• Bowtie Classic draws record number of golfers, raises record amount

    A record number of golfers helped turn the sixth Charlie Miller Bowtie Classic Golf Outing and Knowledge Open into a record fundraiser for the La Crosse Public Education Foundation. More than $31,000 was raised after expenses as 112 golfers teed off on Saturday, Sept. 1 despite a start that was delayed two hours by early […]

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  • New fund in memory of former teacher Claire Jandt supports Northside Elementary library

    A new endowed fund will help Northside Elementary School students discover the joy of reading through a grant to be awarded in perpetuity. The fund with the La Crosse Public Education Foundation was established in memory of Claire E. Jandt, who died June 5 at the age of 70. A Minnesota native, Claire received her […]

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  • Central High Class of 1968 raises more than $4,400 to help current Central students

    Central High School’s Class of 1968 — the first class to graduate from the then-new high school on Losey Boulevard – celebrated its 50th reunion Sept. 7-8, and provided a major boost for current students through fundraising on two special projects. Class members wanted to raise funds to support existing programs that serve those most […]

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  • Help LPEF while doing your back-to-school shopping on Amazon

    If you are a regular shopper on Amazon, you can combine your back-to-school shopping with a bonus gift to the La Crosse Public Education Foundation. All you have to do is start your shopping by logging in through this AmazonSmile link — https://smile.amazon.com/ch/39-1610700 Or go to AmazonSmile, log in using your regular account name and password, and […]

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