KQ98 Cares is a charity fund designed to give support and awareness to local non-profit organizations. Our mission is to highlight the good works happening locally. Each month, we’ll feature a different organization and how their service impacts the Tri-State area. KQ98 is proud to partner with the La Crosse Regional Airport to raise awareness and contribute financial support to these organizations with KQ98 Cares!
Alzheimer’s isn’t waiting, and neither is the Alzheimer’s Association. You can participate in the 2020 walk to end Alzheimer’s to raise awareness and funds to support Alzheimer’s care and research. this year, the walk is virtual and it’s everywhere! KQ98 cares along with the La Crosse Regional Airport and Mattresses and More in Winona are supporting […]
Scouting is a great way for the youth of America from all walks of life to get out and enjoy nature and learn lifelong skills. KQ98 Cares and the La Crosse Regional Airport are sponsoring a hole at the 17th Annual Gateway Golf Outing For Scouting on August 17th. They have a “hole-in-one” contest to […]
Riding horses isn’t just fun, it’s therapeutic. KQ98 Cares and the La Crosse Regional Airport proudly recognize Thunder Rode Therapeutic Riding! Thunder Rode provides confidence building and rehabilitative training to individuals of all ages. With the help of their skilled instructors, they provide assistance to troubled youth, the disabled, and to veterans through equine experiences. […]
You may know that Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit organization helping families build and improve places to call home, but did you realize they offer special programs to improve the lives of veterans too? Habitat For Heroes is their initiative to assisting local veterans in skill development, interaction and support through volunteerism. In addition to […]
KQ98 Cares and the La Crosse Regional Airport proudly support the La Crosse Area Emergence Response Fund. You’ve probably heard about the fund, but you may still be unsure of how exactly how it benefits the community. The Fund is a joint partnership between the La Crosse Community Foundation and Great Rivers United Way. The […]
It’s been a crazy week for all of us! As we take extra precautions to prevent community spread of COVID-19, it’s clear that these measures will make things difficult for many to earn a living. Think of all the service industry workers who rely on tips as income and now find themselves in a position […]
Jumping into a good cause, hundreds of people visited Black River Beach Saturday for the 22nd Annual Polar Plunge in La Crosse. Nearly 400 people pre-registered to take the plunge, raising $60,000 before the event even started, according to Kerry Gloede, a Polar Plunge committee member. She noted the warm weather may have inspired even […]
Opportunity Homes, Inc. is a private non-profit human service agency. The agency provides residential options to individuals experiencing a variety of cognitive and physical disabilities. The focus of service delivery is based on development and enhancement of life skills to promote participation and inclusion in the community. All services are specifically tailored to the individual’s […]
Be freezin’ for a resaon! La Crosse’s premier winter event is back! It’s the Polar Plunge at Black River Beach! Join us on March 7, 2020 as Special Olympics Wisconsin fans raise funds for Special Olympics Wisconsin athletes. KQ98 will also be auctioning off a guitar signed by artists that have visited the La Crosse […]
KQ98 Cares and our friends at Morrie’s of La Crosse invite you to join us for a weekend of Fun and Fundraising and support the good work of Houston Area Cancer Support. Their mission is to provide volunteer services and/or limited monetary support for Houston, MN area individuals diagnosed with cancer and funding for cancer […]
Making a bang in the community while helping youth and veterans get their dream buck, KQ98 Cares and Morrie’s Volkswagen La Crosse donated $500 to the Rutting Ridge Foundation. “This community is just rich with charity and good people, and we need to keep exposing that,” Ryan Riste of Morries said. Rutting Ridge started in […]
Helping make an impact in the community, KQ98 Cares, on behalf of Morrie’s Volkswagen La Crosse, donated $500 each to the Boys and Girls Club of Greater La Crosse and the Center for Breast Care. “Everything we do comes to a good cause, and to finally get to end it by presenting the check is […]
KQ98 Cares and Morrie’s of La Crosse are proud to support the Tactical Recovery Group of La Crosse
KQ98 Cares, with our sponsor Morrie’s of La Crosse, focuses our attention on the Rutting Ridge Foundation, Inc.
Never leave a veteran behind – that’s the motto for this month’s wonderful organization for KQ98 Cares with Morrie’s of La Crosse. The La Crosse Area Veteran Mentor Program is a nonprofit organization offering peer to peer mentoring for veterans. They provide in-dept training sessions for their mentors so they can help guide their peers […]
Today at the La Crosse Center, the Coulee Collaborative to End Homelessness and Project Homeless Connect are doing their part to prevent homelessness. KQ98 Cares and Morrie’s of La Crosse were thrilled to donate $500 to this great event and organization.
This month KQ98 Cares and Morrie’s La Crosse highlight Project Homeless Connect, working to end homelessness in the City of La Crosse. If you or someone you know is at risk of losing housing, join Project Homeless Connect on Thursday, July 25th from 11 AM to 4 PM at the La Crosse Center Ballroom for […]
The seventh annual Big Blue Dragon Boat Festival returns to Copeland Park on Saturday, June 22nd. Hosted by Mayo Clinic Health System and the Boys & Girls Club of Greater La Crosse, the dragon boat races will take place on the Black River. Equal parts sporting and spectacle, the Big Blue Dragon Boat Festival promotes fitness and […]
Serving 30 counties in three states, Freedom Honor Flight flies veterans to Washington D.C. to visit the memorials built in their honor. This moving and impactful mission is supported solely through donations and run by volunteers and for this reason, KQ98 Cares along with Morrie’s of La Crosse highlight their good work. Join us in […]