes of the Fox Valley
Makaroff Youth Ballet
Marion Area Ministerial Association
     House of Hope
Neenah Historical Society
New London Heritage Historical Society, Inc.
Outer Limits Youth Outreach
Plamann Center Inc.
Positive Voice
Shawano County Literacy Council
Toward Community: Unity in Diversity
Waupaca County Natural Resources
Waupaca County Opportunities, Inc.
Waupaca Historical Society
Weyauwega Arts Organization
GROUP 2 ($50,001-$200,000)
Appleton Boychoir
Attic Theatre
B.A.B.E.S Respite & Counseling Services
Brilliant Stars
Brillion Nature Study Center Association
Community Family Resource Centers
Fox Cities Book Festival
Fox Valley Literacy Coalition
Fox Valley Sibling Support Network
Fox Valley Warming Shelter
Fox Wolf Watershed Alliance
Friends of Hearthstone
Friends of High Cliff State Park
Friends of the Fox
Friendship Place
Glacierland Resource Conservation
     and Development
Hmong National Development
Little Chute Windmill
Neenah-Menasha Emergency Society
Northeast Wisconsin Land Trust
Orphan Animal Rescue & Sanctuary
Pioneer Village
Shawano County Arts Council
Shawano County Economic Progress
UW Health Fox Valley Family Medicine
     Residency Clinic
Valley Academy for the Arts
Waupaca Pregnancy Information Center
White Heron Chorale
WI Choral Directors Association
Wild Space Dance Company
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Foundation
With Wings and a Halo-R.E.A.C.H. a Child!
Wolf River Habitat for Humanity

GROUP 3 ($200,001-$600,000)
Arc Fox Cities
Asset Builders of America
Bergstrom-Mahler Museum
Best Friends of Neenah-Menasha
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Fox Valley Region
Gordon Bubolz Nature Preserve
CHAPS Academy
Child Care Resource and Referral
Community Child Care Center
Community Clothes Closet
Fox Cities Chamber Foundation
Fox Cities Rotary Multicultural Center
Future Neenah
Gardens of the Fox Cities
Heckrodt Wetland Reserve
History Museum at the Castle 
Hmong-American Partnership, Fox Valley
Humane Society of Waupaca County
NAMI Fox Valley
Opera for the Young
Paper Discovery Center
Prevent Blindness Wisconsin
Rebuilding Together-Fox Valley
Rehabilitation House
Safe Haven Domestic Abuse Shelter
Samaritan Counseling Center of the Fox Valley
Sexual Assault Crisis Center
Tri-County Community Dental Clinic
Trout Museum of Art
     (formerly Appleton Art Center)
USA Youth
Volunteer Center of East Central Wisconsin
Wisconsin Interfaith Needs Response (WINR)
Youth Go

GROUP 4 ($600,001-$5 million)
American Players Theatre
Bay-Lakes Council Boy Scouts of America
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Fox Valley
Boys' and Girls' Brigade
Building for Kids Children's Museum
Cerebral Palsy of Mideast Wisconsin
Christine Ann Domestic Abuse Services
Easter Seals Wisconsin
Emergency Shelter of the Fox Valley
Fox Cities Community Health Center
Fox Valley Humane Association
Fox Valley Symphony Orchestra Association
Greater Fox Cities Area Habitat for Humanity
Harbor House Domestic Abuse Program
Housing Partnership of the Fox Cities
Junior Achievement of WI-Fox Cities
Project Bridges Daycare Center
Reach Counseling
Special Olympics of WI-Fox Valley Region
St. Elizabeth Hospital Foundation
St. Joseph Food Program
STEP Industries
VSA Wisconsin
WI Council on Children & Families
WI FACETS (WI Family Assistance Center for
      Education, Training and Support)
Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance

GROUP 5 ($5 million+)
AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin
American Lung Association of Wisconsin
American Red Cross (East Central Wisconsin)
CAP Services
Children's Hospital and Health System Foundation
Clarity Care
COA Youth & Family Centers
Community Blood Center
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA)
Family Services of Northeast Wisconsin
Boys Town
Feeding America (formerly America's
     Second Harvest of Wisconsin)
First Book (Fox Valley)
Fox Cities Performing Arts Center
Fox Valleyaires
Friends of Wisconsin Public Television
Girl Scouts of the Northwestern Great Lakes
Goodwill Industries of North Central Wisconsin
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin and
     Upper Michigan
Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin-Fox Valley
Rawhide Boys Ranch
Riverside Medical Center
St. Paul Elder Services
United Way Fox Cities
Valley Packaging Industries
YMCA of the Fox Cities