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And MCF in the News

Bob Sorge interview with Carol Koby: How Madison Community Foundation shapes our community
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Dane County Board Congratulates Public Libraries on Beyond the Page Endowment Fund

Madison splash parks funded by MCF open for business

Simpson Street Free Press students attend MCF Annual Dinner

Dane County announces new parks endowment

Five libraries in Dane County get seed exchange

From Dogs to Disc
Golfers, everyone
benefits From our parks

Garden-based education to grow as Madison School district gets grant

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A Campaign to Transform Dane County Libraries

Support the extraordinary programming going on at your local library


Inspiring Philanthropy:
MCF Annual Dinner
Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Our Community's Loss

Congratulations to Community Shares of Wisconsin

River Food Pantry

Madison Community Foundation funds baker training, other programs to fight poverty

Amy Overby Accepts Lifetime Achievement Award

Sun Prairie Emergency Food Pantry says 'thanks'

Happy 10th Anniversary to The Great Performance Fund Endowment
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Reindahl and Elver splash parks open in Madison, funded in part by MCF

Neil Heinen

Neil Heinen: Madison Community Foundation is bringing Madison together

Neil Heinen Interview

Neil Heinen talks with officials and friends of Dane County Parks about funding the park system for the future, including growing the endowment held at Madison Community Foundation.

Madison Community Foundation hits homer on Twitter IPO

MCF helps Madison's neighborhood centers to narrow the achievement gap every day

Fitchburg Public Library receives $27,500 grant to develop specialty collection

MCF funds Wolf Run Trail: Plans move forward for expanding Dane County's recreational trail in Mazomanie and DeForest

Dane County to launch parks endowment fund, dedicate E-Way to Lewis family

Splash Pad Opens in Fitchburg

Can You Dig It? Outdoor Classroom Becomes a Reality


Mission: Madison Community Foundation uses its local knowledge and assets to inspire giving, support meaningful initiatives, and connect people for the common good.


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