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Ypsilanti Area Community Fund (YACF) Grant Program

Grants to Greater Ypsilanti Area, Michigan
Nonprofits to Enhance the Quality of Life

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation (AAACF) - Ypsilanti Area Community Fund (YACF)

Conf. Date:


Deadline Date:

11/14/17 5:00 PM


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Grants to Greater Ypsilanti Area, Michigan nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life for local residents. Applicants are required to attend the September 26, October 4, or October 12 information sessions. Local organizations are invited to request support for community programs and projects.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 162499

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Additional Eligibility Criteria:

AAACF welcomes grant applications from 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations whose programs and services benefit the people of Washtenaw County and Plymouth, MI.

The Ypsilanti Area Community Fund will award grants to support local organizations and programs that serve Ypsilanti residents.

Pre-proposal Conference:

All applicants are required to attend an Information Session. These sessions will be held in place of the grant inquiry phone calls that have taken place in the past.

-Session 1: September 26, 1:30 - 2:30 PM @ Ypsilanti District Library-Michigan

-Session 2: October 4, 10:30 - 11:30 AM @ Ypsilanti District Library-Whittaker

-Session 3: October 12, 3:30 - 4:30 PM @ EMU Student Center: Room 330

Pre-Application Information:

The application will be available mid-October.

The application deadline is November 14, 2017 at 5:00 PM.

Funding decisions will be made in mid-December

More information about the Ypsilanti Area Community Fund may be found here:

More information about the AAACF application process may be found here:

More information about AAACF funding opportunities and deadlines may be found here:


Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

RSVP for one of the three information sessions:

Register online to apply:

Maryellen Ferro, Community Investment Officer

Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation
301 North Main Street, Suite 300
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

P: 734-663-0401
F: 734-663-3514

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