$50,000 Nilsestuen Gift Benefits UW-River Falls

The Morris Foundation provided a gift of $50,000 to the University of Wisconsin River Falls to honor Rod Nilsestuen on Friday, March 30, 2012. The $50,000 gift will create the Rod Nilsestuen Visiting Scholar Program, a program that will carry out Rod’s legacy of land stewardship, farmland preservation and sustainability. In addition, the Morris Foundation announced at the Nilsestuen Legacy Event, that it intends to expand its mission to incorporate Rod’s interests into other programs and future activities of the Foundation. Read More…