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. 


Kimberly Renwick, Executive Director
Lora Phelps, YAC Advisor & Creative Assistant


YAC Executive Committee:

Elizabeth Tolrud, President
Matthew Bishop, Vice President
Grace Knickerbocker, Secretary
Kyle Taft, Treasurer


Donald Levi, Chair/President

Patrick A. Wegman, II, Vice President

Bruce Wenzlick, Treasurer

Cathy Stevenson, Secretary

Tricia Murphy-Alderman

Larry Cook

Dr. Julie Sovis

Kevin Davis

Jackie Hurd

Becky Landris

Ruthann Liagre

Glen Merkel

Judge Matt Stewart

Marlene Webster