News

May 9, 2022

Brag Book — Spring 2022

Spring is here and so is our brag book! Our latest issue is full of inspiring and impactful stories highlighting […]
May 5, 2022

Advisor Perspectives: Working with the Community Foundation, Kelly Law Firm

Many professional advisors in our community actively engage with the Community Foundation and work together to make a positive difference […]
May 3, 2022

Nonprofit Workshop

Announcing our next Nonprofit Capacity Building Workshop! Grantwriting June 1st, 2022 9-11AM (11-11:30AM optional networking time) OR June 1st, 2022 […]
May 2, 2022

Continuing community to make impact during retirement — Kathy Swantek

When you see Kathy Swantek at Rotary, a community event, or even Sanborn Gratiot Memorial Home, you would never guess […]
April 29, 2022

Community Foundation grant supports fatherhood program, helping strengthen local families

A Community Foundation grant to support an educational program offered by I.M.P.A.C.T. is helping local fathers understand what it means […]
April 27, 2022

Persistence and support lead to long overdue success for first-generation college student

The path to post-secondary success looks different for everyone. For Community Foundation scholarship recipient Porfirio Garcia, it is an achievement […]
April 25, 2022

Blue Water Recovery & Outreach Center receives grant to complete recovery center renovation

With support from a recent grant from the Community Foundation, Blue Water Recovery & Outreach Center (BWROC) is completing a […]
April 20, 2022

Leonard Center inspired generations of leaders such as Tony Miller

Leadership from previous generations investing in our region’s youth, and community resources such as the James R. Leonard Community Center, […]
April 18, 2022

Foundation Insights: In person or remote?

Last week I joined Jackie and a couple dozen other local stakeholders, volunteers and staff for a small and personal […]
April 14, 2022

Fire Up Grill gets financing help for new food truck

Jalen Hayes Sr. and his growing food business, Fire Up Grill, is the latest micro-business in the Blue Water Area […]
April 11, 2022

Regional trails planning gets $200,000 boost

Regional efforts throughout St. Clair County to complete the remaining gaps in the Bridge to Bay Trail system received a […]
April 4, 2022

MI New Favorite Snack competition coming to Port Huron

From The Voice: New and emerging small snack food businesses in Michigan will be able to compete for $50,000 in […]