The River Falls Community Foundation is accepting applications for its Big Idea Grant.
Individuals, groups, and businesses, troops and organizations from the River Falls area who have an innovative, community-minded project may apply. Applicants must have a 501(c)(3) designation as fiscal agent or partner.
In 2019, the River Falls Public Library received a grant to create the Big Fun Lab, a pop-up indoor play and exploration space for babies through tweens and their families.
In 2018, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Wisconsin-St. Croix Valley Region to support the development of Sporting World, a used sporting goods store at 707A N. Main St.
In 2020, the foundation committed its Big Idea grant dollars to the COVID-19 Response Fund.
Applications for 2021 are open and must be received by midnight Aug. 2.