Thank you for considering a tax-deductible donation.

Please use the form below to make your contribution. We have options available for all budgets. Every dollar counts. Thank you!

Giving Levels

Gold Donor


Silver Donor


Bronze Donor


Friends of VMPC

Any amount

Your donation is tax-deductible. Veterans Memorial Pool Campaign is a charitable project of La Crosse Neighborhoods, Inc., a registered 501c3. 

If you have questions or would like to discuss donation options, please call one of our volunteers at (608) 492-4392.

Why Does Your Donation Matter?

Project features, furnishings, and amenities which the city has designated for campaign funds includes: 

  • Facility & Landscape Features:
    Plants, trees, irrigation system, shade structures, gate, perimeter fence, bollards, storefront double doors, admissions desk, flagpole, memorial wall
  • Furnishings:
    Benches, deck furniture, lifeguard chairs & equipment, lockers, picnic tables & umbrellas, signage, trash receptacles, basketball hoops, bike racks
  • Other Amenities:
    Waterslide, starting blocks, swim lanes lines, diving board, underwater & security lighting, deck shower, drinking fountain

Two Ways to Donate

Consider completing a pledge & donation form.  It is not required, but allows you to provide additional information regarding your gift—just complete & return.  CLICK HERE.

1) Online with a card or PayPal account

No fee, preferred:  Facebook & PayPal Giving Fund (you can use a credit/debit with an account)

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4.8% fee:  PayPal (without an account) using your credit/debit card

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2) By Mail

Please make your pledge or check payable to: 

Veterans Memorial Pool Campaign

Then mail it to:

La Crosse Neighborhoods, Inc.
PO Box 1661
La Crosse WI 54602

Or email your pledge to:

Donor Recognition Choices

Gold, Silver, & Bronze Donors

  • Recognized by giving level on the Wall of Support

Gold & Silver Donor

  • Gift dedicated to select pool facility areas, equipment, and amenities
  • City family pool pass for 2019 season

Bronze Donor

  • Twelve pack of City daily pool passes for 2019

All Donors

  • Gift named in memory or recognition of a veteran, individual/family, or business/organization
  • Name published on the campaign website and Community Campaign Donor Log at the pool
  • Invited to special campaign donor event

Campaign Wall of Support

Gold, Silver & Bronze level gifts ($1,000+) will be recognized by giving level inside the bathhouse*.

*Example 3’x4′ single panel concept shown here is subject to change

Current Donor List

Gold Donors ($10,000+)

  • Ho-Chunk Nation District 2

  • Campaign Steering Team & Volunteers

  • Philip & Melissa Gelatt Foundation

  • Anonymous Family Foundation #1

  • Sarah Jane Gelatt Gephart

  • Anonymous Family Foundation #2

  • LAX Community Foundation

  • Village Shopping Center

  • Grandview Emerson Neighborhood Assoc.

  • Russell L. & Vera M. Smith Foundation
  • Gundersen Health System
  • John & Kathy Reinhart Family Foundation
  • Fortney Family

Silver Donors ($5,000+)

…coming soon

Bronze Donors ($1,000+)

…coming soon

Friends of VMPC

…coming soon

  • Percent of Fundraising Goal Achieved 100% 100%

Amount Pledged & Donated

Funding Goal