News

September 20, 2021

The Community Foundation and Michigan Women Forward are bringing microlending to local entrepreneurs

The Community Foundation is making a $250,000 investment into Michigan Women Forward (MWF) for the purpose of making microloans to […]
September 15, 2021

2021 Memorials

Mary Kuhr Mary H. Kuhr age 71 of Fair Haven, MI. passed September 13, 2021.  She was born April 14, […]
September 10, 2021

Come Home attracts two families back to the area

Children and their teachers are returning to the classroom, and one math educator at Fort Gratiot Middle School is back […]
September 2, 2021

$15,000 granted to S.C.C.O.R.E. Summer Youth Program

The S.C.C.O.R.E. summer program wrapped up recently with feature day that spotlighted talented local youth, what they learned, and how […]
August 30, 2021

Friend of the Foundation- Phyllis Ledyard

When you hear the name Phyllis Ledyard it might ring a bell because of the important work she has carried […]
August 27, 2021

YAC- Where are they now? – Madeline Price

Continuing our series about former Youth Advisory Council members, our latest spotlight is Madeline (Madi) Price. She was part of […]
August 23, 2021

Women’s Initiative Grant Helped Local Students Graduate

The Community Foundation’s Women’s Initiative granted $10,000 to The Athletic Factory for at-risk student athlete tutoring and helped improve the […]
August 19, 2021

Blue Water Arts Committee Supports Fringe Collective Kinetic Summer Theater Programs

Fringe Collective Kinetic Theatre’s Summer 2021 Theatre, Music and Arts Festival kicked off this past weekend, thanks to a $16,000 […]
August 11, 2021

New $3M performance arts theater one step closer to starting construction in St. Clair

From The Keel If Kathy Vertin has her way, the co-owner of the Snug and Riverbank theaters in Marine City […]
August 9, 2021

GATHER, GIVE, GROW PHILANTHROPY The Community Foundation invites you to join us for the first ever Minority Philanthropy Initiative (MPI) […]
August 6, 2021

A powerhouse in philanthropy, meet two leaders in the Blue Water Area

Sister-in-laws Rasha Demashkieh and Dr. Randa Jundi-Samman may not have been born in the U.S., but that hasn’t stopped them […]
August 3, 2021

Team Up with 100+ Women Who Care Event

Join 100+ like-minded women on Wednesday, September 15th for a night of fun with friends and granting $10,000! “Team Up” […]