2017 Go Big Give School Project

2017 Go Big Give School Project

For Go Big Give Day 2017, the Wood River Community Centennial Foundation has designated the funds raised to the Wood River Elementary School. Plans are being made to update the playground with trees and plants for a “child friendly” play area. Pla Continue reading

2017 Go Big Give Ambulance Funding

2017 Go Big Give Ambulance Funding

The Wood River Community Centennial Foundation is making plans to participate in the 2017 Go Big Give day, May 3rd. Go Big Give day is a 24-hour, online giving event hosted by the Grand Island Community Foundation and the Heartland United Way. 104 Continue reading

Kjars Honored along with Judy Wagoner

Kjars Honored along with Judy Wagoner

Over the past 11 years Donna Moyer has awarded a Community Builder Award to recognize a person or organization who has contributed to build a stronger and more vibrant Wood River area The changes occurring almost daily in our small towns and large Continue reading

Go Big Give Wrap up

At the Wrap-Up meeting for GoBigGive the participants were informed on the amount earned, Part of the money raised that day was designated for the Mark Dibbern Scholarship Fund. The remaining amount ($2,246.62) will establish a Benefactor’s Fund with Continue reading

Go Big Give – A Big Success

The GoBigGive was a successful day for the Wood River Community Centennial Foundation. Coffee and Donuts were enjoyed that morning at the WR Senior Citizens Center, Good Samaritan, Am Legion Club, WR Elementary School and WR Rural High. A prior gift Continue reading

Go Big Give – WRCCF Hosting Coffees

Have you been a Beneficiary of the Wood River Community Foundation Grants? Do you know anyone who has received a WRCCF Sponsored Scholarship? Do you know any students who through the years have taken part in ASKUS programs, Close-up, FBLA, and other Continue reading

Community Builder Award – Honoring Mary Ann Apfel

Community Builder Award – Honoring Mary Ann Apfel

Some thirty years ago the Foundation was formed as a cooperative effort to bring benefits to all through donated wealth. By listening to the heartbeats of our people, the Foundation has earned the community’s trust, the trust which has garnered funds Continue reading

Fun Fest Parade

Fun Fest Parade

As the Wood River Community Centennial foundation nears its 30th anniversary it was pleased to be a part of the 2014 Funfest celebrating "Wood River School Daze." The Wood River Community Centennial Foundation entry "Hay"... Wood River Foundation Continue reading