Strengthening families to strengthen the community
CFRC has classrooms in each of the two elementary schools in the Seymour Community School District.
Rock Ledge Primary Center
330 West Hickory Street
Seymour, WI 54165
Black Creek Elementary/Middle School
308 East Burdick Street
Black Creek, WI 54106
CFRC Board & Staff
- Hilary Kemp, President
- Lindsey Kraft, Vice President
- Brooke Sumner, Secretary
- Jessica Schmoll, Treasurer
- Rosie Wurl, Board Director
- Elizabeth Timmins, Board Director
- Vacant, Board Director
- Corinn Sevcik, Executive Director
- Tammy Nachtwey, PACE Facilitator/Me & My Family Coordinator
- Wanda Holtz, PACE Facilitator
CFRC is a partner agency of United Way Fox Cities within the Strengthening Families impact area. Seymour Community School District provides in-kind support in the form of classrooms located in both elementary schools, and access to e-mail, telephones, copy machines, and general use of facilities. CFRC also holds annual fundraising events like Winterfest Carnival and Autumn Extravaganza.
CFRC relies on the generosity of local individuals and businesses to fulfill our mission of "Strengthening families to strengthen the community." Please remember CFRC when making charitable contributions. CFRC is a 501(c)3 non-profit charitable organization, offering parenting education, resources and support, while providing opportunities for fun time spent together. Donations can be mailed to (please indicate if you would like a receipt for your donation):
330 W. Hickory Street
Seymour, WI 54165.
330 W. Hickory Street
Seymour, WI 54165.
Other ways to give to CFRC:
- Donate to CFRC via AmazonSmile. Whenever you shop: smile.amazon.com, Amazon will donate .5% of the purchase price of eligible products directly to us! Use this link to go directly to the web site to support CFRC.
- Donate your Thrivent Financial Choice Dollars® to CFRC:
- Click on this link
- Login and enter your ID and password
- Find the number of Choice Dollars available to direct
- Search for Community Family Resource Centers Inc.
- Click "Direct Now"
In 1997, the Social Influences on Early Development and Learning class at the University of Wisconsin Green Bay was presented with the opportunity to assist the Black Creek community with establishing a family resource center using money from a GOALS 2000 grant. Student research, combined with information from a Seymour Community School District needs assessment developed during the GOALS 2000 grant process, indicated a strong need for family support and parent/child education among parents of birth to five-year olds in the community. The Family Resource Center was officially established in the fall of 1998 in the Black Creek Elementary/Middle School.
As a Graduate Degree project in 2002, two Seymour Elementary School teachers researched the need for a family resource center in the Seymour community. This research also established a need for a family support program and parent/child education in the Seymour community. The new family resource center was located in the Seymour Middle School. Since both resource centers were located within the Seymour School District and housed within district schools, the programs were consolidated and Community Family Resource Centers, Inc. (CFRC) was formed. The Seymour site began programming in the fall of 2003.
The school district then hired a new business manager who thought the resource center should be a separate entity from the school. To that end, the school district paid the attorney fees and assisted in establishing Community Family Resource Centers, Inc. as a 501(c)(3) organization in March 2004. In June 2005, we became our own fiscal agent, apart from the Seymour Community School District. The school district continues to house both locations and provides a tremendous amount of in-kind assistance.
Community Family Resource Centers, Inc. became an agency of the United Way Fox Cities in December 2002.
Check out CFRC's 2016 Annual Report.