Root-Pike Watershed Initiative Network (Root-Pike WIN) ($37,500)Root-Pike WIN is one of the environmental non-profits specifically focused on improving water quality in the counties of Racine and Kenosha. As such, Root-Pike WIN has built relationships with many municipal leaders, elected officials, government agencies, and community groups. This $37,500 award will assist Root-Pike WIN as it continues to grow toward financial stability so that it can continue to serve this area. With this funding, Root-Pike WIN intends to develop and implement detailed fundraising and board development plans with professional consultation. Moreover, Root-Pike WIN has set promising financial goals for 2017, which bodes well for this growing conservation group.