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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|

2015 Annual Report

The 2015 annual report is now available.

 

October 19th, 2016|Annual Reports|

2014 Annual Report

The 2014 annual report is now available.

October 13th, 2016|Annual Reports|

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|

Match Day checks distributed

The Mecosta County Community Foundation distributed checks Wednesday, February 3 for the matching funds to nonprofits and endowed funds that participated in Match Day 2015 in November. More than $900,000 was donated by community members. This year’s match was about 38¢ on the dollar for endowments and about 1¢ on the dollar for nonprofits.

February 4th, 2016|Match Day Coverage|

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|

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 2015 Newsletter

The 2015 Fall Newsletter is now available.

December 15th, 2015|Newsletters|

Late $100,000 gift bumps Match Day total to nearly $900,000

By Jim Crees, Pioneer
Published Nov. 12
Used with permission
BIG RAPIDS — As members of fundraising organizations and groups left the Holiday Inn Hotel and Conference Center following the close of the 2015 Match Day, Mecosta County Community Foundation staff and technical supporters stayed behind much later to wrap up figuring and cross-referencing the numbers.
And then, […]

November 12th, 2015|Match Day Coverage|

Photos from Match Day 2015

Thanks Mecosta County for supporting our community! Match Day 2015 raised nearly $900,000…all of which will stay right here in our community!

Photos by Justin McKee, Pioneer.

November 12th, 2015|Match Day Coverage|

Match Day raises nearly $800,000 in one day

By Jim Crees, Pioneer
Published Nov. 11
Used with permission
BIG RAPIDS — Match Day is a big day in Mecosta County.
A busy day for some folks. A beneficial day for many organizations. A great day for the entire community.

As members of some of the 66 organizations and groups taking part in Match Day 2015 scrambled to get […]

November 11th, 2015|Match Day Coverage|

2015 Match Day Announcement

The Mecosta County Community Foundation invites you to attend our Match Day 2015 announcement day on Wednesday, September 16. The announcement will take place at 9:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn in Big Rapids.

We will provide packets of information on that day with additional information and forms to register for the event.

Thanks and we […]

August 14th, 2015|Match Day Coverage|

2015 Spring Newsletter

The 2015 Spring Newsletter is now available.

April 20th, 2015|Newsletters|