Fund List with Descriptions

Within the Foundation are over 200 funds — each established, named, and custom designed by its donors. Their sizes and purposes differ, but all share the primary focus of bettering lives in the Marshfield area. A full listing of our funds including descriptions can be downloaded below in PDF format. We also compiled this list by interest. If you'd like to find a fund that supports your interest this may help. Of course we are always willing to talk to you and explain the purpose of any fund. Just contact us and we'll be gald to help!

Fund List with Descriptions

Funds - AnimalsAnimals

Funds that are animal related:

  • Forever Fund
  • Marshfield Area Pet Shelter Capital Improvements
  • Marshfield Dog Park Fund
  • Wildwood Zoo Capital Improvement
  • Hamus Wildwood Zoological Society Supoort for Wildwood Zoo Fund
  • Zoo Bear Fund
  • Cougar Project


Funds that support the arts:

  • Central Chamber Chorale Fund
  • Chestnut Avenue for the Arts Fund
  • Cole Family Music Fund
  • Community Grants Fund
  • Custer Palm Sunday Concert Choir Fund
  • Forever Fund
  • Greg & Sally Rindfleisch Performing Arts Fund
  • LuCille Tack Center for the Arts Fund


Funds that support community development:

  • Marshfield Outdoor Aquatic Center
  • Community Grants Fund
  • Community Square Fund
  • Custer Marshfield Historic Preservation Association Fund
  • Forever Fund
  • Heritage Fund
  • Jerry & Rita Heinzen and Family Fund
  • John P Adler Family Community Improvement Fund
  • Marilyn Hardacre Park Maintenance
  • Marshfield Area Coalition for Youth
  • Marshfield Community Athletic Fund
  • Marshfield History Project Fund
  • Marshfield Library and Community Center Project
  • Weber Family Fund

Funds that support Marshfield Area Community Foundation, Inc.:

  • Forever Fund
  • Marshfield Area Community Foundation Operational Endowment

Funds - EducationEducation

Over 70 Scholarship Funds that support education

Funds - EnvironmentEnvironment

Funds that support our environment:

  • Forever Fund
  • Marshfield Outdoor Learning Sanctuary
  • Woodland Preservation Fund

Human Needs

Funds - Human NeedsFunds that support food for people in need:

  • Forever Fund
  • Marshfield Area Community Foundation Students Fund
  • Marshfield Area Community Foundation Nutrition on Weekend Fund
  • Marshfield High School and the Marshfield Area Community Foundation Partnership Fund
  • Rotary Winter Wonderland Foundation
  • Stock the Shelves Fund

Funds that support housing/shelter:

  • Forever Fund
  • Margaret B. King Habitat for Humanity Fund
  • Novy Family Fund for Marshfield Area Habitat for Humanity

Funds that support health:

  • Forever Fund

Funds that support human services:

  • Forever Fund
  • Goodwill Industries NCW Opportunity Fund
  • John & Marjorie O'Reilly Memorial Fund
  • Marshfield Sunrise Rotary Fund
  • Opportunity Development Centers Fund
  • Senior Citizen's Endowment Fund
  • United Way Endowment Fund
  • Women's Giving Circle Fund
  • YMCA Endowment Fund for Seniors

Funds that support youth:

  • Forever Fund
  • Bette Schloesser Youth Net Fund
  • Jeremy Meissner KidZone Fund
  • Keep Kids Warm (Marshfield Students)
  • Marshfield Area Coalition for Youth
  • Marshfield Area Kids Enrichment (M.A.K.E.) It Happen


Funds that support religion:

  • CAPA Fund
  • Immanuel Lutheran School Fund
  • Joseph A. Lang Fund
  • Leonard E. Hartl Fund
  • Melvin A. Hintz St. John's Parish Fund
  • Kroll Designated Fund
  • Paul Schreiner Designated Fund

Funds - Sports and LeisureSports / Leisure

Funds that support sports and leisure activities:

  • Community Square Fund
  • Forever Fund
  • Hackman Field
  • Hamus Park Designated Fund
  • Jerry & Carol Spindler Fund
  • Marilyn Hardacre Park Fund
  • Marilyn Hardacre Park Events and Promotion Fund
  • Marilyn Hardacre Park Refresh and Renew Fund
  • Marsh-21, Inc. Griese Park Fund
  • Marshfield Area Baseball Association
  • Marshfield Area Friends of the Trails Fund
  • Marshfield Area YMCA Fund
  • Marshfield Schools Athletic Fund
  • Marshfield Tennis NOW Fund
  • Marshfield Tiger Hockey Blueline Fund
  • Miller Park Fund
  • Russ Wenzel Fund
  • Wildwood Zoo Capital Improvement Fund