12/23/17 – A Waupun based business was recently awarded a grant from a resource network program located in neighboring Fond du Lac County. Reiki Essentials & Wellness, which offers various types of therapy treatments, meditation, and yoga, received $2,000 dollars from the IGNITE! Entrepreneur grant. The City of Waupun partnered with IGNITE! Business Resource Network to further extend the city’s business and economic development offerings to Waupun-area businesses. Waupun Administrator Kathy Schlieve says the city’s goal is to help businesses, from startup to established, by providing the tools and resources needed to begin, grow, and maintain. Reiki Essentials & Wellness owner Tyra Walters says she applied for the entrepreneur grant because her business was ready to grow.