Global Initiatives Week

November 2021 Virtual GIWeek information coming soon! Save the date: November 12-19, 2021

Global Initiatives Week (GIW) is a weeklong celebration of the Coulee Region’s global connections since November 2013. The week showcases the cultural, social and economic value of our community through a variety of activities held during the week, including dance, cuisine, art, film, speakers, and more.

How to get involved

Any organization in the La Crosse region is welcome to plan and/or host an event as part of this week’s celebration. There is no cost to promote your event as part of Global Initiatives Week.

Similarly, anyone is welcome to participate in the events during the week. Certain events may be appropriate for specific audiences (e.g. children, adults, families) depending on the content.

  • Watch the following website for more information for the 2021 event.