March 27, 2015
New and Noteworthy
AAACF's Youth Council is now accepting applications for its Spring 2015 grant cycle with $35,000 in available funding.
A group of passionate Dexter residents have established the Dexter Community Fund, a new permanent endowment that will be available to invest in community projects and programs that enrich the quality of life in Dexter.
In celebration of its 3rd Anniversary and to recognize the Community Foundation for helping the new agency grow, Mentor2Youth named AAACF to its "Dean's List". In its first three years, the agency has helped more than 350 students.
The Community Foundation manages more than 43 scholarship funds that awarded a record $181,264 in 2014 to help 156 local students attend college.
Recent capacity building grants to help strengthen local health & human service agencies are part of the $4.6 million in grants awarded in 2014 by the Washtenaw Coordinated Funders to meet the needs of our community's most vulnerable residents.