We are committed to supporting the development of programs and infrastructure that enable our communities to be healthy, engaged, and connected.
We are committed to addressing complex problems in our region so that people and the environment can thrive. We work with changemakers to tackle root causes and create opportunities for durable change.
We support the convening, planning, and capacity building that make projects possible. Our Seed grants make small investments with potential for big impact.
|Michigan Legacy Art Park||Community Engagement Assessment||$2,200|
|Interlochen Center for the Arts||Surveying, Mapping, and Identifying Gaps in the N MI News Ecosystem||$10,000|
|Benzie Senior Resources||Facility Discovery Process||$10,000|
Organizations flourish when staff feel valued, motivated, and can grow in their careers. The Learning Fund encourages continued learning, ensuring that knowledge and skills stay relevant and up-to-date, which is beneficial to the individual, organization, and community.
|Friendship Community Center||Michigan Afterschool Association Conference||$1,436|
|Inland Seas Education Association||Place -Education Conference||$315|
|Inland Seas Education Association||Climate Conversations course||$245|
|Leelanau Conservation District||International Certified Crop Advisor course||$500|
|Norte Youth Cycling||Volunteer Resource Management Workshop||$159|
|Northern Blooms Montessori||Prepared Montessorian Cohort||$500|
|TART Trails||DEI Training||$2,000|
|The Arc of Northern Michigan||Elevatus Training||$500|
|Traverse Symphony Orchestra||Board Service Workshop||$199|
|Traverse Bay Children's Advocacy Center||$10,000|