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The Wisconsin Rural Opportunities Foundation Team

Please meet the WROF, Inc team below. Use the contact form below to share your thoughts with us.  Your message will go directly to the WROF, Inc. team, who will personally take care of your request. We are delighted to serve you!

Giving to the WROF – Sharing your Ideas:

To discuss how giving to the WROF, Inc can extend your values and heart for supporting those pursuing education to use in rural Wisconsin contact Marcy Heim, the Executive Director.  To share your ideas, inspiration and thoughts regarding  creating a vibrant future for rural Wisconsin also reach out to Marcy or members of our Board of Directors.

Marcy Heim, CSP, PLCC, CFRE
Executive Director

608.772.6777 or 608.535.1057 | or
2679 Fahey Glen, Madison, WI 53711

WROF EIN: 390857592




Newsletter subscription, Facebook page, Address updates:


Picture of Michelle Livanos, WROF Marketing Director with her dog, a small red heeler mix named Rosie MaeMichelle Livanos, Marketing Director
608.535.1057 |
PO Box 46522, Madison, WI 53744

Having worked a decade in the nonprofit world, Michelle joins WROF, Inc as Marketing Director. Michelle is excited to join WROF’s mission in sustaining Wisconsin’s rural communities. While growing up, Michelle has lived in many places around the country and the world – but the place that evokes the fondest memories is a rural community in Maryland. She will share the impact WROF, Inc. has made to rural Wisconsin through social media, blogs, newsletters, and news releases. Need to update your address or contact information? Contact Michelle so we can keep you updated on the latest news. Do you have a story to share to show how WROF, Inc’s scholarships and program support have made a difference for you? Share your story with us by contacting Michelle! Be sure to follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn and sign up for our newsletter.


Educational Partners Support, Scholarship Check Status, Loan Applications: 

Sally Balson, Office Manager
608.535.1057 |
PO Box 46522, Madison, WI 53744

As the WROF, Inc Office Manager, Sally tackles the increasingly complex investment and financial processes of the WROF.

Contact Sally with your questions on award checks, loan processes, to notify us of your selected students and Award Recipient Information Sheet, to share if a student is no longer eligible to receive our award, award agreements, and timelines.  Any changes to your award recipients will be approved jointly by Sally and the Executive Director.


For information about applying for a WROF, Inc. scholarship, please contact the educational institution directly. 

For information about applying for a WROF, Inc. PREMIER SCHOLAR award, contact Michelle Livanos at  Applications are available online only from this website. No mail forms will be accepted.