The Women’s Giving Circle of the Eau Claire Community Foundation (ECCF) will make the official presentation on Dec. 6 of grants totaling $41,466 to eight local organizations. The amount is a new high for the Giving Circle, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. The grants were awarded to groups that will use them […]
A discussion of how Alzheimer’s Disease is increasingly affecting communities is scheduled for 5 to 7 p.m. today (Sept. 25) in the Capernaum Room at Grace Lutheran Communities, 206 N. Willson Dr. in Altoona. Lisa Wells, dementia care specialist at the Eau Claire County Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC), will be the featured speaker. […]
By Judy Berthiaume, UW-Eau Claire Integrated Marketing and Communication While Eau Claire’s reputation as a music hot spot is growing thanks to Justin Vernon’s success on the world’s stage, the Chippewa Valley’s music and arts scene actually has been thriving for decades. Now a team of UW-Eau Claire public history students is working to share […]
The CVPost’s “6 of Substance” series is part of our effort to provide news of area nonprofit organizations and increase public awareness of their missions and activities. This week’s featured organization is the Chippewa Valley Museum, which serves the Chippewa Valley community, including an average of 20,000 visitors per year.
Fire engine buffs and anyone else who has ever wanted to get up close and personal with old fire engines will have their chance on Sunday afternoon outside the Chippewa Valley Museum in Carson Park. Some 10 old trucks will be on display from 1 to 5 p.m., along with one from Eau Claire that […]