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Press Release: 2019 Grant Awards



Pace Woods Foundation: 2019 Grant Awards


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Pace Woods Foundation

Shauna Woods, President and Treasurer

(402) 328-8100


Lincoln, Neb., December 13, 2019 - The Pace Woods Foundation is proud to announce the 2019 Grant Awards for the following organizations:

Apostle Islands and Chequamegon Bay Area Community Funds/Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation, Bright Lights Inc., Bryan Foundation, Child Advocacy Center, Friends of Hamilton Humanities, Hastings College Foundation, Junior Achievement of Lincoln, La Pointe Center for the Arts, Lied Center for Performing Arts, Lincoln Midwest Ballet Company, Madeline Island Chamber Music, Madeline Island Historical Preservation Association, Madeline Island Museum, Madeline Island Public Library, Madeline Island Music Camp-Fellowship, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Northeast YMCA of Lincoln, Sheldon Art Association, University of Nebraska Foundation and the Woods Hall Gallery and Studios.

These gifts are the result of careful consideration regarding the betterment of individuals through the arts and education for qualified 501c3 organizations. The Pace Woods Foundation is established in honor of the late F. Pace Woods II of Lincoln, Nebraska and Madeline Island (LaPointe), Wisconsin. The Foundation’s gifts are awarded and distributed based on F. Pace Woods II’s legacy and mission.

“As a charitable organization, we strive to make conscientious and thoughtful decisions regarding the applicants’ requests to further the cause for the arts and education”, commented Shauna Woods, President and Treasurer of Pace Woods Foundation. “We encourage qualified 501c3 organizations to apply by September 1, 2020 for consideration for next year’s awards.”