Our thoughts and prayers go out to all those affected by the deadly storms in Oklahoma. Those who would like to help with immediate response efforts are encouraged to give to the American Red Cross. For more information . . .
In 1998, Dawn Farm's President Jim Balmer recognized the need for recovery-based transitional housing. A $12,000 AAACF grant allowed Dawn Farm to start its Chapin Street Project, which has helped to change more than 3,000 lives.
Bringing Science Alive for All Ages. Last year, the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum hosted nearly 262,000 visitors from around the region—making it one of Michigan’s premier destinations for informal science education. Since 1980, the Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation and our donors have provided more than $170,000 in grants to help the Museum grow.
We will be sharing "50 years, 50 stories" that are intended to shine a light on all the good work the Community Foundation has supported over the last 50 years - especially the many nonprofits and donors who have made it all possible.
A Gift to Seniors that Never Stops Giving. The son of German immigrants, he worked hard, lived frugally, invested wisely, and became a successful businessmen. Not just a man of business, Oscar was, in the words of a longtime friend, “a man with a good heart.”