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Earl & Marie Shaffer
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Talk about a continued commitment to encouraging young people to go to college! Even after careers as educators, Marie Shaffer thought there was something more to be done by her...
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“Impact investing actually represents a much wider spectrum of possibilities than traditional grantmaking,” says Neel Hajra, president and CEO of the Ann Arbor Area Community...
Fall Grant Cycle Open
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AAACF is pleased to announce our Fall 2016 Grant Programs.  We will distribute up to $85,000 in competitive grants through several programs - please visit aaacf.org/grants to...
Call for Creative Ideas
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Initiative: Cultural Economic Development The Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation seeks great ideas in support of our Cultural Economic Development Program. The goal of Cultural...
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Coordinated Funders commit program operating funds to four priority areas....
Jillian Rosen portrait
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We are fortunate to be living in an age of data and information, surrounding us on all sides. Putting together the pieces, connecting the dots, and interpreting, well that’s a...
HUD Award presentation
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AAACF Trustee Jennifer Poteat, HUD Deputy Secretary Nani Coloretti, COF President & CEO Vicki Spruill, and former AAACF Board Chair Martha Darling (L-R) The Ann Arbor Area...
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Many thanks to everyone who attended our Annual Community Meeting on April 11, 2016 at Washtenaw Community College! It was a great evening, full of community connections, learning...
AAACF Community Scholars
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The Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation (AAACF) just announced a new $1 million-dollar endowed scholarship fund, the Level the Playing Field Fund, created by an anonymous donor...
Annual Community Meeting - April 11
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By Neel Hajra, AAACF President & CEOThe Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation is in the business of philanthropy, both working with donors to establish charitable funds, and...