Helping Donors Make a Difference

Stage for the Performing Arts

Cedarburg Library Community Room

Big Brothers Big Sisters

HeartSafe Wisconsin

Riveredge Nature Center Naturalist in Residence

Best Buddies

Cedarburg Art Museum Beer Garden

Pioneer Village Multi-Purpose Facility

Ozaukee Family Services

GCF is a philanthropic organization that uses private funding to support projects and programs that enhance the quality of life in the greater Cedarburg community.
2020 GCF Virtual Gala – Now Live!
September 14th-16th
The GCF Board excitedly welcomes you to the 2020 Virtual Gala. Each Day offers a brief video highlighting different types of grants GCF has made. These grants are possible because of your generous support and commitment to our community. Thank you!
CLICK HERE for Day 1
CLICK HERE for Day 2
CLICK HERE for Day 3


Donations of $1000 or more receive a Robb Helf Cedarburg Print – CLICK HERE for details
Please Note – the Greater Cedarburg Foundation (GCF) is an affiliate of the Greater Milwaukee Foundation (GMF). Your receipt will reference GMF.
2020 Virtual Gala  – Now Live!
September 14th-16th
Bill Wernecke Sr. Receives 18th Annual Civic Award
Bill Wernecke Sr. is the 18th Annual Civic Award Recipient. Bill and his late wife, Sue’s, countless contributions are evident in many different aspects of our communtiy. Bill’s lifetime of leadership has truly helped to make the Greater Cedarburg area a better place.
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PAST RECIPIENTS:
See who has been recognized for their contributions to the community.
2020 Grant Recipients & Special Awards to Support Families during COVID-19 Announced
We are proud to award nearly $40,000 to eight area non-profits as part of our 2020 grant cycle. Further, we granted an additional $25,000 in funds to three local non-profit organizations to provide help ASAP to families in need impacted by COVID-19. Thanks, Greater Cedarburg, for your support! 
8 Regular Grants Awarded in Addition to Three Special Awards:
Check Out the projects we funded in 2019.