To enrich the quality of life in the Shiawassee County region by building sustainable funds from a wide range of donors to fund emerging community needs. For Good. For Ever.

Who We Are

The Shiawassee Community Foundation is a 501 (c) 3 independent public charity offering individuals and institutions a way to give back to their community.  Donations made to the community foundation are accepted in any amount and may be used to either start a new fund or add to an existing fund.  All donations are deductible as a charitable gift for Federal income tax purposes.

The community foundation is governed by a board of directors and is subject to the rules and regulations of the Internal Revenue Service and the State of Michigan.  The community foundation is in compliance with the National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations. 


Carol Soule, Executive Director
Lisa Clark, Administrative Assistant
Jessica Hickey. YAC Advisor


YAC Executive Committee:

Brianna Love, President
Olivia Hohman, Vice President
Josie Hufnagel, Treasurer
Grace Knickerbocker, Secretary


Donald Levi, Chair/President
Patrick A. Wegman, II, Vice President
Bruce Wenzlick, Treasurer
Cathy Stevenson, Secretary
Tricia Murphy-Alderman 
Larry Cook
Kevin Davis
Jackie Hurd
Becky Landris
Ruthann Liagre 
Glen Merkel
Judge Matt Stewart