Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation

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2016 Young Citizen of the Year Nominees & Finalist
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2016 Young Citizen of the Year Nominees The Young Citizen of the Year award recognizes leadership and community service on the part of Washtenaw County high school students. To...
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Legacy: We use that word a lot in the nonprofit sector and especially here at AAACF as an organization committed to building endowment, or permanent community capital. Legacy...
Keitra Osler CSP student quote
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The scholarship application portal is open on our website, and it's certainly been active! Since the Community Scholarship Program was announced with fanfare last spring, AAACF is...
Bold Ideas
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In the fall of 2016, AAACF piloted a new type of community investment, called Bold Ideas, to invest in innovative ideas and projects that generate a significant leap in how our...
Spring Grant Applications Deadline: March 28, 2017
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AAACF is pleased to announce that we are accepting applications for our Spring Grant Cycle! Available grant programs include:Community Grantmaking Program (formerly General...
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Savannah Ellington, a 2016 Community Scholar, and Shawntae Harris, College Success Coach, shared their experiences with the Community Scholarship Program at the 2016 Founders...
Check with advisors & AAACF
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We’re here to help—until 5:30pm on December 30th—and hope you find these tips helpful. Remember, a gift to endowment lasts forever. Consider your income: All cash or other...
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Katie Ballard - Freshman at Greenhills SchoolFavorite Food: Pasta Favorite Historical Figure: Albert Einstein Biggest Issue Facing Youth: Social pressure   Ellie Falahee -...
Crowd-Granting card
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At our Annual Community Meeting this past May, we asked the community to take part in a new activity that put them in the driver’s seat as grantmakers, while also giving them a...
Youth Survey
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Every three years the Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation Youth Council surveys Washtenaw County students to see what they think are the biggest and most important issues they...