Strategic Objective 1

Positively impact our youngest community members
  • Increase academic success
  • Strengthen family supports
Indicators of Success:
    • Increase percent of students reading at proficient or higher
    • Increase high school graduation rates
    • Improve kindergarten readiness
    • Decrease juvenile arrest rates
Programs supporting
this Objective:
Program Name Agency Current Funding
Community Based Youth Mentoring Big Brothers Big Sisters of the 7 Rivers Region $43,841.25
Crisis & Domestic/Sexual Violence Program Bluff Country Family Resources $11,028.02
Power Hour Boys & Girls Club of Sparta $19,134.37
Youth Academic Success Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse $37,569.54
Academic Success Boys & Girls Clubs of West Central WI $10,756.06
She Hlub Cia Siab, Inc. $19,497.91
Prevention & Education Coulee Council on Addictions $13,739.97
Healthy Families Family & Children’s Center $66,517.87
Cub Scouting Gateway Area Council, Boy Scouts of America $26,349.25
Girl Scout Leadership Experience: Grades K-5 Girl Scouts of Wisconsin – Badgerland Council $26,349.26
Information & Referral Line Great Rivers 211 $71,965.00
Outreach Services New Horizons Shelter & Outreach Centers $33,172.17
Parent Options Education & Support Program The Parenting Place $41,788.79
Food Pantry WAFER Food Pantry $61,164.75
Nutrition Education & Tools Project WAFER Food Pantry $1,945.37
Jobs & Business Development Western Dairyland Economic Opportunity Council $13,573.43
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for Kids YWCA La Crosse $30,981.81
Restorative Justice YWCA La Crosse $13,234.21

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