who we are

Community Foundation of Chippewa County

We are a tax-exempt regional, publicly supported nonprofit organization that is committed to : 

  • Actively seeking and prudently managing assets created by charitable gifts for permanent endowment and other charitable purposes.
  • Making appropriate and relevant grants, both restricted and unrestricted, to qualified organizations.
  • Providing investment management services, collaborative leadership support and other assistance to organizations in the greater Chippewa County area.

What is a Community Foundation?

serving chippewa county

DOg in Play
Bloomer • Boyd • Cadott • Chippewa Falls • Cornell • Holcombe • Jim Falls • Lafayette • Lake Hallie • New Auburn • Stanley • Tilden
our mission

To enable donors to achieve their philanthropic goals, to meet changing community needs, thereby benefiting the communities, people, and other nonprofit organizations of Chippewa County.

Actively seeking and prudently managing assets created by charitable gifts for permanent endowment and other charitable purposes.

Making appropriate and relevant grants, both restricted and unrestricted, to qualified organizations.

Providing investment management services, collaborative leadership support and other assistance to organizations in the greater Chippewa County area.

our vision

The Community Foundation of Chippewa County will be recognized as a trusted leader by encouraging philanthropy, delivering the highest quality donor services and being a collaborative partner and leader in addressing important issues that will strengthen Chippewa County now and well into the future. We will accomplish this by listening and staying connected to donors, maintaining trust and credibility, and remaining flexible in our approach.
ACCOUNTABILITY
The Community Foundation of Chippewa County is accountable to the communities we serve and is pleased to make available its governing documents, conflict of interest policies, confidentiality policy (donor privacy) and the most recent copies of our audited financial statements and IRS Form 990s.
To view these during business hours, please contact the Foundation office.

GEOGRAPHIC AFFILIATE

The Rusk County Community Foundation is a geographic affiliate of the Community Foundation of Chippewa County. Click here to see full website.

Contact the foundation

operating in compliance with the national standards for U.S. Community Foundations

Community Foundation of Chippewa County
404 ½ N Bridge Street | PO Box 153
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729

715.723.8125

email info@yourlegacyforever.org

Jill Herriges | Executive Director
Email jill@yourlegacyforever.org

Christine Dusick | Fund Accounting Manager
Email chris@yourlegacyforever.org

Jill Herriges | Executive Director
Email jill@yourlegacyforever.org

Christine Dusick |  Fund Accounting Manager
Email chris@yourlegacyforever.org

operating in compliance with the national standards for U.S. Community Foundations