Good Works in Northwest Lower Michigan Since 1962

Gerald and Frances Oleson started The Oleson Foundation in 1962. A foundation that was designed to continually perform good works in Northwestern Lower Michigan.

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Education

To provide high quality educational opportunities for all students and to encourage communities to make education a priority for the region.
 
 
Education

Environment

To provide protection and stewardship of our precious natural resources including watersheds, wetlands, farmland, forest land and the overall protection of the Great Lakes.
 
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Community Development

To provide recreational, cultural and special projects that assist our communities to grow and prosper with respect to our natural resources.
 
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Health and Human Services

To provide assistance to people in need and to have high quality health care available to all communities.
 
 
Child & Family Services Paper Bag Campaign

We are looking for sustainable, collaborative projects and programs that improve the quality of life for our area residents.