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Grants to Shiawassee County Area, Michigan Nonprofits,
Schools, and Agencies for Programs that Benefit the Community

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Shiawassee Community Foundation (SCF)

Deadline Date:

02/01/19 4:00 PM EST Receipt or Postmarked by date

Description:

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Grants to Shiawassee County, Michigan nonprofits, schools, health and human services organizations, municipalities, and government entities for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support projects that serve a charitable purpose. The Foundation provides support through the funds listed below:

PFC Shane W. Cantu Memorial Fund:
The purpose of this fund is to support veterans’ programs and/or projects in the Shiawassee County area.

Alford and Alice Emmert Youth Fund:
The Alford and Alice Emmert Youth Fund was established to promote education and training that promotes leadership for youth in Shiawassee County. The purpose of this fund is to fund activities, experiences and education and training that promote leadership and advance learning in citizenship, academics, agriculture, natural sciences, music and photography. Fund individuals and small groups striving for excellence in the above areas. Fund individuals and small groups with disabilities striving for skills.

Funding requests are considered from FFA; 4-H; Scouts, Farm Bureau; Society of American Foresters; music, band, or photography clubs; or academic groups/clubs that serve individuals with disabilities.

Excluded from consideration are programs designed as anti-drug, anti-smoking, teen pregnancy, athletics and programs that promote animal rights and environmental protectionism and preservationism and any program developed and advocated by an animal rights group.

Memorial Healthcare and Memorial Healthcare Foundation Community Health and Education Fund:
In 1998, Memorial Healthcare and Memorial Healthcare Foundation elected to establish this field of interest fund at the Shiawassee Community Foundation. The mission of this fund is to provide support for health education activities and programs proposed by other community organizations that are designed to enhance community health and wellness.

The purpose of this fund is to support schools, health and human service organizations, municipalities, and other government entities in health outreach programs primarily serving residents of Shiawassee County.

Include in the application a summary of how your project will enhance the health status or health awareness of primarily Shiawassee County residents and the geographical area that will be served by this grant.

Montgomery Family Fund:
Helen Montgomery Moore established this fund to support conservation, recreation, the arts and children or individuals with special needs. The purpose of this fund is to award grants for programs or projects that will benefit conservation, recreation, the arts, or children/individuals with special needs in Shiawassee County.

Playground Restoration and Maintenance Fund:
In 1998, the Cook Family Foundation established this endowment fund to provide materials and supplies to volunteer groups who commit to repair or enhance public playgrounds and other recreational facilities for youth in Shiawassee County.

Debra Wegman Memorial Fund:
This fund offers a scholarship and operating funds for the Foundation and a grant for local organizations. Grants may be awarded to 501(c)(3) non-profits, schools, municipal organizations, health and human service organizations, or governmental entities. Preference is given to programs focusing on healthcare, education, arts and theatre, community improvement, ministry and spiritual enrichment, beautification projects (especially water-related projects), youth programs, senior programs, or other unmet charitable needs.

Russell and Annabelle Woodard Family Fund:
The purpose of this fund is to be used to benefit family, youth, beautification, and preservation projects in Shiawassee County.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 180227

Estimated Size of Grant:

PFC Shane W. Cantu Memorial Fund awards funding of up to $5,000.

Alford and Alice Emmert Youth Fund awards funding of up to $1,000.

Memorial Healthcare and Memorial Healthcare Foundation Community Health and Education Fund awards funding of up to $5,000.

Montgomery Family Fund awards funding of up to $800.

Playground Restoration and Maintenance Fund awards funding of up to $1,000.

Debra Wegman Memorial Fund awards funding of up to $1,000.

Russell and Annabelle Woodard Family Fund awards funding of up to $1,000.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Grants are awarded to qualifying organizations including nonprofits that are tax-exempt under Section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, schools, health and human service organizations, municipalities, and other governmental entities that serve a charitable purpose.

Grants cannot be awarded to individuals.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications are due at 4:00 pm EST on February 1, 2019. Mailed applications must be postmarked no later than February 1, 2019.

Return completed grant and required documents by mail, in person, via email, or via fax (details below).

Contact Information:

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

Submit applications to:

By Mail:
Shiawassee Community Foundation
P.O. Box 753
Owosso, MI 48867

In Person:
Shiawassee Community Foundation
217 North Washington
Suite 104
Owosso, MI 48867
(Office Hours are Mon-Fri 9am – 4pm)

Email: lisa@shiacf.org
Fax: (989) 720-7429

If you have any questions, please contact:
Carol Soule: carol@shiacf.org
Lisa Clark at: lisa@shiacf.org
(989) 725-1093

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Michigan: Shiawassee County area