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    MCCF’s MCYAC team competition winners – Chippewa Hills Youth Advisory Council

MCCF’s MCYAC team competition winners – Chippewa Hills Youth Advisory Council

MCCF’s MCYAC team had a competition last school year among the local schools to see which school could raise the most amount of money for the Mecosta County Youth Attention Center. Chippewa Hills was the winning school. They presented a check to Amy Eddinger from the MCYAC group in the amount of $1,686.23.

With their win, […]

October 24th, 2016|General News|

Big Rapids High School Students Receive MCCF Scholarships

Jeffrey & Deborah Stauffer present the Noah Stauffer scholarship for $500 to Andrew Upham to study Mechanical Engineering at FSU.

Nick Scheible presents Jacob & Gertude Van Dyke Scholarships for $1200 to Ashley Visser to attend U of M for studies in Physical Therapy and Blake Page to attend Michigan Tech for studies in […]

June 20th, 2016|General News, Scholarships|

Reed City High School Students Receive MCCF Scholarships

Brenda Miller presented the Bob Miller scholarship for $1200 to Julianne Griffin of Reed City HS who is going to Baker College for a BS in Nursing.

Bill Scheible, MCCF Emeriti, presents the Ken & Aletha Sutherland scholarship for $1200 to Alexa Frost of CHHS for her studies in Early Childhood Education at Saginaw Valley […]

June 20th, 2016|General News, Scholarships|
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    Morley Standwood High School Students receive MCCF Scholarships

Morley Standwood High School Students receive MCCF Scholarships

Bob Stanton presenting the Scott D Anderson scholarship for $500 to Megan Wellman of M-S HS for $500 to attend FSU-GR for art studies.

Josh Bull presents MSEA scholarship of $650 to Rachel McNeil of M-S HS to attend CMU for Early Education.

Bob Stanton presents Babb Ford scholarship for $500 to Mallory Raven of M-S HS […]

June 20th, 2016|General News, Scholarships|

Reminder: Grant & Scholarship Applications Due

The MCCF grant application deadline is quickly approaching. Grants are due to the foundation by April 1, 2016.

MCCF scholarship application deadline is March 1, 2016.

Please visit our grants and scholarships pages for available award criteria.

January 29th, 2016|General News|

Match Day check presentation set for January 20

The Match Day check presentation date is Tuesday, January 20th at 9 a.m. at the Holiday Inn. Your match money, your veterans match and any prize money that you may have won will be presented to your organization on this day.

Please plan on attending. We would appreciate you letting us know if someone will not be there to represent […]

Welcome Back Robyn!

Attention Match Day viewers and participants….

We’re excited to announce that Robyn Stratton is back to assist during the 2014 Match Day. Feel free to contact her with any questions regarding the event at info@mecostagives.com.

 

 

 

 

September 12th, 2014|General News|

Match Day 2014

Mark your calendar to attend a preliminary meeting to learn how your non-profit organization team can participate in Match Day 2014!

2014 Summer Newsletter

The 2014 Summer Newsletter is now available!

August 8th, 2014|General News, Newsletters|

Spring grants awarded to local organizations

The Mecosta County Community Foundation awarded 11 grants to area organizations to help support local programs.

July 18th, 2014|General News, Grants|

Applebee’s donates to Mecosta County Community Foundation

By Lonnie Allen
Reprinted with permission from the Pioneer

BIG RAPIDS — After a complete remodel and online auction of its memorabilia collection and many other restaurant furnishings, Applebee’s Neighborhood Bar and Grill, 718 Perry Ave, in Big Rapids held its grand re-opening on Friday.
The online auction raised more than $3,000 for the Mecosta County Community Foundation, which will […]

June 23rd, 2014|General News|
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    Pioneer: Applebee’s to auction memorabilia, donate proceeds to MCCF

Pioneer: Applebee’s to auction memorabilia, donate proceeds to MCCF

By Miranda Roberts
Pioneer
Reprinted with permission

BIG RAPIDS – Applebee’s Neighborhood Bar and Grill, 718 Perry Ave, in Big Rapids, will sell its entire memorabilia collection and many other restaurant furnishings during an online auction that will begin Tuesday, May 20.

In an effort to give back to the community, all of the money raised at the auction […]

May 8th, 2014|General News|

Welcome Shirlee!

Shirlee Hopper-Scherch has joined the foundation as  Affiliate Manager. In this new role, Hopper-Scherch will provide administrative support for both the Mecosta County  Community Foundation and the Osceola County Community Foundation and serve as liaison between both affiliates and the Fremont Area Community Foundation.

Hopper-Scherch replaces Robyn Stanton who left the foundation recently to accept […]

April 16th, 2014|General News|

Sarah Marie Comer Memorial Fund Grants Awards!

August 8th, 2013|General News|

Goodbye and Good Luck MCYAC Graduating Seniors!

Mrs. Patterson with the outgoing seniors from the MCYAC group!

May 29th, 2013|General News|