Timpano Consulting

Timpano Consulting: Includes links to short videos providing tips on navigating the crisis, and links to presentations from the 2016 Nonprofit Leadership Development Series. Archived videos on financing, technology and management can be accessed through YouTube at: https://bit.ly/TimpanoYouTube

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COVID-19: Fundraising through Uncharted Waters (Video)

Webinar recording. Fundraising experts Marc Pitman (Concord Leadership Group) and Sue Kindred (SK Consulting) join Timpano Consulting’s Melanie Schmidt for a virtual conversation about fundraising and how to navigate fund development during this global pandemic.

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Waupaca County Public Service Message (Press Release)

Waupaca County Public Service Message:  In a proactive effort to keep the community informed with the most current and reliable information regarding the public response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) we are providing the following information. We are calling on media agencies to report this information as widely as possible. Additionally, we continue to urge the community […]

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Resources for Small Business and Farms

The UW-Madison Extension Center for Community & Economic Development has created a resource page to assist small businesses as they navigate and prepare for the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). https://economicdevelopment.extension.wisc.edu/navigating-coronavirus-for-small-business/ Additionally, Extension Farm Management has created a list of resources to assist the farming industry as they prepare for possible impacts. https://farms.extension.wisc.edu/2020/06/coronavirus/

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Now accepting applications for Leadership Waupaca County Class XX

Leadership Waupaca County is now accepting applications for LWC Class XX!! Leadership Waupaca County meets the second Thursday of the month September through May, with the exception of January when we will meet on the second Wednesday and Thursday for the state government session in Madison (overnight).  Classes are located at different venues across Waupaca County. […]

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Extension Impact Spring 2019 Edition

We may have a new name and a new logo, but these Extension Waupaca County educators are the SAME – they really are making an IMPACT on the citizens of WAUPACA COUNTY. Take a few moments and read our latest edition of our newsletter – Extension Impact: Education Makes a Difference.

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L W C – Class XIX Graduation will be Thursday, May 9!

L W C Class XIX will have a Graduation program on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at the Par 4 Resort located at 201 Foxfire Drive in Waupaca.  The evening will include a dinner, a presentation of community projects by the participants, and a graduation ceremony. It has been another wonderful year getting to know this […]

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2019 Town Officials Workshop Dates and Locations Announced!

The 2019 Town Official Workshop dates have been announced by the Local Government Center.  This workshop will be available at 9 locations around Wisconsin and are sponsored by: UW-Madison Extension’s Local Government Center, Wisconsin Towns Association, UW-Madison Transportation Information Center and UW-Madison Extension County Offices. Workshops will be in Barneveld (May 7), Green Bay (May […]

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Training Opportunities from the UW-Extension Local Government Center

The UW-Extension Local Government Center has several training opportunities! Local Government Essentials – 2018 “How to Run the Annual Town Meeting”; “Local Government Fiscal Stress: Drivers and Responses”; ” Alcohol Beverage Regulation and Licensing”; “Board of Review”.  Details on each topic, cost, and registration information are available in this brochure. Local Land Use, Planning and […]

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LWC Class XVII Graduation will be held on Thursday, May 11, 2017

The graduation of Leadership Waupaca County (LWC) Class XVII is fast approaching.  This 9-month community leadership program began back in late August.  Since then, participants have learned much about what it takes to be a community leader, the workings of local, county and state government as well as worked on a community project based on community issues […]

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Tap Into It!!

Do you have a great UW-Extension experience or story to share with others??  We would love to hear your experiences and stories! Please take a moment to share them here: https://uwcx.org

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Connie Abert Amphitheater Dedication

On Saturday, September 10, 2016 CAP Services and the City of Waupaca had a dedication ceremony for the new Waupaca Eco- Park. This new park offers a natural playground area, an education center and the Connie Abert Amphitheater. The Eco-Park reflects all the things that Connie Abert emulated in her programming as the Waupaca County […]

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Wisconsin Farm Succession and Estate Planning Webinar Series Announced

The Waupaca County UW-Extension will be offering a series of webinars on farm succession and estate planning. Cost is $5.00/person per session OR $40 for the entire series for 2 farm family members.  Pre-registration is required.  To register contact our office at 715-258-6231 or email: dana.nelson@wisc.edu .  Limited to 18 participants per session. The webinars […]

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Applications now being accepted for Class XVII of LWC

Leadership Waupaca County will be accepting applications for Class XVII until July 31, 2016.  Applications, brochure and other information can be found at https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/leadershipwaupacaco/apply-now/. LWC’s mission is to develop informed, civic-minded leaders who are committed to the future of Waupaca County and its communities. The 9-month course consists of:  7 – one day sessions, 1 – […]

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Caring Bridge for Connie Abert

  On May 26th, Waupaca County UW-Extension Youth Development Educator Connie Abert was involved in a serious car accident.  Our office is appreciative of the outpouring of concern and support for Connie.  If you would like to follow Connie’s progress, her family has set up a Caring Bridge site for her.  It is:  http://www.caringbridge.org/visit/connieabert  **Please note […]

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Waupaca County Welcomes New Community Development Educator

Waupaca County UW-Extension welcomed Jessica Beckendorf as the new Community, Natural Resource, and Economic Development Educator in December. After graduating from Manawa High School, Jessica obtained a bachelor’s degree in Urban and Regional Studies from the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay, and a master’s degree in Communication and Leadership Studies from Gonzaga University. Jessica […]

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Press Release for Implements of Husbandry Meetings

PRESS RELEASE Waupaca County UW-Extension – 811 Harding Street, Waupaca, WI54981 Phone: (715) 258-6230   FAX: (715) 258-6232 Title:   Waupaca County Implements of Husbandry (IoH) Local Meetings Author: Greg Blonde As farming has modernized, agricultural equipment is now larger and heavier than ever. Although this can improve efficiency, it also raises concerns about the impact large […]

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Extension Impact: Education Makes a Difference – Spring 2014

Extension Impact-Spring 2014 In this issue: Recognizing the Wisconsin 4-H Council, Koles Receives Promotion to Professor, Certified as MBTI Instructor, Living Well Mentally, Nutrition Lessons in Waupaca County Elementary Schools, Family Living Programs Off to a Great Start in 2014, UWEX Beef Cattle Seminar held at Equity Livestock in Marion.      

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