Annual Grant Recipients

2018 Winners

  • Field Guides for Washburn Castle Garden
  • Dandelion Days
  • Washburn Elementary Bike Rodeo
  • Can't Wait to Read
  • Washburn Art Camp
  • School of Rock
  • Libraries Rock!
  • Prairie Fire Children's Theatre
  • RURBAN
  • Washburn Pow Wow
  • Pollinator Garden Sign
  • Lake Superior Mural & Mosaic
  • North Coast Sailing
  • Ashwabay Scholarships
  • Fire & Ice
  • Groundlings Summer Theater Camp
  • The Senior Class – Northern Lights

2017 Winners

  • Cuban Music and Dan
  • Dream Flight   
  • Jackie's Field Playground   
  • Wisconsin Master Naturalist Training    
  • Building Bridges 
  • Storytelling Douglas Wood    
  • School Wellness Program    
  • Fire and Ice Choreography    
  • Summer Theater Camp    
  • Pollinator and Bat Friendly Garden    
  • Washburn School of Rock    
  • Tony Woiak History Festival    
  • Little Sand Bay Collaboration   
  • RURBAN    
  • Our Fins/Swim Team    
  • Junior Instructor Development    
  • State Trap Competition   
  • Big Top Student /Community Performances    
  • Ecology Club Kayaking

2016 Winners

  • Washburn High School Raku Workshop
  • Prairie Fire Children’s Theater for the Washburn Elementary
  • Washburn Trap Team State Tournament
  • Cable Natural History Museum Mobile visits
  • Fire & Ice Choreography
  • Castle Garden Welcome Sign
  • Northern Lights Senior Gardening Project
  • Social Hour for Special Needs Students
  • North Coast Sailing Washburn Home Base
  • Wilderness Inquiry Trip to Little Sand Bay
  • Washburn Heritage Association Home Tour
  • Cuban Cultural Exchange Programs
  • Ecology Club Kayaking Trip
  • Big Top Chautauqua Family Matinee Series
  • RURBAN—Rural Urban Cultural Exchange

2015 Winners

  • Lake Superior View Ski and Snowshoe Trails  ​
  • PTO Youth Filmmaking and Festival      
  • Washburn Ecology Club Sea Kayaking Adventure   
  • Chequamegon Parents Connect at Elementary School           
  • Groundlings “Julius Caesar” Shakespeare Artist in Residency                       
  • North Coast Community Sailing     
  • Washburn Heritage Association “Love Brings You Home Tour” at Homecoming             
  • Intro to Filmmaking at LCOOCC
  • Castle Garden Habitat Garden at High School
  • Castle Garden Rain Garden and Orchard at High School
  • Blue Rock Art Summer Workshops  
  • Little Sand Bay Inquiry Kayak Trip
  • Fire and Ice Choreography
  • “Let’s Paddle” Washburn Paddleboarding                 
  • Castle Garden Art Project at Washburn High School                   
  • Souvenir Views at Homecoming 2015
  • Ashwabay Outdoor Educational Foundation
  • Yazmin Bowers Cuba Presentation in the Schools
  • Elementary School Dogsledding with Wolfsong
  • Groundlings “As You Like It” at StageNorth
  • Volavka Service Projects at High School
  • Matching grant for City of Washburn ice skate with PTO

2014 Winners

  • City of Washburn Biking / Walking Routes Map
  • Washburn School District Monarch Oasis
  • Chequamegon Bay 4-H Kiting Club
  • Raising a Thinking Child, Little House in the Big Woods
  • Summer Art, Business and Cultural Programs offered by Blue Rock Workshop
  • Missoula Children's Theater BLACKBEARD THE PIRATE by the Washburn PTO
  • Big Buddy's Food Service Program
  • Shiny Knights Recycling, National History Day Project
  • Free Big Top Chautauqua Family Performance Series and the Educational Performance for Area School

2013 Winners

  •  Monarch Oasis Garden
  • Adopt-a-Beach
  • Brule River Canoe Trip
  • Business Incubator for Youth/Art Camp
  • Interlochen Music Camp
  • Monarch Overwintering
  • Project, Raising a Thinking Child
  • Bluetooth Keyboards for Washburn First Graders, Wetsuit Replacement Project
  • 4-H CANSKI Yoga,
  • Can't Wait To Read
  • Minneapolis High School Arts Trip, Big Buddy Food Service
  • Big Top Chautauqua Family Day/Performance Series
  • First Lego League Team, Concert Recording/Streaming

2012 Winners

  • Washburn Lego League
  • Washburn School District Sound Equipment
  • Transportation for Friday Youth Night at Mt.
  • Brule River Canoe Trip
  • In With Document; Out With Overhead Projector
  • River of Words
  • Spanish Language Immersion Weekend
  • Washburn Hallway Music
  • Spirit of Christmas at StageNorth
  • Mountains Call My Name at Big Top Chautauqua
  • Yoga for Special Needs