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Eau Claire Community Foundation

For Good.

We offer a tax advantageous, low-cost charitable vehicle that maximizes donor involvement in selecting charities and preserves donor intent.

For Eau Claire.

We provide a simple way to fulfill multiple charitable interests that meet a broad range of ever-changing community needs by promoting philanthropy, collaboration and innovation for the Eau Claire community.


We help individuals and families create personalized lasting legacies by building endowment funds that grow and benefit the community forever. Charities preserve donor intent.

  • Important Year End Giving Dates

    Please keep the following dates in mind as you plan your year-end charitable giving: Now – December 15: Visit with your financial advisor to initiate your gift of stock or…

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  • Holiday Greetings from ECCF!

        The ECCF staff wishes you a warm and joyful holiday season!   

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  • Form Futures Grant Recipients Announced!

     ECCF is proud to have served the Eau Claire area for almost a quarter century. That’s why today’s announcement of its Form Futures grant recipients is especially significant: November 12…

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  • 25th Anniversary Celebration

    June 20, 2022 5:00 PM The Florian Gardens Join us as we celebrate 25 years of supporting the community and local nonprofits! We will be sending out invitations in the…

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  • Grant Training Session

    Dec. 7, 2021 2:00-3:00 pm Online This session will cover the Eau Claire Community Foundation and Women's Giving Circle grant cycles as well as tips for writing effective grant proposals.…

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  • Deadline to Submit ECCF Grant Applications: Jan. 20, 2022

    The deadline to submit grant applications for the 2022 ECCF Community Grant Cycle is 11:45 pm on Jan. 20, 2022. Applications for the Royal CU and ECCF Nonprofit Professional Development…

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Royal CU and ECCF Nonprofit Professional Development Fund

The mission of the Royal CU and ECCF Nonprofit Professional Development Grant program is to support Eau Claire area nonprofits by providing funding for professional development opportunities, which many nonprofits can’t afford on their own. This grant program will help them attend trainings that provide crucial education for their staff and Board members.

You can help support opportunities for local nonprofits by donating to this Fund! 


You can also write a check made out to “ECCF/RCU Nonprofit Professional Development Fund” and mail your donation to:

ECCF/RCU Nonprofit Professional Development Fund
306 S. Barstow St., Suite 104
Eau Claire, WI 54701