Grants

Shiawassee Community Foundation Grants

 

New deadlines for Grant Applications

Winter Grant Application Cycle Open

January 1 – February 15

Winter Grant Cycle (January 1-February 15)

Alford & Alice Emmert Grant Application 2023 The purpose of this fund is to award grants for youth education and/or training experiences that promote leadership, citizenship, academics, agriculture, natural sciences, music, or photography. Funding requests will be considered from FFA, 4-H, Scouts, Farm Bureau, Society of American Foresters, music, band, or photography clubs, and academic groups that serve individuals with disabilities.

Youth Advisory Council Grant Application 2023 – The purpose of this fund is to support projects and programs primarily benefiting youth in the Shiawassee County area.

Memorial Healthcare Foundation Grant Application Winter 2023 – The purpose of this fund is to support local non-profits in health outreach programs primarily serving residents of Shiawassee County.

Year-Round Grants

Ryan Jones Memorial Fund
Please note: this grant fund remains open year-round. Applications may be submitted at any time.
Jones ALS Grant Application

Kailey Elizabeth Jordan Memorial Fund
Please note: this grant fund remains open year-round. Applications may be submitted at any time.
Kailey Elizabeth Jordan Grant Application Year Round

Mackenzie L. Watts Memorial Fund
Please note: this grant fund remains open year-round. Applications may be submitted at any time.
Mackenzie L. Watts Cardiac-Related Equipment Grant Application

Fall Grant Cycle (October 1-November 15)

PFC Shane W. Cantu Grant Application The purpose of this fund is to support veterans’ programs and projects in the Shiawassee County area.

Ryan Jones Animal Welfare Grant Application The purpose of this fund is to benefit animal welfare organizations in Shiawassee County. Preference is given to programs providing safe, humane, and comfortable care and treatment options for cats. The grant may also fund “catch, spay/neuter, and release” programs for feral cat colonies.

Montgomery Family Fund Grant Application The purpose of this fund is to award grants for programs or projects that will benefit conservation, recreation, the arts, or people with special needs in Shiawassee County.

Playground Restoration and Maintenance Grant Application The purpose of this fund, which was established in 1998 by the Cook Family Foundation, is to provide materials and supplies to volunteer groups for the repair or enhancement of public playgrounds and other recreational facilities for youth in Shiawassee County

Debra Wegman Grant Application The purpose of this fund is to assist programs focusing on healthcare, education, arts and theatre, community improvement, ministry and spiritual enrichment, beautification projects (especially water-related), youth programs, senior programs, or programs serving other unmet charitable needs.

Russell and Annabelle Woodard Grant Application This fund was established by Diane (Woodard) and Rob Collier to remember Diane’s parents, Russell and Annabelle. The purpose of this fund is to benefit family, youth, animal welfare, beautification, and/or preservation projects in Shiawassee County.

Summer Grant Cycle (July 1-August 15)

Memorial Healthcare and Memorial Healthcare Foundation Community Health and Education Fund

  • Memorial Healthcare Foundation Fund Grant Application 2022

William “Bill” J. Brooks Memorial Fund

  • Brooks Fund Grant Application 2022

The Board of Directors of the Shiawassee Community Foundation reserves the right to extend any grant deadline at their discretion and to not award any grant in any given year

COVID-19 Community Cares Grant

The COMMUNITY CARES COVID-19 FUND comes from a portion of our the foundation’s unrestricted fund. This grant was created during the Spring of 2020 and focuses on non-profits and other charitable organizations in Shiawassee County that are struggling to survive due to the COVID-19 crisis.

We currently are not accepting applications for this grant. If you are interested in donating to our unrestricted fund, please visit our Donate page

 

Grant Final Reports

Please use the following form to submit the Final Report for your grant.