Recent Foundation Gifts and Grants

 Recent Gifts

Recent Grants 

...from our benefactors:

• Janet Isler
• Dorothy Lawrence
• Norm and Edith Brown
• Julian Panek

Other gifts:
$365 to benefit the Cancer Center from the 6th Grade “Unity Team” at Longfellow Middle School

$2221 to fund free mammograms at the Caledonia Clinic from the Caledonia Women’s Bowling Association

$5000 grant from the Wisconsin Women’s Cancer Control Program for cancer education outreach programs

$9750 from Eagles Club Aerie 1502 of Prairie du Chien to support cardiac research

$10,000 from Sparta Area Cancer Support for cancer research

$3000 from Team Vogel vs. Cancer to assist cancer patients via the Oasis Fund

$5000 from Eagles Club Aerie 1254 and Auxiliary of La Crosse to assist diabetes patients through the Danny Mitby Diabetes Fund

$6750 donated to the Oasis Fund for Cancer Patient Support by Franciscan Healthcare employees

...made possible by your support:

More than $50,000 in support of Medical Research at Franciscan Healthcare

$70,000 to fund the introduction of MammoPads throughout Franciscan Healthcare. These soft foam pads make mammograms more comfortable, reducing a key barrier to annual screenings.

$4000 in support of the Asthma Educator Workshop and Asthma Toolkits to standardize patient education

$2500 to provide complimentary meals for parents who need to stay with a hospitalized child

$4000 in support of the November Diabetes Symposium for medical professionals

$3700 to provide high-fidelity simulator training for nurses working in the ICU and the Family Birthplace

$3869 to replace exercise equipment in the Cardiac Rehab Center

$20,300 for the Safe Path program, serving patients who are victims of domestic abuse and sexual assault

$2000 in support of the Geriatric Department’s September Series on Dementia

$24,000 for laptop computers and tablets used by Hospice staff when caring for patients in their homes