Wood River Centennial Foundation Plaque

Wood River Centennial Foundation Plaque

Picture: Tanner & Matt Gideon, Dennis and Dan Wagoner The Wood River Centennial Foundation Plaque (at Heritage Bank in Wood River) was recently updated by Dennis Wagoner to allow more donor names to be added. The plaque that was created by Lew Continue reading

Stick Creek Kids Child Development Center Grant

Stick Creek Kids Child Development Center Grant

A distribution was made on December 31 from the Wood River Community Centennial Foundation to the Stick Creek Kids Child Development Center of $25,000.00 to fulfill the pledge made earlier for the office. The source of the money for this pledge was Continue reading

Youth Sports Foundation

Youth Sports Foundation

Kaye Doane, Terry Zessin, Peg Krause, Blanca Rodriguez, Jeff Ashby, Clarke Benne & Judy Wagoner A grant request from Wood River Schools for The Youth Sports Foundation was recently approved and funded by the Wood River Community Centennial Continue reading

2019 Annual WRCCF Meeting

2019 Annual WRCCF Meeting

The annual meeting of the Wood River Community Centennial Foundation recognized the creation of the Foundation 35 years ago. The Articles of Incorporation for a non-profit were signed by 48 supporters on August 13, 1984. The papers were filed and the Continue reading

2019 Board Members

2019 Board Members

Picture Abbie Rennau, Dean Kjar and Jason Rotter, Back is Peggy Swanson, Mary Harders, Mona Luebs, Kaye Doane and Peg Krause. At the February meeting of the Wood River Community Centennial Foundation Board three new members joined, Abbie Rennau, Continue reading

Stick Creek Kids

Stick Creek Kids

Beginning late 2017, Wood River Vision 20/20 began exploring the child care demand and caregiver capacity, both now and looking into the future. Responses to a child care survey conducted January 2018 showed 65 households would consider using Continue reading

Community Builders Awards – Honoring Wagoner & Miller

Community Builders Awards – Honoring Wagoner & Miller

At the annual meeting of the Wood River Community Centennial Foundation Donna Moyer presented the Community Builders awards for 2018. Donna recognized the Foundation Board members for participating in the operation and management of the Foundation, Continue reading

NE Historical Marker

NE Historical Marker

At the recent quarterly meeting the Wood River Community Centennial Foundation Board approved a grant request for partial funding of a NE Historical Marker. Alec Paul, from Grand Island, has been working on his Boy Scout Eagle Scout Award. His Continue reading

WRCCF Volunteers

WRCCF Volunteers

Volunteers have played an important role in the formation and growth of the Wood River Community Centennial Foundation. At the annual meeting special recognition was given to three of the current board members, who have completed their second four Continue reading

Wood River Fun Fest 2018

Wood River Fun Fest 2018

Future Wood River ball players carrying the Wood River Community Centennial Foundation banner and check for $70,750.00 the amount of grants approved for Wood River area. Continue reading