Upcoming Events

May 25, 2019 in Madison
Fish Fry: Comedy, Opera, and a Secret Recipe Event Details »

May 25, 2019 in Madison
Fish Fry: Comedy, Opera, and a Secret Recipe Event Details »

May 26, 2019 in Madison
Fish Fry: Comedy, Opera, and a Secret Recipe Event Details »

May 28, 2019 in Mequon
From Good Will to Good Work-Lecture Series-Raising Suburban Children for Success in a Multicultural Democracy Event Details »

May 28, 2019 in Gays Mills
Stories from the Flood-Story Workshop-Gays Mills Public Library Event Details »

The WHC grant program supports projects big and small in communities all over the state.

We want to fund your big idea and help the humanities continue to thrive in Wisconsin!

Announcing $109,587 in grant awards this spring!

  We are so incredibly proud of the way our grant program provides crucial funds to support homegrown efforts in communities large and small – more

3/08
From the Director: The Shutdown, Wisconsin Humanities Council, and You

You don’t know what you have until it’s gone, right? Congress declared in 1965 that “Democracy demands wisdom and vision in its citizens,” then passed the bill that created the National Endowment for the Humanities.

1/18
From the Director: Taking Care of Local Treasures

Libraries are local treasures, especially in rural communities. The WHC stepped up to help small libraries devastated by floods in 2018.

12/20