Community Update - 4/16

A local woman is working with CVTC to develop a project based learning experience for high school students about rebranding and marketing a business like the MHS Fieldhouse. She is asking the public to help by taking a survey which can be found here.

West CAP is raising money to support its programs which benefit low-income families in Barron, Chippewa, Dunn, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, and St. Croix counties. Tuesday April 27th is giveBIG St. Croix Valley Day. More information can be found and donations can be made here.

The Chippewa Valley Home Builders Association is sponsoring a LEGO Home Building Contest. This is open to anyone, children and adults, in Buffalo, Chippewa, Clark, Dunn, Eau Claire, and Pepin counties. Details can be found on the Chippewa Valley Home Builders Association Facebook page.

Applications are being accepted for the GFWC - Menomonie Woman's Club scholarship. This $500 scholarship is open to women in Dunn County who are returning to an institution of higher learning. To be eligible, the applicant must be 25 years or older and must have previously held a working, paid position or have been a stay at home mother. Those interested can obtain the application form by contacting Pat Fox at or 715-664-8692 or by contacting Sandy White at or 715-556-0591. The deadline for the application is May 7, 2021.