Community & Collaborations

Alone we can do so little; Together we can do so much.

Recent Updates

Fond du Lac striving to become a hub in women’s leadership.

When you think of women’s leadership in the state, where does your big, beautiful brain take you? Perhaps you think of one of the major cities in our state – Madison, Milwaukee, Green Bay… or a great company making waves in this area? Here – in Fond du Lac – we see a giant opportunity […]

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Leadercast Women coming to Fond du Lac

Register Now! Friday, Oct 12, 2018 7:00 AM – 2:45 PM | Holiday Inn Fond Du Lac Cost: $100 per person (includes light breakfast & lunch) Get your tickets The Fond du Lac Area Women’s Fund is thrilled to bring women AND men together to celebrate women in leadership throughout our community and beyond. We’re hosting a live […]

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Power of the Potluck – a community soulraiser

There’s a certain kind of magic that happens when a community gathers together. There is power in a potluck. When: Tuesday, Sept 18, from 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM Where: Fond du Lac Public Libary FREE + OPEN TO PUBLIC Join us for this soul-raising follow-up to our 14th annual Power of the Purse luncheon. We’ll be joined […]

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Meet us at the Market!

We’ll be at the Downtown Fond du Lac Farmers Market this summer – mark your calendars and meet us at the market one Saturday each month. We’ll have different themes/topics each month, so if you’re strolling through the Farmer’s Market on any of the following Saturdays this summer, make sure you stop by for casual, mini-education sessions […]

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Girls On The Run Fond du Lac Signature Program

Fond du Lac Area Women’s Fund has selected Girls on the Run Fond du Lac as a signature program for the next five years.  This program not only aligns with the collaborative Fond du Lac Says No More: Preventing Violence against Women & Children initiative strategy, but the program curriculum, working with girls in grades […]

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2018 Commitment to Kids Award

From Left to Right: Linda Selk-Yerges, Alyson Zierdt, Audra Hoffmann, Ann Freund, Dr. Alan Patterson On Thursday, April 26, the Fond du Lac Area Women’s Fund was awarded the Commitment to Kids Award. The Celebrate Great Futures annual awards night was presented by the Boys & Girls Club of Fond du Lac to recognize the Boys […]

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Fond du Lac Area Women’s Fund receives collaboration award

On February 20, 2018, The Fond du Lac Area Women’s Fund was awarded the Eden-Schneider award from Envision Greater Fond du Lac. This award recognizes an organization’s collaborative spirit to have a positive impact on employees, their industry or the community. The Eden-Schneider award was founded in recognition of former board chairs Tom Schneider and […]

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Fond du Lac Area Women’s Fund Awards 2017 Grants

Pillar & Vine received $7,450 for a new program for children in foster care and the community, “Camp S.K.I.L.L.S. (Supporting Kids in Learning Leadership-based Skills)”. The week-long camp is designed to help children develop social skills and learn how to maintain and manage emotions as they enter adulthood. Read more › St. Vincent de Paul […]

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564 Reasons Why

564. That is the number of local women and girls impacted by programs the Women’s Fund supported through our 2016 annual grant fund. But to us, they are real people – and the grants you can help fund provide these women & girls with things many of us take for granted every day – things like obtaining a college education, […]

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Women’s Fund receives domestic violence award

At the 2017 Light Up the Night, a public event put on by Agnesian Domestic Violence Services, the Fond du Lac Area Women’s Fund was honored to receive the “Those Who Care” award for our passion, dedication and energy in bringing awareness to domestic violence in our Fond du Lac community. The announcement of a three-year […]

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