Benton Community Fund

The Benton Community Fund was established in 2011 to provide a permanent endowment for the support of our community. It is a sub-component of the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin.

The Benton Community Fund awards grants annually to local non-profit organizations striving to improve and enhance life in Benton. The Fund is led by a volunteer advisory board which initiates fundraising activities and determines the annual grant awards. Grant application deadline is July 1st.

Donations to the Benton Community Fund are appreciated at any time, and all gifts are tax deductible. Gifts may be mailed to Benton Community Fund, PO Box 8125, Janesville, WI  53547, or made securely online via the Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin website at Be sure to let us know if your gift is in memory or honor of someone.