All Approved Grants – 2014

Posted on January 17, 2015 by OlesonF
County Requested From Purpose of Grant Request Approved 2014
Benzie Benzie Area Christian Neighbors GED Assistance and Food Drive $5,000
Benzie Benzie Area Christian Neighbors Food and items for needy people $5,000
Benzie Friends of the Betsie Valley Trail Repairs to the trail $5,000
Charlevoix City of Charlevoix Lake to Lake Trail $20,000
Charlevoix Good Samaritan Funds for heating and utilities $5,000
Charlevoix Good Samaritan Food and items for needy people $5,000
Charlevoix Good Samaritan Family Services Cribs and car seats $5,000
Emmet Challenge Mountain Summer Camp for Disabled Children $2,000
Emmet Crooked Tree Arts Council Summer art classes for students $2,000
Emmet Friendship Centers Essential Needs fund $5,000
Emmet Harbor Springs Public Schools Equipment for After School program $8,000
Emmet Manna Food Project Food 4 Kids Backpack program $15,000
Emmet McLaren Hospital Pediatric monitoring equipment $10,000
Emmet Women’s Resource Center Abuse shelter upgrades $5,000
Grand Traverse Angel Child Care Needed items for day care center $4,000
Grand Traverse Bethany Christian Services Temporary homes for families in crisis $5,000
Grand Traverse Big Sisters Big Brothers of NW MI Support for outreach staff $10,000
Grand Traverse Boots for Kids Purchase of winter boots for children $3,000
Grand Traverse Cherryland Humane Society Needs for animals $2,000
Grand Traverse Child Advocacy Center Program support $5,000
Grand Traverse Child and Family Services Brown bag program and health services $20,000
Grand Traverse Child and Family Services Support for Teen Drop In Center $5,000
Grand Traverse City Opera House Third floor renovations/restrooms $10,000
Grand Traverse Conservation Resource Alliance Replace bridge on Maple River in Emmet County $20,000
Grand Traverse Discalced Carmelite Nuns New ceiling fan and installation $6,000
Grand Traverse Father Fred Foundation Challenge Match for Fall Food Drive $20,000
Grand Traverse Father Fred Foundation Food and items for needy people $10,000
Grand Traverse Goodwill Inc. Food Rescue program $22,000
Grand Traverse Goodwill Inc. Goodwill Inn needs $5,000
Grand Traverse Goodwill Industries Food production classes in Charlevoix $5,000
Grand Traverse Grace Episcopal Church Remodeling at Jubilee House $11,000
Grand Traverse Grand Traverse Area Catholic Schools Various needs $20,000
Grand Traverse Grand Traverse Conservation District Programs at the Nature Center $20,000
Grand Traverse Grand Traverse County Sherriff’s Office K-9 Bomb Dog $9,000
Grand Traverse Grand Traverse Pavilions Healing Garden at Pavillions $5,000
Grand Traverse Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy Stewardship and Land Protection $50,000
Grand Traverse Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy Stewardship and Timbers Parking lot $20,000
Grand Traverse Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy Program support $5,000
Grand Traverse Habitat for Humanity Build home in Depot Neighborhood $20,000
Grand Traverse Inland Seas Support for lead scientist and marketing plan $10,000
Grand Traverse LIAA Assistance for new Executive Director $5,000
Grand Traverse Love, INC Program support $5,000
Grand Traverse Maritime Heritage Alliance Salary for ship captain for summer programs $10,000
Grand Traverse Michael’s Place Education workshops and operating support $5,000
Grand Traverse Michigan Land Use Institute 10 Cents a Meal For Kids school lunch program $10,000
Grand Traverse Michigan Legacy Art Park Upgrades to the Art Park $5,000
Grand Traverse Mount Holiday Maintenance and repairs $7,000
Grand Traverse Mount Holiday Installation of zip line $10,000
Grand Traverse Northsky Non Profit Network Programs to support non profit staff $5,000
Grand Traverse Northwest Michigan Community Action Agency 2013 matching grant for food drive $5,000
Grand Traverse Northwest Michigan Community Action Agency Matching grant for Meals on Wheels $5,000
Grand Traverse Northwestern Michigan College Alumni Relations Program $10,000
Grand Traverse Northwestern Michigan College Scholarships and projects $38,500
Grand Traverse Old Town Playhouse Expand and upgrade facilities $10,000
Grand Traverse Paraklesis for Peace Ranch Staff for Hug and Groom program at Ranch $5,000
Grand Traverse Peter Dougherty Society Restore 1842 Dougherty House $5,000
Grand Traverse Rock of Kingsley Update technology and programs $5,200
Grand Traverse Samaritans Closet Laundry services for people in poverty $3,000
Grand Traverse SEEDS Summer Youth Corps $10,000
Grand Traverse SEEDS Trip for Girls in Foster Care to receive award $6,000
Grand Traverse TART Trails Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail $15,000
Grand Traverse TART Trails Replacement Bridge in Leelanau County $5,000
Grand Traverse Traverse Bay Children’s Advocacy Center Trauma therapy for abused children $10,000
Grand Traverse Traverse City Christian School Football uniforms and equipment $5,000
Grand Traverse Traverse City Little League Bowers Harbor Park project $5,000
Grand Traverse Traverse Health Clinic Building renovation and support for new doctor $10,000
Grand Traverse Traverse Symphony Orchestra Community Arts Education Program $5,000
Grand Traverse Watershed Center DEQ matching grant for Kids Creek $15,000
Kalkaska Forgotten Man Ministries Jail Ministries $1,000
Leelanau Glen Arbor Art Association Dune Climb Concert $2,000
Leelanau Leelanau Conservancy Trail to fishing pier on Cedar Lake and Stewarship $45,000
Leelanau Leelanau Conservancy Program support $5,000
Leelanau St. Mary School Purchase 60 HP Elite Pads $10,000
Manistee Bethany Lutheran Church Food purchase for pantry $1,000
Manistee Catholic Community of Manistee Scoreboard at ball park $15,000
Manistee Copemish Historical Society New roof for society/library $9,000
Manistee Homeward Bound Animal Shelter Needs for animals $2,000
Manistee Little Mary’s Hospitality House Building renovation and repair $10,000
Manistee Love, INC Food and items for needy people $5,000
Manistee Manistee Area Community Foundation Oleson Theater inside Vogue Theater $50,000
Manistee Manistee County Community Foundation Lakes to Land Regional Planning $10,000
Manistee Manistee County Community Foundation Recreation projects for Explore the Shores $10,000
Manistee Salvation Army Food and items for needy people $5,000
Manistee West Shore Healthcare Foundation Infant warmer and photo therapy system $10,000
Michigan Council of Michigan Foundations CMF conference in TC $5,000
Other Directors Choice Grants Various grants for non profits $80,000
Other Non profit center in kind Zonta, Cherry Festival, TCAPS $66,856
Petoskey Manna Food Project Food and items for needy people $5,000
2014 YEARLY TOTAL $1,000,556