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The Fort Atkinson Community Foundation is pleased to announce that Jim Schulenburg has been appointed to serve a five-year term on the organization’s Board of Directors.  He was nominated by the Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce and will be
The Fort Atkinson Community Foundation has a variety of scholarships opportunities now available to help local undergraduate and graduate students for the 2022-23 schoolyear. Brief descriptions of thirteen scholarships are provided below. Each scholarship has its own criteria, so students
Four scholarship programs at the Fort Atkinson Community Foundation, open only to vocational or technical college students, are now accepting applications for the upcoming 2022-23 academic year. The application deadline is 10 p.m. on April 1, 2022. Three of the
Fort Healthcare and the Fort Atkinson Community Foundation are pleased to announce the opening of the Community Wellness Walking Path at Jansen’s Banquet Hall, 1245 Whitewater Avenue in Fort Atkinson.  This collaboration with Jansen’s will be staffed by volunteers and
The Fort Atkinson Community Foundation is now accepting online applications for 41 different scholarships available to Fort Atkinson students.  Eleven of the scholarships that are available to high school graduating seniors, without regard to field of study, are briefly described
The Fort Atkinson Community Foundation is now accepting online applications for 41 different scholarships available to Fort Atkinson students. Thirteen of these scholarships – those restricted by field of study and available to Fort Atkinson High School graduating seniors -
The Fort Atkinson Community Foundation is pleased to announce that 2021 Classroom Teacher Wish grants, totaling $5,000, were recently awarded to 12 teachers in the School District of Fort Atkinson. At the start of this school year, public school teachers
Fort Scholarships, the online scholarship application website sponsored by  the Fort Atkinson Community Foundation, is now open and accepting applications for the 2022 scholarship season. Local students will find Fort Scholarships to be a very convenient one-stop shop where they
Attorney Jim Vance helped make our Community Foundation what it is today. Please take a moment and read this memorial tribute by Chris Spangler to learn more about this unique man who never stopped working on behalf of our community.
The Fort Atkinson Community Foundation is pleased to announce that Rudy Bushcott, Michael Clish, and Chris Spangler are the 2021 recipients of the Foundation’s Making Fort Special award.  The three recipients will be honored at a special awards reception at