Forward Janesville Ambassador Grant Program

The Forward Janesville Ambassadors launched a Grant Program in 2015 to support and advance the educational, cultural and economic interests of the community in which we work and live.

2019 Recipients: ECHO Inc, Paddy's Paws, KANDU Industries, Inc., Rock County Historical Society

Gary Bersell, KANDU Industries, Inc.
 Karen Lisser, ECHO Inc.
 Nate Fuller, Rock County Historical Society
 JoLynn Burden & Rex, Paddy's Paws

                              [Photo Credits:  Megan O'Leary Photography]


- GIFTS Men's Shelter
2016 - Community Action of Rock & Walworth Counties to support their Fatherhood Initiatives program.

Project 16:49 to support unaccompanied, homeless youth to take action to achieve their goals.
YWCA of Rock County to support the purchase of bunk beds for their facility. 
HealthNet of Rock County to improve the oral health of our community and provide dentures to patients who have no other means of obtaining them. 2018
ECHO, Incfor the Suds For Hope program.
KANDU Industries, Inc. for their Inclusion Solutions for Communications program.
Paddy's Paws, for their transport van fund.
Rock County Historical Society, for their Francis Willard School House preservation efforts.


Completed applications can be sent to:

Forward Janesville
14 South Jackson Street - Suite 200
Janesville, WI  53548
Click here to download the application!

Grant applications will be accepted through October 31, 2019 at 5 pm from non-profit organizations who are members in good standing with Forward Janesville (additional eligibility & exclusions may apply.)

2019 Ambassador Grant Committee:
Leah Kluge (YMCA of Northern Rock County) • Marjorie Dorn (Hedberg Public Library) • Verna Saladino (Briggs Realty) • Terri Moldenhauer (Hagen CPA LLC) • Patricia Leak (First Weber) • Jenny Revels ( Revels Consulting) • Nancy McDonald (City of Janesville)