Building Better Tomorrows

“Without your support, we literally would not be able to put the wheels in motion.”
— Sarah Horwath, Rockwell School librarian, thanking the Foundation for helping fund ‘Books on Bikes’ – an innovative project to keep books and students connected during the summer months.

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Fort Atkinson Community Foundation


The mission of the Fort Atkinson Community Foundation is to receive donations for educational, cultural, charitable, or benevolent purposes and use them to benefit our residents and enhance the quality of life in the Fort Atkinson area.

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If you think your organization and project would qualify, please contact administrator Sue Hartwick at (920) 563-3210 or via email at, in order to request an application.

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Latest News

Foundation extends deadline for voc tech scholarship applications
New this year, the Fort Atkinson Community Foundation has extended its application deadline to April 1st for four of its vocational/technical school scholarship programs. Three of the scholarships are open to graduating seniors at Fort Atkinson High School, or former graduates in some cases, who plan to enroll in a
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Community Grants application deadline coming up on March 15th
Organizations interested in submitting a grant application to the Fort Atkinson Community Foundation are reminded of the upcoming March 15th deadline for requests to be considered at the Foundation’s April 2019 Board of Directors meeting. Should this deadline be missed, the next opportunity to submit an application will be by
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Scholarship application deadline approaches
The Fort Atkinson Community Foundation reminds the public that applications for 34 of its 38 competitive scholarship programs for the 2019-20 academic year are due by 10 p.m. on Friday, February 15, 2019. Current graduating seniors at Fort Atkinson High school, former graduates, and residents of Fort Atkinson may all
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College scholarships available to continuing students
The Fort Atkinson Community Foundation offers a number of scholarships for students who are already attending college. Continuing students should visit the Foundation’s website,, and follow the link to the scholarship pages. Here they can search for scholarships based on whether they are currently an undergraduate or graduate student.
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