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SPARC to host Spring Candidate Forum March 16

  Learn More about Local Candidates at Community Forum on March 16! Members of the Sun Prairie community are invited to attend a conversation with candidates for Sun Prairie City Council and Sun Prairie School Board on Friday, March 16, … Continue reading

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SPARC Student Action Grants Reward Student Innovation & Leadership

The Sun Prairie Action Resource Coalition (SPARC) is offering grants up to $500 to student groups that want to start or continue projects that find solutions for challenges impacting our community and/or schools. Priority will be given to projects that … Continue reading

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Apply today! SPARC Student Action Grant deadline Feb. 28, 2017

ATTENTION STUDENTS in Sun Prairie Schools grades 8-12! The deadline for the next round SPARC STUDENT ACTION GRANT applications is Feb. 28, 2018! Talk to your team about how YOU can make a difference in our community and apply today. Winning … Continue reading

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#GiveLocal: A Guide to Giving in Sun Prairie

LIVE LOCAL, GIVE LOCAL! Are you looking for ways to #GiveLocal this season? There are many ways you can give of your time, your money, and your talents year-round, but here are 5 easy ways you can make the holidays … Continue reading

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SPARC Student Action Grants to Support Student Problem-Solving

October 2, 2017 SPARC STUDENT ACTION GRANTS to support student problem-solving Students in Sun Prairie public schools are being challenged to tackle big problems with creative solutions. Starting this fall, students in Sun Prairie public schools grades 8-12 can apply … Continue reading

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Be a HUNGER HERO! Help hungry students in Sun Prairie today!

UPDATE! Hunger Heroes in the news! Click here for the NBC-15 story on our efforts to make a difference for students and families in Sun Prairie! One of the things we love most about living in Sun Prairie is how … Continue reading

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SPARC to host “Assault on Democracy” event April 16

Sun Prairie Action Resource Coalition (SPARC) will host a meeting of regional movers & shakers on April 16 from 12-3 pm at the Westside Community Service Building in Sun Prairie, and all are welcome to attend.  The Progressive Partners of … Continue reading

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Support Sun Prairie Community Schools!

The following letter has been sent to our mayor and City Council members as well as local media. The school district and the City have both been asked to contribute $60,000 to cover the staffing costs to make Community Schools … Continue reading

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SPARC Local Action Fund board to meet July 30

The SPARC Local Action Fund board will meet on Thursday, July 30 at 1pm at Salvatore’s Tomato Pies, 503 W. Main St, Sun Prairie, WI. Agenda: Review minutes of last meeting Old Business Program updates and 2014-2015 summary Plans for … Continue reading

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SPARC needs your help with Annual Garage Sale Fundraiser

Support a great cause & connect with local friends at our 4th annual SPARC Garage Sale April 30-May 2, 2015, 751 Eddington Drive Hours: Thursday April 30: 7:30am – 5:30pm Friday May 1: 7:30am – 5:30pm Saturday May 2: 8 … Continue reading

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