La Crosse Promise Board of Directors, Advisors and Staff

Board of Directors Officers Margaret Dihlmann-Malzer – President  Retired, Mayo Clinic Health System Denise Vujnovich – Vice President Vice President for Student Development & Success – Western Technical College Brad Sturm  –  Secretary/Treasurer CEO – Coulee Bank Ralph Heath – Ex-offico President  Managing Partner, Author – Synergy Leadership Group Brian A. Liesinger– Executive Director La Crosse Promise _______________________________________________ Andrew […]

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New Promise Homes Being Built This Summer!

Read all about it in our June newsletter!

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Neighborhood Time Travels Walking Tours Start June 15!

La Crosse Promise “Neighborhood Time Travels” Walking Tour Series starts Thursday, June 15.  Join storyteller Michael Scott (left), the creator of La Crosse’s Old School Variety Show, on this leisurely FREE tour highlighting the history and heritage of the Washburn and Powell-Poage-Hamilton Neighborhoods that are eligible for LaCrosse Promise Scholarships.  Tour begins (light rain or […]

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Demolition Planned for June 12 to Make Way for the Next La Crosse Promise Scholarship Eligible Home

Watch media coverage: News 8   La Crosse Tribune                     La Crosse, WI (June 7, 2017) – A condemned property in the Powell-Poage-Hamilton neighborhood in La Crosse will soon be transformed into a new home and will come with a new opportunity for $50,000 in scholarship funds for a […]

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May 2017 Newsletter

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La Crosse Promise Featured on WLSU’s “Newsmakers”

La Crosse Promise Scholarship Homeowner Lissa Carlson, Executive Director Brian A. Liesinger, La Crosse County Development Specialist Brian Fukuda May 11, 2017 — What a tremendous honor to be featured on this show.   Listen up!  

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Future Center Job Fairs Scheduled for April 19 and April 26

La Crosse Promise Future Centers Holding Summer Employment Fairs April 19 and April 26 at Logan and Central High Schools La Crosse, WI (April 10, 2017) – The La Crosse Promise Future Centers are hosting Summer Job Fairs at both Central and Logan High Schools.  Dates and times: Wed., April 19 at Logan High School  11:00 […]

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La Crosse Promise Receives Mayor’s Neighborhood Revitalization Award

La Crosse, WI (March 29, 2017) – La Crosse Promise is pleased to announce that they are the recipient of the 2017 Bridge Building Organization Award presented by Mayor Tim Kabat at the annual La Crosse Mayor’s Neighborhood Expo. The award from the mayor reads: “You have demonstrated tremendous dedication to our community. By working together, […]

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Ready to become a La Crosse Promise Scholarship Family? February 2017 Newsletter

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La Crosse Promise Names Liesinger New Executive Director

La Crosse, WI (February 3, 2017) – Following an extensive search, the La Crosse Promise Board of Directors has hired Brian Liesinger as their next executive director. Liesinger brings a wide range of experience, having worked as a journalist, educator, communications specialist, and non-profit CEO. “In La Crosse Promise, I have discovered so many people—board […]

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