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10.25.16 Vernon Electric Cooperative's Operation Round Up Program Supports Couleecap and Helps Homeless Families in our Area

Westby, Wis. - Couleecap, Inc. is honored to announce that it has been awarded a grant for $1,000 from Vernon Electric Cooperative's Operation Round Up Trust.

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10.5.16 Shopko Foundation Helps Combat Food Insecurity in La Crosse County

Westby, Wis. - Couleecap is honored to announce that it has been awarded a grant for $500 from the Shopko Foundation's Community Charitable Grant program in support of Couleecap's FoodShare Program.

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9.9.16 Couleecap receives support for Supportive Housing Program from Marine Credit Union Foundation and continues to fight against homelessness

Westby, Wis. - Couleecap, Inc. is honored to announce that it has been awarded a donation for $4,000 from the Marine Credit Union Foundation.

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7.18.16 Grace Jones receives the 2016 Charles M. Hill, Sr. Award for Housing Excellence 

Westby, Wis. - Grace Jones of Couleecap was honored at the Housing Creates Community: A Home for Everyone Conference on Wednesday, July 13th in Appleton, Wisconsin with the 2016 Charles M. Hill Sr., Award for Housing Excellence. Click Here for the Full News Release 

 

4.20.16 Couleecap holds Annual Meeting

Westby, Wis. - Couleecap's Annual Meeting and Luncheon was held at Borgen's Cafe inWestby, on Thursday, April 14, 2016.

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3.22.16 Zero Interest Vehicle Loans Available at Couleecap

Westby, Wis. - Couleecap, Inc. currently has funding available through the Work-N-Wheels program to provide 0% interest car loans for those who are securely employed and meet income requirements in Couleecap's service area of Crawford, La Crosse, Monroe, and Vernon Counties.

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3.17.16 Couleecap's Bargain Boutique and Food Pantry appreciates the generousity of the community

Prairie du Chien, Wis. - Couleecap greatly appreciates the generosity of the community, which has been shown through donations of household goods, clothing, food and monetary donations.
The operation utilizes an amazing number of volunteers.

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3.11.16 Couleecap serves thousands in need in 2015

Westby, Wis. - 2015 was a year of action for Couleecap. We are pleased to report that in 2015 30,918 people, or 16,116 households, benefitted from the valuable services of Couleecap supported programs.

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10.21.15 Vernon Electric Cooperative's Operation Round Up Program Supports Couleecap and Provides Help for the Homeless

Westby, Wis. - It is with great pleasure we announce that Couleecap has been awarded a grant for $1,000 from Vernon Electric Cooperative's Operation Round Up Trust.

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10.09.15 White House Drug Policy Office Awards $125,000 to Local Coalition to Prevent Youth Substance Use in Monroe County, Wisconsin

Westby, Wis. - On September 8, 2015, Michael Botticelli, Director of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), announced 697 Drug-Free Communities (DFC) Support Program grants, totaling $86 million.

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7.20.15 1 in 3 Coulee Region Residents May Have Qualifying Income for 0% Interest Vehicle Loan

Westby, Wis. - According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, one major barrier to employment is a lack of affordable and accessible transportation.

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6.26.15 Xcel Energy Supports Local Homeless Programs

Westby, Wis. - Couleecap, Inc. has received a $1,500 grant from Xcel Energy to fund our Supportive Housing Program.

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6.8.15 Otto Bremer Foundation Supports Couleecap's Basic Needs and Self-Sufficiency Initiative

Westby, Wis. - Through this initiative homeless people will receive case management, housing, and supportive services; housing counseling services; skills development and more.

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6.4.15 Wayne Oliver Recognized at Annual Meeting in Madison

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6.3.15 Help for the Homeless: American Family Insurance Supports Couleecap's Supportive Housing Program and the issue of Homelessness in our Area

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5.26.15 Buckle Up Wisconsin

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5.22.15 Area Graduates receive John Young Scholarship from Couleecap, Inc.

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5.20.15 1 in 3 Coulee Region Residents May Have Qualifying Income for 0% Interest Vehicle Loan

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5.15.15 May is National Community Action Month

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5.14.15 Program Changes are Coming to the Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program (WHEAP) in Vernon County

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5.6.15 Jacob Robertson Receives Home Energy Professional Quality Control Inspector (QCI) Certification

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4.21.15 1 in 3 Coulee Region Residents May Have Qualifying Income for 0% Interest Vehicle Loan

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3.24.15 Couleecap serves thousands in need in 2014

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3.19.15 CO.STARTERS Taking Flight

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3.6.15 Couleecap Nominated for First-Pitch Competition

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2.9.15 Couleecap offers Vehicle Loans and Vehicle Repair Funds

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2.5.15 Support Couleecap's Prairie du Chien food pantry in the Community Aces Challenge

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2.2.15 Help is Needed to Make a Community Art Project a Reality for Local Youth

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1.16.15 Wells Fargo Supports Couleecap's Supportive Housing Program and the Fight Against Homelessness in our Area
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10.22.14 Couleecap Celebrates National Energy Awareness Month and Weatherization Day
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10.3.14 Couleecap Scholarships Available
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9.4.14 Marine Credit Union Foundation Provides Help for those Struggling with Homelessness

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6.11.14 Couleecap Receives a Top Initiative Award from Wisconsin Rural Partners
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4.21.14 Couleecap holds Annual Meeting

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4.11.14 American Family Insurance Supports Couleecap's Supportive Housing Program

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3.14.14 Couleecap employee nationally recognized for work in La Crosse neighborhoods

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2.19.14 Couleecap's Skills Enhancement Program Helps Workers Acquire the Skills to Obtain Higher Paying Jobs
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2.6.14 Couleecap executive appointed to Federal Reserve advisory committee
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1.31.14 Assistance May Be Available in Propane Emergency
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1.27.14 Otto Bremer Foundation Supports Couleecap's Basic Needs and Self-Sufficiency Initiative

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