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:
Please submit your grant application electronically. You must complete both steps below for your application to be considered:
The online grant application does not save your work as you go. Please use the available templates on this page (application and budget) to save your work. Then cut & past your work and upload your attachments when you are READY TO SUBMIT the final. Thank you.
STEP 1: Submit Application form (choose one to complete)
STEP 2: Submit Line Item Budget & Budget Narrative
Use the following templates to help you prepare your application prior to submitting your forms:
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. 22-27, 2016
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
A night of fun featuring live music by The Townies, dancing, fabulous raffles, hors d'oeuvres, dessert buffet and more. Perfect for friends, girlfriends, date night or just a reason to go out! Proceeds benefit heart and vascular research, education, and patient support through Aspirus Heart & Vascular.
Saturday, May 7, 2016
Families and friends can honor a loved one and support hospice care at the 2015 Run for Hospice on May 7 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.
(Go to website)
Monday, August 1, 2016
This swinging summer event consists of a nine-hole and 18-hole golf scramble tournament with prizes, raffles, evening reception, and fun for all at Wausau Country Club. Proceeds are used to support the Reach Out and Read program at Aspirus to help kids develop healthy brains.