• UPDATED: 7 Rivers students raise $960 to help the homeless in La Crosse

    Summary: Students from 7 Rivers Community High School are raising money to create care packages for the homeless in La Crosse. Goal: $5,000   •   Amount raised: $960 including $500 in online donations   •   School: 7 Rivers Community High School                   About Our Project: ​To help the homeless this holiday season, students […]

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  • Closed (partial funding): Help Sammie the service dog make a “Pawsitive Influence” at North Woods

    Summary: Help raise money for a school service dog to provide a calming effect for special education and regular classroom students at North Woods International School. Goal: $5,500   •   Amount raised: $473 (this does not include donations received through a separate La Crosse SOUP fundraising event)  •   School: North Woods International School   •   Sponsor Name: Heather Stern   […]

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  • UPDATED: Closed (partial funding): $2,260 raised for Black Youth Summit 2017

    Summary: Support the 2nd annual Black Youth Summit, which brings together 6th -12th grade students for a day of learning and fun. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, Nov. 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lincoln Middle School. For information, contact Shaundel Spivey at sspivey@lacrossesd.org. Goal: $5,500   •   Amount Raised: $2,260  •   School: All middle/high […]

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  • Closed: M.A.T.H.L.E.T.E.S. – an active math classroom at Central High

    Summary: Help make my Central High School math classroom a more active place for learning by purchasing stability balls to replace current seating, allowing students to move and stretch and help them stay focused and engaged in math lessons. Goal: $1,660   •   Amount Raised: $0   •   School: Central High School   •   Sponsor Name: Jessica Hutschenreuter   […]

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  • Closed (partial funding): Culturally representative books through “See Me. Read Me.” project

    Summary: Our goal is to put culturally representative books into the hands of our community’s children. . Goal: $11,000   •   Net Amount Raised: $4,534 (including donations made by check)   •   School: Lincoln Middle School (representing all District schools)  •   Sponsor Name: Shaundel Spivey           About My Project:  In our community, and in our schools, the availability of […]

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  • Closed (partial funding): Northside Elementary seeks to become a Trauma-Informed School

    Summary: Help Northside Elementary School address the needs of children by supporting a pilot program to develop a Trauma-Informed School. Goal: $4,000   •   Amount Raised: $520 (through online fundraising)   •   School: Northside Elementary School   •   Sponsor Name: Principal Laura Huber           About My Project: Northside Elementary School is committed to meeting the social, emotional, physical and […]

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  • Closed (Partial Funding): Universal Sensory Room for Hintgen Elementary

    Summary: The goal of this project is to obtain resources that can be available for all students to access in order to increase student engagement and increase overall ability to be successful in school. Goal: $2,750   •   Amount Raised: $110   •   School: Hintgen Elementary School   •   Sponsor Name: Principal Amy Oliver           About My Project: Over […]

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  • Closed (Partial Funding): Teach electricity concepts at Emerson, Southern Bluffs and Spence

    Summary: Help Emerson, Southern Bluffs and Spence Elementary Schools turn kids “on” to electricity concepts through hands-on devices called Makey Makeys. Goal: $688   •   Amount raised: $20, plus $20 in matching LPEF funds   •   Schools: Emerson, Southern Bluffs and Spence  •   Sponsor Names: Teachers Katie Gudgeon, Jenny Ruetten, Marcia Gardner and Jean Brady           About Our […]

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  • Closed (Partial Funding): Support school-community garden through Hintgen Urban Garden project

    Summary: Support the Hintgen Urban Garden, a unique project in which the school will collaborate with people of all races and ethnicities within our community to create an inclusive and culturally relevant garden space for staff and students. Goal: $7,570   •   Amount Raised: $1,237, plus $987 in matching LPEF funds (total $2,224)   •   School: Hintgen Elementary School   •   Sponsor Name: Hintgen Elementary […]

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  • Closed (Partial Funding): Build home libraries for Hintgen students

    Summary: Books from the Leveled Literacy Library are used at Hintgen Elementary to develop reading skills. The program offers low-cost “grey” copies of the books that kids read in school, allowing students to take and keep them for their home libraries and continue to improve their reading. Goal: $1,100   •   Amount Raised: $30, plus $30 match […]

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