Entries by RickM

Feb. 16-19 | BIFF – Beloit International Film Festival

Now in its seventh year, is a four-day tribute to the power of film and the excitement of independent film from around the world. Local residents and visitors from around the nation fill more than a dozen venues, ranging in size from 40 seats to the 700 seat Eclipse Center in Beloit and Janesville, Wis. […]

Project offers hope to homeless veterans

By ANN MARIE AMES – Janesville Gazette, Friday, July 30, 2010 [hr] ROCK TOWNSHIP — You can see the scope of the project in Angel Eggers’ face. One moment, she beams thinking about the ways the new program will help people. The next moment, her face clouds at the thought of the people who need […]

Program helps vets rebuild broken lives

By Hillary Gavin – Beloit Daily News, Wednesday, November 9, 2011 [hr] With Veterans Day on Friday, Nov. 11, veterans living in Rock Valley Community Program’s (RVCP) transitional housing programs will be enjoying their comrades during their first Veterans Day in the new facilities. The vets plan to visit Beloit cemeteries for ceremonies put on […]

Beloit Meals on Wheels Established an Agency Endowment Fund

This endowment will help to contribute to the ongoing mission of delivering warm, nutritious meals to the elderly, ill and handicapped in the Greater Beloit Area, along with furnishing needed services and information to promote dignity and independence. The Beloit Meals On Wheels, Inc. program was established in 1971 by a dedicated group of community […]

“Check of Hope” William Barth – Beloit Daily News

Beloit Daily News | 8/17/2011 editorial here. FOR YEARS NOW, in editorial after editorial, I’ve been writing about the obvious: For Beloit, for Wisconsin, for America, the future will be won or lost in the classroom. Unfortunately, though, there’s a cruel convergence of trends undermining academic progress. As the family structure has bent and sometimes […]

Beloit Health Systems

Beloit Health Systems implemented a 3-phase plan to expand and renovate its Emergency Room.  The Stateline Community Foundation is a proud to partner with the hospital in this worthy endeavor.

Susan Sweetin – SCF Newsletter Signup Winner!

Our recent newsletter subscription campaign turned out to be a great success on several accounts. Indeed we were able to welcome many more community-minded people to opting in to be in the loop on updates regarding the Stateline Community Foundation and our programs. We’d offered up an Apple iPad for the winner of the drawing […]

LIHF – The Lifecourse Initiative for Healthy Families

In response, the Wisconsin Partnership Program of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health have launched a $10 million initiative to investigate and address the high incidence of African-American infant mortality in the state. Efforts are being undertaken in Beloit, Kenosha, Milwaukee and Racine to improve the health status of African Americans […]