Assets for Thriving Communities Grants

Organization Purpose Years Amount
Justice For Our Neighbors Michigan Providing Legal Services to Immigrants 3


PEACE Ranch Equine Therapy Program Development and Expansion 2 $60,000
HomeStretch Nonprofit Housing Corp. Honor Village Apartments 1 $80,000
Autism Alliance of Northern Michigan Upbound at Work 2 $60,000
Benzie Shores District Library Expansion and Renovation 1 $10,000
Benzie Area Christian Neighbors (BACN) Facility Construction 3


Michael's Place Building Resilient Schools and Workplaces 1


Generations Ahead Program Expansion 2 $60,000
Habitat for Humanity Grand Traverse Region Priority Home Repair Program 1 $50,000
Leelanau Conservancy Palmer Woods 1000-Acre Project 3 $40,000
Honor Area Restoration Project Platte River Park Development 1 $40,000
Community Resource Development, Inc. Village of Mancelona Housing Initiative 1


TART Trails  Transforming Traverse City to Charlevoix Through Trails 2






Systems Change Accelerator Grants

Organization Purpose Years Amount
Norte and collaborative partners Traverse City Safe Routes To School 3 $130,000
Health Department of Northwest Michigan Accelerating Systems Change in the Northern Michigan Community Health Innovation Region 2 $150,000




Seed Grants

Organization Purpose Amount
Grow Benzie Benzie BEST $12,500
Traverse Bay Children's Advocacy Center Facility Expansion $10,000
Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians Food Sovereignty Project $9,721
Grand Traverse County Parks and Recreation Department Civic Center Park Master Site Planning $10,000
Homestead Township Lower Boardman River Design $15,000
Traverse Bay Area Intermediate School District Great Start Collaborative Strategic Plan $6,000
SEEDS Organic Waste Systems Analysis $37,500
Michigan Legacy Art Park "Looking to Learn" Online Education Project $10,000
Newton's Road Career Investigator Platform Pilot $10,000
Garfield Township Recreation Plan $10,000
United Way of Northwest Michigan Wildflower Early Childhood Feasibility Study $10,000
Mancelona Community Resource Development Backbone Support $17,400
Betsie Valley Community Center Building Foundation for Change $10,000
Leelanau Peninsula Economic Foundation Capacity Kickstarter $20,500
Kalkaska County Library Kalkaska School Libraries Project $5,678
Arts for All Northern Michigan Expanding Understanding of Inclusion $15,000
Village of Fife Lake Master & Recreation Plans $10,000
Benzie Aquatic Center Feasibility Study $10,000
The ROCK of Kingsley Feasibility Study $10,000