Foundation / Corporation
Mackinac Island Community Foundation (MICF)
Grants ranging between $100 to $1,500 to Mackinac Island, Michigan nonprofits and agencies for projects that focus on arts and humanities, education, social service, youth, community enrichment, environmental awareness and protection, health and wellness, or the horse tradition on Mackinac Island. The Foundation is dedicated to improving and enriching life for residents and visitors of Mackinac Island.
Highest priority is given to those applications that meet one or more of the following criteria:
- Enables an organization to better carry out its purpose in the community
- Enhances cooperation among organizations
- Creates programs to meet emerging needs
- Builds new approaches to meet existing needs
- Benefits a large percentage of people
GrantWatch ID#: 156931
Grants normally range from $100 to $1,500.
To be eligible to receive a grant, an applicant should qualify under Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regulations as a tax-exempt, charitable 501(c)(3) organization, be part of a municipal or educational organization, or a group with a recognizable charitable purpose.
Since the mission of the Mackinac Island Community Foundation is to enhance the quality of life for people on Mackinac Island, projects and programs which affect island residents will take priority.
Grants will NOT be made to individuals.
Grants are normally not made for operating expenses, annual fundraising campaigns, political campaigns, loans, sectarian purposes, or deficit funding.
Applications are due April 1 and October 1.
Prospective grant applicants are encouraged to contact the Foundation to discuss their proposal and obtain more information about the grant making process. Application forms are available online, at the Foundation office, or by e-mail.
Email one copy of the application to Stephani McGreevy. Cover sheet may be submitted separately.
Grants are awarded twice each year in June and December, and on rare occasions in emergencies.
Award announcements are made by mail and at community gatherings. Generally, grant requests that have been denied are not reconsidered.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
If you have questions about the application, please contact Stephanie McGreevy, executive director, at 906/847-3701 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mackinac Island Community Foundation
P.O. Box 1933,
Mackinac Island, MI 49757
USA: Michigan: Mackinac Island