Grants

2015 Fall Grants Presented

The Mecosta County Community Foundation presented 2015 fall grants to local organizations on December 2, 2015. The grants totaled nearly $20,000.

January 29th, 2016|Grants|

Fall grants presented

Seven area organizations received grants from MCCF as part of the fall grants round.

December 22nd, 2014|Grants|

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|

Fall grants awarded

The Mecosta County Community Foundation recently awarded fall grants to area organizations.

December 16th, 2013|Grants|

City of Big Rapids receives grant for Riverwalk

The City of Big Rapids received a $9,000 check from a MCCF donor-advised fund. The donation will be used to pay for security cameras on Riverwalk...
October 25th, 2013|Grants|

2013 Spring Grants Awarded!

The Mecosta County Community Foundation presented its spring grants on Wednesday, May 22.

May 30th, 2013|Grants|

2012 Fall Grants

Mecosta County Community Foundation awarded $13,040 in grants to local organizations this fall!

December 5th, 2012|Grants|

Rose Lake Youth Camp Uses Grant Money

Rose Lake Youth Camp received $1,800 in grant money last fall (2011) to improve the waterfront swim activity area. Pictured are campers enjoying the new raft!

October 11th, 2012|Grants|

Spring 2012 Grant Round Announced

For our April 2012 Grant Cycle, we had approximately sixteen thousand dollars ($16,000.00) to grant and received applications requesting fifty thousand and sixty dollars ($50,060.00). Below are pictures of grantees accepting their checks!

Recpients not pictured include Big Rapids Public Schools ($400 for classroom calculators) and Mecosta County Historical Society ($750 for new lights).

May 30th, 2012|Grants|

Fall 2011 Grant Round Announced

On December 7, 2011, Mecosta County Community Foundation awarded recipients with grant checks. Over $36,859.00 dollars were requested in grant applications. The Community Needs Fund and the Youth Advisory Council together funded $19,709.00! Congratulations Grant Recipients!

January 24th, 2012|Grants|

CareNet, American Red Cross, NUSC and 211 receive grants

For our October 2010 Grant Cycle, we received applications requesting over $65,000 — nearly three times the amount available. Thank you to all that applied! Pictured are a few of the grant recipients.

December 13th, 2011|Grants|
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    Rose Lake Youth Camp – Campers playing in the GaGa Pit video!

Rose Lake Youth Camp – Campers playing in the GaGa Pit video!

Rose Lake Youth Camp was awarded $1,250.00 in the 2010 fall grant round. The grant awarded allowed the Rose Lake Youth Camp to purchase a “GaGa Pit” for outside recreation. The grant was funded through the Mecosta County Youth Advisory Council.

August 20th, 2011|Grants|

Riley Mackenzie Fund uses grant money

Debbie Szot provided pictures from the Charter School on thier first visit handing out bookmarks and pencils. 8 dog and handler teams were there with 60 children! Grant money was awarded from the MCYAC kids! “The heart and soul of two dogs helping animals and their people” is the motto of the Riley Mackenzie Fund.

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January 7th, 2011|Grants|
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    Riverview PTO, Sheriff’s Posse, Riley MacKenzie Fund and Rose Lake Youth Camp Awarded Grants

Riverview PTO, Sheriff’s Posse, Riley MacKenzie Fund and Rose Lake Youth Camp Awarded Grants

For our October 2010 Grant Cycle, we received applications requesting over $65,000 — nearly three times the amount available. Thank you to all that applied! Pictured are a few of the grant recipients.

December 13th, 2010|Grants|

Morley Stanwood School is presented with a grant check

The Mecosta County Youth Advisory Committee recommended a number of mini-grants for the amount of $1,432.23. The mini-grants awarded are for programs including preschool literacy, Word Attack!, a digital SRL camera, personal finance and learning centers.

July 28th, 2010|Grants|