The Foundation strives to enrich the people of Cottage Grove, WI and improve the places in Cottage Grove where we live, work and play.


Building bridges to strengthen our community.


The Cottage Grove Community Foundation will improve the quality of life of the people and the community it serves through the promotion and facilitation of charitable giving.

Photo credit: Robert Bertera Photography

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The Cottage Grove Community Foundation is an approved 501(c)(3).

You can get involved in the foundation by:



-Being a recipient of funds

-Letting your friends &

family know about the foundation

-Joining our newsletter

-Adding your name to our volunteer list

Meet Heath Straka

Heath Straka is the Chairman of the

Cottage Grove Community Foundation.  

Here is a video introducing you to Heath.

Thank You

Thank you for helping to decorate the Cottage Grove Community Tree.

It was a joint fundraiser for the Cottage Grove Community Foundation and the Cottage Grove Chamber of Commerce.

Pictured at right:  Amy Bauer, Cottage Grove Chamber of Commerce President, and Kris Eckles, Cottage Grove Community Foundation Vice Chairman, receiving the check.

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December 2020

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