Jacob’s SWAG Foundation Inc. was created to be a tax-exempt program with no stock holders and no employees. Instead it is run by volunteers whose lives has been affected by tragedy. The Foundation helps schools and other programs provide education and help to children and families to increase the awareness of suicide by offering financial support for those programs. Although the SWAG Foundation is based out of Monroe, WI, its help is not limited to just Monroe.
Jacob’s SWAG Foundation Inc. is established in memory of our son, brother and friend, Jacob Ellefson. Jacob was a young man who passed away on June 7, 2012, by taking his own life. He was funny, loving and vibrant young man who is truly missed by all who knew him.
Donate to the Jacob’s SWAG Foundation today. Donations to the foundation are used to help support suicide awareness in the Monroe-Green County, Wisconsin area. All donations made to the Jacob’s SWAG Foundation are tax deductible under the 501 (c)(3) status.
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Jacob's SWAG Foundation is excited to announce our upcoming event, Dance the Night Away, Saturday, September 7th, 2019. The event will be held at the local Hawk's Mill Winery in Browntown, WI. There will be Wine Pull from 7pm till 10pm and Wine Ring Toss. Rock Rebel...read more
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WE DID IT... Thank you to all the amazing community members, our family and friends that stopped up and packed a Farmer Appreciation Bag. We reached our goal in packing 800 bags. It was a beautiful day, to see all the booths around the square. We live in a...read more