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Extension Waupaca County Welcomes New Life Span & Financial Security Educator

Extension Waupaca County welcomes its new Life Span & Financial Security Educator, Tiffany Iliadis.  Tiffany hails from Central WI and is passionate about helping people to lead healthier lives.  She comes with a strong background in public health education and outreach gained from a decade spent managing health food stores and supplement departments on the […]

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Grant Writing Basics Virtual Workshop

November 10th | 10 am to 12 pm | Free to Attend | Register here Are you a nonprofit, business, or government leader in Wisconsin in need of grant writing skills? Sign up for this informative and hands-on virtual training on grant writing. Key takeways include: The outline of a common grant proposal. Where to look […]

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Create Your THRIVING Food Business at Virtual 2-Day FEED Summit

  UW-Madison Division of Extension Community Food Systems Program is organizing a 2-day virtual summit for Wisconsin food entrepreneurs! The 2022 FEED Summit will be held virtually on November 14th and 15th, from 10 am to 4 pm. The Community Food Systems Program’s Food Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Development (FEED) Initiative is a statewide program that promotes […]

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Transportation in Waupaca County is receiving a big boost.

Transportation in Waupaca County is receiving a big boost. On June 30, Governor Evers announced a $3.2 million Tomorrow Innovation Grant award which will be used to create workforce transportation solutions across the county. The Waupaca County Economic Development Corporation will be the administrative lead for this effort. Jessica Beckendorf, our community development educator, has […]

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We are hiring a Human Development and Relationships Extension Educator!

“The University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension seeks an innovative and community-focused individual to serve the Waupaca County community as a Human Development and Relationships Extension Educator as our Life Span & Financial Security Educator.” Apply here by August 23: https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/514688/life-span-financial-security-educatorwaupaca-county  

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Hands-On Organizational Planning Course

We’re recruiting a diverse slate of nonprofit leaders and visionary board members who want to hone their organizational action planning skills as part of a statewide cohort.  This virtual series is a great opportunity to access practical content and get connected to others working in nonprofits statewide.

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4-H Forecast – April/May 2022

JOIN US IN CELEBRATING NATIONAL VOLUNTEER WEEK APRIL 17-23, 2022!  National Volunteer week was established in 1974 and has become a nationwide effort to encourage people to volunteer in their communities. We are so thankful for all of the 4-H volunteers in our county. In Waupaca County 4-H we have over 170 adult volunteer leaders who […]

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