Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation

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Youth Council
Youth Council consists of ~25 diverse students from Ann Arbor public, private, and independent high schools who work together to better the lives of youth in Washtenaw County....
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On June 6th, AAACF held an inaugural event, a Celebration of Scholarships Luncheon, to honor our scholarship donors, committee volunteers, and recipients. At the luncheon,...
2017 Supporters
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Many thanks to the 400+ attendees at our Annual Community Meeting on May 8, 2017 at Washtenaw Community College! It was a great evening, full of community connections, learning,...
2017 Annual Community Meeting crowd
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With the creation of a new $500,000 loan fund, Washtenaw County nonprofits will soon have access to a new source of capital. During its 2017 Annual Community Meeting, the Ann...
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...
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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...