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The Manistee County Community Foundation (MCCF) has received a $15 million estate gift from Forest R. Minger, Jr. The landmark gift created two new endowment funds which will greatly benefit the community for years to come.


The number of Harbor Country graduates enrolling in post-secondary institutions has increased dramatically in the past 10 years, from 31 percent in 2008 to over 90 percent in 2016 at New Buffalo High School.


On Thursday, April 13, the public was invited to attend a community reception featuring the announcement of the Hillsdale County Community Foundation's (HCCF) grant award winners for the Love Your Community grant program.


This national funding initiative will expand the Dresner Foundation’s investments in support of cutting-edge Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS) research and related programs that will lead to the future standards of care and ultimately cure, by facilitating the advancement of innovative basic science, translational or clinical research.


The Ruth Mott Foundation has awarded more than $1.8 million in grants focused on improving the quality of life for north Flint residents in its first grantmaking cycle of 2017.


Construction of a new early childhood education center on the campus of Flint’s Durant-Tuuri-Mott Community School began Monday with $9 million in support from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation.


A $2-million grant from The Kresge Foundation will help protect Flint children from the effects of lead poisoning and strengthen the health and human services delivery system in Flint, the foundation’s Board of Trustees announced today.


The Henry Ford Health System School-Based and Community Health Program in partnership with the Henry Ford Global Health Initiative was recently awarded a $75,000 grant from the Dresner Foundation to help increase access to vital asthma treatment services for underserved youth in Detroit.


The transformation of a shuttered elementary school into a hub of early childhood education services is underway in Flint, thanks to $1 million in funding from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation and $500,000 from the Pritzker Children’s Initiative, a program of the J.B. and M.K. Pritzker Family Foundation.