Mecosta County Community Foundation



Our Funds

Mecosta County Community Foundation has grown to include over 90 different funds and assets of $5 million. Our funds benefit the community of Mecosta County in a variety of ways. These funds include unrestricted, field of interest, agency endowment, designated, donor advised, and scholarships.

Interested in knowing more about our funds and fund options for you and your family? Please contact Maria E. Gonzalez at or at 231-924-5350.

Advised Funds

Advised funds are convenient, flexible tools for donors who want to personally recommend grant awards form a fund they have established at the Community Foundation.

Designated Funds

Designated funds are established by donors to benefit specific charities or programs of a nonprofit organization.

Unrestricted Funds

Unrestricted funds enable the Community Foundation to address the changing and most critical needs of Mecosta County. These funds provide maximum flexibility and allow us to make the greatest impact in our community.

Field-of-Interest Funds

These funds allow donors to support the issues and causes they care about most. The donor chooses the interest area for which their fund can be used and our board recommends grants to address needs within that field.

Scholarship Funds

Scholarships funds help high school students in Mecosta County achieve their educational goals.

Agency Endowment Funds

These funds are established by a nonprofit organization, school, or government entity to benefit their organization. Funds can be used for the overall organization or specific to a program run by the organization.