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Wesley Foundation Fund

To provide investment management of assets of the agency and to allow withdrawal at specified times of all or part of the Fund Balance in accordance with this agreement.

Wild Rose Patterson Memorial Library Fund

To benefit and enhance the Patterson Memorial Library and its mission to serve the Wild Rose area.

William Cherek Charitable Fund

To meet the charitable giving wishes of William Cherek.

William Cherek Scholarship Fund

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Rosholt High School who: plans to pursue an accounting degree and is a member of St. Ladislaus Catholic Church, OR, plans to pursue an accounting degree and is not a member of St. Ladislaus Catholic Church, OR, is a member of St. Ladislaus Catholic Church and pursuing any field of study.

William G. Schierl & Sarena L. Melotte Charitable Giving Fund

To broaden human experience and understanding through environmental design, travel, health enhancement initiatives, creativity and the arts. The fund provides support for the following:

  • Development and advancement of Art, Culture, Creativity & Entrepreneurship
  • Architecture, Historical Preservation/Restoration and Public Landscapes/Gardens
  • Personal & Public Health Enhancement
  • Non-tuition based Scholarships to Enrich and Expand Life Experiences and Skills mainly through Travel and the Arts
  • Operational Support for Organizations closely aligned with the Mission of the Community Foundation of Portage County.

Win & Nora Jensen Scholarship Fund

With a desire to give back to the people who helped to make their dental practice a success, the late Nora and Dr. Win Jensen established the Win and Nora Jensen Scholarship Fund. In addition to the family’s involvement in Win’s dental practice, steadfast faith in their church was a guiding influence in their daily lives. This scholarship is open to a Portage County resident who is attending a church affiliated and supported school of higher education. Four years is the maximum number of years for eligibility of this scholarship.

Wisconsin Land Information Association Foundation Fund

To support the mission of the Wisconsin Land Information Association (WLIA) Foundation. The mission of the WLIA Foundation, Inc. is to provide educational opportunities, materials, and scholarships that further promote the development and use of integrated land information systems.

Wisconsin League of Musky Anglers Fund

Distributions from the fund will support activities of the League and for fish stocking and/or habitat maintenance of muskellunge on the Wisconsin River.

Wisconsin Woodland Owners Association Fund

To support the ongoing operations and activities of the Wisconsin Woodland Owners Association.

Wisconsin/Nicaragua Partners of the Americas Fund

To support the activities and administration of Wisconsin/Nicaragua Partners of the Americas, Inc.

WR-Elizabeth C. Davies Scholarship Fund

To offer scholarships to graduates of Wild Rose High School (post secondary) who are enrolled in a trade school, technical college or four-year college or university.

WR-Jerry Apps Scholarship Fund

Award a scholarship to a graduating senior from Wild Rose High School who has made positive contributions to publishing endeavors to include, but not limited to yearbook, school newspaper, student publications, and/or independent publications.

WR-John R. Jones Scholarship Fund

To award a scholarship to a Wild Rose High School graduate continuing their education in an agricultural-related field.

WR-Lois & Margaret Walters Scholarship

An annual scholarship will be given to a graduate of Wild Rose High School who is currently enrolled in a college, university, or trade school.

WR-Martha Jones Scholarship Fund

To award scholarships of up to graduating seniors of Wild Rose High School. Scholarships will be paid proportionally up to four years.

WR-Mary Humphrey Scholarship Fund

Provide scholarships to graduating seniors, or graduates of Wild Rose High School who are attending a post-secondary learning institution.

WR-Murty Trust Scholarship Fund

To award scholarships to graduating seniors, and graduates of Wild Rose High School. To be eligible, graduates must have attended Wild Rose High School for at least their junior and senior years.

WWI Veteran’s Memorial Fund

Distributions from the fund will be used to maintain the World War I monument located in Veterans Park in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. The term maintain is further defined in Addendum D.