La Crosse County Association of Home & Community Education (LAHCE)

The La Crosse County Association for Home and Community Education (LAHCE) is part of the Wisconsin Association for Home and Community Education which is a nonprofit educational organization comprised of member associations in 57 counties in Wisconsin. The organization is unique in that the members extend the information they receive from University faculty and other reliable sources to the membership and community. LAHCE offers many opportunities for lifelong learners to continue to grow and learn. Educational programs are offered in the following areas:

  • Family Well Being
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Cultural Arts
  • International Study
  • Environment
  • Health and Safety
  • Family Financial Managment

In addition to participating in educational programs, members are involved in a number of community service projects benefiting local human service organizations as well as international efforts.  Members offer support to each other through monthly club meetings and social events.

LAHCE Mission Statement
La Crosse County Association for Home and Community Education strives:

TO        promote and strengthen the family unit;
TO        provide opportunities of  self-education for development of potential abilities;
TO        better serve and improve home and community life.

LAHCE Executive Board

President- Sheryl Smith
Vice President- Carolyn Lindeman
Secretary- Cathy Onsager
Treasurer- Mary Jane McKenzie

LAHCE Committee Chairs

Program Coordinator- Lois Hess
Family & Community Life- Leann Kramer
Cultural Arts- Debbie Jodis
Membership & Marketing- Open
Newsletter Editor- Sheryl Smith
WI Bookworms Coordinator- Jeanne Flynn

WAHCE Projects
WI Bookworms TM

Wisconsin Association for Home & Community Education