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Inside MCF

Taking Steps in the Right Direction

(August 2017)

The tragic events in Charlottesville remind us of the important work we must continue to do in our own community.

Madison Community Foundation Year of Giving Presents: Beyond the Bubbler

(August 2017)

Madison Community Foundation is Moving Downtown

(August 2017)

On October 1, MCF is moving to the heart of the city. 

Columbus Area Endowment Awards 2017 Grants

 (August 2017)

The Philanthropy Committee of Columbus Area Endowment has awarded seven grants in its 2017 cycle.

Madison Community Foundation Year of Giving Presents: Capitol Century

 (July 2017)

MCF's third grant celebrating its 75th Anniversary celebrates the state Capitol's 100th anniversary with gifts to Concerts on the Square, Madison Children's Museum and Overture Center for the Arts.

Madison Community Foundation Year of Giving Presents: Back to the Beach

 (June 2017)

MCF's second grant celebrating its 75th Anniversary supports a project with Clean Lakes Alliance to reimagine our beaches.

Madison Community Foundation Year of Giving Presents: Evolution Madison

 (May 2017)

MCF's first grant celebrating its 75th Anniversary funds a study that could bring the Nolen Waterfront plan to the shores of Lake Monona.

MCF Encourages Support of Statewide Donor Tax Credit

 (Mar. 2017)

Madison Community Foundation endorses Endow Wisconsin Tax Credit Initiative.

Local Nonprofit Leader Joins Madison Community Foundation

 (Mar. 2017)

Madison Community Foundation is pleased to welcome David Koehler as its new Vice President of Donor Engagement.

 

In the Media

Madison Community Foundation announces "Beyond the Bubbler" 75th Anniversary Grant

(WISCTV Live at 4, August 17, 2017)

Vera Court Neighborhood Center receives $50,000 grant

 (Northside News, June/July 2017)

State Journal editorial: Think big about Madison's waterfront

Wisconsin State Journal, May 16, 2017

Group's lofty hopes for John Nolen Drive park take first steps

Wisconsin State Journal, May 16, 2017

The long game: Madison Community Foundation celebrates 75 years by seeding projects for the future

Isthmus, May 16, 2017

MCF Announces First of 12 Grants to Celebrate 75th Anniversary

Madison365, May 16, 2017 

Madison Community Foundation Celebrates 75 Years

WISC-TV3 Live at Four, May 16, 2017

The City That Philanthropy Built

Madison Magazine, Feb. 2017

The Roots that Keep Us Strong: MCF Celebrates 75 Years

Madison Essentials, Feb. 2017

American Girl's Fund for Children helps bring Jazz into Madison schools

WISC-TV3 "Live at Four,"  12/21/16

Madison Community Foundation wraps up 2016 with $640K to nonprofits

Madison.com, 11/15/16

$100K to help women get educated, find jobs

Channel3000.com, 10/31/16

Money talks above the lip service often payed to making sure all women and girls thrive."

- Neil Heinen, Editorial Director, WISC-TV3

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