Invest in WROF, Inc.

How you can help: Your gift of any size is needed and appreciated!

Your gift to the Wisconsin Rural Opportunities Foundation, Inc. is unique and special. Your support helps a rural Wisconsin resident further their education from a short course to a doctorate. You will create bright futures for rural Wisconsin!

While there are many, many worthy ways for you to invest into the well-being of the citizenry of our State, your gift to WROF touches the lives of young people at ALL educational levels. Your support impacts the very vitality of the Wisconsin rural enterprise.

Gifts to the Wisconsin Rural Opportunities Foundation, Inc. are deductible to the extent allowed by law and are recognized throughout the year in a variety of ways.

AND..consider becoming a Rural Guardian with your monthly gift to support the WROF, Inc!  Your monthly gift of $20.83, when matched by our endowment, provides one $500.00 technical school scholarship helping all of the tech schools in our state! Your gift of $10 will be matched and used to support students at our more than 30 partner schools across the state.

Learn more about WROF!

Give online now:

Send your gift, payable to WROF to:

Wisconsin Rural Opportunities Foundation, Inc.
PO Box 46522
Madison, WI 53744

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WROF Matching Gift Program

Join us in creating 10 new scholarships by meeting our Matching Gift Challenge.

For a limited time the Wisconsin Rural Opportunities Foundation, Inc.,  Board of Directors is offering a special match for all gifts received for new WROF scholarships. The goal is to increase the number of scholarships awarded by TEN!  Scholarships may be supported with a gift each year or by creating an endowment to support the scholarship forever.

Annual scholarships:
$1000. Matched the first year with a second scholarship of $1000.

$20,000*. Matched with a second annual award every year forever.

*Note – $20,000 may be given over 4 years.


Founding Families and Founding Firms

$20,000 – $100,000 Lifetime support

As the Wisconsin Rural Opportunities Foundation, Inc. grows its annual support to new levels, very special founding gifts are needed. Individuals, corporations and organizations who provide a cumulative gift of $20,000 – $100,000 receive life-time recognition, the opportunity to designate specific areas of support and will be listed with the Founding Families/Founding Firms Program donor list. Donors may also choose to invest with the Wisconsin Rural Opportunities Foundation comprehensive educational awards program and know that they are enhancing all post-secondary educational experiences.

Benefactor Family/Firm – $100,000

Investor Family/Firm – $50,000

Founding Family/Firm – $20,000