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October 12, 2018

Applications Open for White Bear Lake Community Leadership Courses

The Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation is accepting applications for a Leadership Tomorrow program. The foundation will host information...
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September 12, 2018 / Partnerships

Yacht Club Boosts Foundation Coffers

Thanks to a donation from the White Bear Yacht Club and its members, the Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation...
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August 13, 2018

Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation seeks grant applications

The Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation is pleased to announce its 2018 round of grant-making. From Aug. 6-Oct.5, 2018,...
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July 8, 2018

Grant Supports GWBLCF’s Leadership Tomorrow Class of 2019

Leadership Tomorrow, a program of the Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation, in partnership with the White Bear Rotary Club...
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May 30, 2018

Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation Works to Make a Difference!

Last year, the Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation awarded more than $32,000 to 20 local organizations for programs and...
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March 29, 2018

Bob Schneeweis named 2018 J. Stanley and Doris Hill Legacy Award recipient

Bob Schneeweis has been selected as the 2018 J. Stanley and Doris Hill Legacy Award recipient. Established by the Century...
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January 30, 2018

Tomorrow’s leaders get first lesson in new program

Twenty-two people from the White Bear Lake area had their first session of Leadership Tomorrow training Jan. 11. The 10-month...
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December 20, 2017

The Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation spreads its wings

By Debra Neutkens Editor WHITE BEAR LAKE — A fledgling foundation serving communities around the lake has a lofty goal:...
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October 4, 2017

Community Foundation Announces Grant Recipients

The Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation has awarded $32,200 in grants to community groups through its Community Partners Fund....
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September 20, 2017

Foundation Co-launching New Leadership Initiative

A community-based initiative called Leadership Tomorrow will prepare, engage and challenge participants through a 10-month program beginning in January 2018....
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August 31, 2017

Green thumb initiative keeps growing

Local nonprofit Giving Gardens is announcing its most recent move in applying for and being granted fiscal sponsorship by the...
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June 20, 2017

Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation and Lake Links Form Partnership

The Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation (GWBLCF) and Lake Links Association have formed a partnership that will enable tax...
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May 25, 2017

Community Foundation Announces New Grant Program

Thanks to the generous contributions from individuals in the White Bear Lake area, the Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation...
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April 12, 2017

Stanley and Doris Hill Legacy Award goes to Bill Foussard

GWBLCF Board Chair Bill Foussard has been selected as the 2017 J. Stanley and Doris Hill Legacy Award recipient.
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March 29, 2017

GWBLCF partners with White Bear Area Emergency Food Shelf

The Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation (GWBLCF) is pleased to announce a new partnership with the White Bear Area...
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December 20, 2016

The Eugene D. & Kathleen J. Johnson Fund

The Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation celebrates its first family donor advised fund - the Eugene D. and Kathleen J. Johnson Fund!
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November 17, 2016

Day of Charitable Giving – Nov 17, 2016

On Thursday, Nov. 17, nonprofits across the state will take part in "Give To The Max Day," an annual day during which tens of thousands of people make financial contributions to the causes about which they're passionate.
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February 10, 2016

GWBLCF forms first partnership: White Bear Lake Area Historical Society

The Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation has established its first partnership with one of the area’s longtime nonprofit organizations – the White Bear Lake Area Historical Society (WBLAHS).
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December 9, 2015

GWBLCF Launch Night – New Community Foundation!

Last Thursday night was the kickoff for the Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation that has been created to serve the communities that share the shoreline of White Bear Lake.
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December 2, 2015

Inspiring Philanthropy – Introducing the Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation

A new area foundation created by local movers and shakers has just launched. The volunteer team formed the Greater White...
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