Foundation Events

Parent Category: Foundation
The Columbus Community Hospital Foundation holds various events throughout the year to assist in raising awareness & funds for Columbus Community Hospital.

2018 Events

Volley for a Cause & Tackle for a Cure • 6 Schools - 1 Cause
Support your local volleyball & football teams as they join the CCH Foundation in the fight against breast cancer!
Currently, 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer during their lifetime.  The best prevention is early detection!  Proceeds from these events will go toward bringing new, state-of-the-art mammography equipment to CCH.  The use of 3-D Mammography has shown a 41% increase in detecting invasive breast cancers!  

Come to one or more of our Pink Out Nights and show your support!
October 2 - Volleyball at Cambria-Friesland (vs. Green Lake Princeton)
October 2 - Volleyball at Marshall (vs. Belleville)
October 2 - Volleyball at Pardeeville (vs. Fall River)
October 5 - Football at Columbus (vs. Luther Prep)
October 5 - Football at Fall River (vs. Cambria-Friesland)
October 9 - Volleyball at Columbus (vs. Lakeside Lutheran)
October 9 - Volleyball at Rio (vs. Johnson Creek & University Lake)
October 11 - Volleyball at Fall River (vs. Central Wisconsin Christian)

Join the fight, because together we are stronger!  Raffles, t-shirts, bake sales, concession sales, 50/50's, silent auctions, jersey auctions, and other support opportunities will be available at each event!
To find out more contact Kristi Line at 920-623-1370 or to donate to the cause click here!

Estate Planning Seminar
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 • Holy Family Parish Marshall, WI 
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Please join us for a FREE educational session on Estate Planning, Charitable Giving and an overview of the NEW Tax Reform laws!
You will hear from a panel of experts including financial advisors, estate attorneys, CPAs and more. 
A FREE lunch will be served following the presentation and open question and answer time will be allotted.

To RSVP for the event or more information, please contact Kristi Line at 920-623-1370 or

Hoops for a Cure
December 2018 - February 2019
Dates TBA

For more information on how your team can get involved or to become a T-shirt Sponsor for the 2018-2019 seasons, 
please contact Kristi Line at 920-623-1370 or

Thank You!
Toasts and Tastes
Thank you to our sponsors, donors and guests for supporting Toasts and Tastes this year.  Our wine and beer tasting raised over $9,500 toward the new mammography equipment and the General Endowment!   Save the date for next year's event: Friday, April 26, 2019.  If you are interested in sponsoring a wine or beer tasting table at next year's event, please contact Kristi Line at 920-623-1370 or 

25th Annual Golf Classic
What an amazing event! Together we raised over $19,000 to support the endowment & the new 3D Mammography Equipment coming to CCH in 2019. Thank you to all of the golfers, sponsors, donors and volunteers for your incredible support.  For opportunities on how you can be involved in next year's event, please contact Kristi Line at 920-623-1370 or 

14th Annual Chicken Shoot
Thank you to everyone who joined us at the Rio Conservation Club for our annual trap shooting event!  It was a beautiful day that raised over $10,500 toward the endowment and 3D mammography!  We had over 100 shooters come out to show their support.  A special thank you to all of our guests and sponsors who came together to help shoot out breast cancer!  Mark your calendars for next year's 15th Anniversary of the event, as we head to the North Bristol Sportsman's Club on August 10, 2019!

Foundation Scholarship

Parent Category: Foundation

The Columbus Community Hospital Foundation offers two different scholarships for those interested in pursuing a career in nursing.

The Ruth Kohlwey Nursing Scholarship
In Memory of Ruth Kohlwey, this scholarship is made possible through the generosity of the Kohlwey family and the Columbus Community Hospital staff. The Kohlwey Scholarship is available to CCH employees who are attending Nursing School.

The Stare Nursing Scholarship
In Memory of Fredrick A. Stare and Nina I. Stare, the Stare Scholarship is available to Columbus High School Students who wish to prepare themselves through further education for a career as a Registered Nurse in the medical or public health field.

For more information regarding these scholarships and to obtain an application form, please call 920-623-1370.