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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 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 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, […]
March 31, 2022

Friend of the Foundation — Mike Wendling

After seeing the range of Community Foundation’s activities and the impact they have on a small community, Michael “Mike” Wendling […]
March 29, 2022

Bob & Ann Tompert Endowment Fund makes long-term impact on community through unrestricted giving

With the flexibility of unrestricted giving, funds such as the Bob & Ann Tompert Endowment Fund are helping to ensure […]
March 9, 2022

Scholarship for Memphis High School students highlights generations of support for its hometown

The Memphis High School Alumni Association Fund, created by alumni for students at Memphis High School, is one way community […]