The Aspirus Health Foundation exists to strengthen the healing mission of Aspirus and to improve health and quality of life for people in our communities.
Aspirus Health Foundation
425 Pine Ridge Boulevard
Wausau, WI 54401
Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Front Row, Left to Right: Brad Peck, Bill Becker, Deborah Kane, Paul LaPree (Vice Chair), and Ben Reif. Back Row, Left to Right: Roger Lucas (Asst. Secretary), Kalynn Pempek (Exec. Director), John Johnkoski, M.D., Matt Heywood (Aspirus CEO), Charles Peth, Barb Juedes, John Tubbs (Chair), Lisa Macco, Cindy Hermel (Secretary/Treasurer), and Sid Sczygelski (Assist. Treasurer).
With your help, Aspirus Health Foundation strives to support community-based efforts that align with our mission to advance health and improve quality of life for people in our region.
The Aspirus Health Foundation raises money for various health related initiatives in the community and within Aspirus. In addition to raising money and receiving community gifts, the Foundation also determines the best way to utilize its resources to make the biggest impact on the community.
Some of the projects we have partnered to support include:
The Foundation also supports and invests in programs that more directly support:
The Aspirus Health Foundation is committed to the health and well-being of people in north central Wisconsin and Upper Michigan. Annually, the foundation provides support to a variety of health services and programs to improve health and quality of life for people in the region.
For information on our funding priorities and how to apply, please view and download our Application Guidelines for both large grants and small grants.
Thank you for your interest in the Aspirus Health Foundation’s grant opportunity. Our grant application period is currently closed. Please check back at a later date for the next grant cycle period.
Use the following templates to help you prepare your application for when the online application period re-opens:
Line Item Budget and Budget Narrative
Application Form (Microsoft Word file)
Please be sure to review the grant guidelines which include a checklist of attachments that must accompany your application in order to be considered.
Nov. 23-29, 2015
Get ready for the holiday season with this Thanksgiving week extravaganza. Featuring activities to delight people of all ages, proceeds benefit Aspirus Comfort Care and Hospice Services.
To inquire about how you can get involved in these activities, visit the event web page or call the Aspirus Health Foundation at 715-847-2470. (Click here for details)
Friday, February 12, 2016
Jefferson Street Inn
Live music, hors d'oeuvres, dessert buffet & Fabulous Raffles.
Saturday, May 9, 2015
Families and friends can honor a loved one and support hospice care at the 2015 Run for Hospice on May 9 in Weston. The event features a 5K run/walk and a 10K run, a free kids fun run, food, family-friendly activities and entertainment, and a balloon release at the conclusion of the event. Registration and details available at the Run for Hospice website.
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Monday, August 3, 2015
This swinging summer event consists of a nine-hole and 18-hole golf tournament with prizes, raffles, evening reception, and fun for all. Proceeds are used to benefit Aspirus Women's Health and help to meet the unique health needs of women at every stage of life. (Click here for details)
October 16, 2015
Put on your bell-bottoms and 70’s shirts and head to the largest discothèque in Wisconsin.
To find out how you can host an event that benefits the work of the Aspirus Health Foundation, email us or call the Aspirus Health Foundation at 715-847-2470. (Click here for details)