Clark County Community Foundation Inc.
301 N Main St PO Box 116 Loyal WI 54446
WI Charitable Org No. 15617-800
A 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organization
Updated February 17, 2020
Name of Fund and Specific Information
Donor Advised Funds (Endowed)
Donors are actively involved in the annual distribution of their gifts from a Donor Advised
(Donors recommend (annually) who receives grants from their gift, as well as the dollar
amount of the grant.)
Agency Funds serve the purpose of a specific charitable (or other tax-exempt) organization.
Interested donors have the opportunity to support a charitable organization by contributing to a
fund already established by that organization.
[Only Grant Applications from the Named Agency are accepted]
Agency Funds (Endowed)
Endowment Funds (Nonprofit / Charitable / Field of Interest)
Endowment Funds provide grants to specific areas of interest based on the criteria established
by the original donor of each fund.
[Nonprofit Endowments - Disbursements are only made to the specific nonprofit organization.
Field of Interest Endowments - Specific grant applications are required]
Fiscal Sponsor or Pass-Through Funds
(specific purpose fund)
Fiscal Sponsor or Pass-Through Funds allow the CCCF to receive donations, grants or other
funding that can then be “passed-through” to the specific entity or eligible organization who
has entered into a Agreement with the Foundation. Acting as the “Fiscal Sponsor” or receiver
of grants / other funds, the Foundation disburses agreed upon amounts to the pass-through
entity / organization for the purposes detailed in the Agreement. These disbursements must
provide charitable services or serve charitable purposes for which the Foundation was
organized and meet the Foundation’s mission.
[Disbursements are only made for the benefit of the specific Pass-Through Entity]
CCCF Grants are awarded at the discretion of the Board of Directors based on qualified applications
received and the Foundation’s knowledge of the most current and pressing needs in Clark County
[Grant Applications accepted from October 1st to November 15th each year]
Clark County Community Fund
Arts / Cultural / Historic
Citizens / Communities
Education (not scholarships)
Youth / Senior Citizens
Field of Interest Grants are awarded at the discretion of the Board of Directors based on
qualified applications received and the Foundation’s knowledge of the current needs of Clark
[Grant Applications accepted from October 1st to November 15th each year.]
Field of Interest Funds (Not Endowed)
Designated Funds (Endowed)
Donors will designate the specific charitable organizations or agencies to receive distributions
from their gift.
[No Grant Applications are accepted for these Funds]
Stepping Stone Funds
A Stepping Stone Fund is one that is in the process of attaining endowment level status of
$10,000 or more. No distributions are made from Stepping Stone Funds.
[No grant applications are accepted for these Funds]
(Endowment in process)
Copyright 2013-2020 Clark County Community Foundation Inc. - All Rights Reserved
Community organizations and other non-profits that serve and support Clark County Wisconsin are invited to submit Grant Applications for
the various Funds listed on this page. Any qualified organization may apply for funding from the Unrestricted Funds.
Restricted Funds provide grants to specific organizations or for specific purposes. Please read applicable grant applications carefully to see if
you qualify for funding. Call the Foundation at 715.937.6167 with any questions regarding grant applications.
The Giving Circle has been created to provide like-minded people and organizations the
opportunity to pool donations and democratically select grant recipients that make positive
changes in Clark County.
Each Giving Circle year begins October 1 and ends on September 30 of the following year.
Annually, current cycle Donors gather at the Giving Circle Annual Meeting to vote for current
year Giving Circle grant recipients.