All Approved Grants – 2019

Posted on January 22, 2020 by OlesonF


County Grantee Purpose of Grant Request Approved
Grand Traverse Botanic Gardens at Historic Barns Park Lighting for gardens $15,000
Grand Traverse Catholic Human Services Office upgrade for client use $ 10,000
Grand Traverse Child and Family Services Runaway and Homeless Youth $10,000
Grand Traverse Crooked Tree Arts Center Arts Center upgrades $5,000
Grand Traverse Goodwill Industries Food Rescue Program $20,000
Grand Traverse Grand Traverse Area Catholic Schools Elementary School Capital Project $100,000
Grand Traverse Grand Traverse Conservation District Youth Corps Summer Programs $10,000
Grand Traverse Grand Traverse Pavilions Dialysis services for residents $10,000
Grand Traverse Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy Environmental Stewardship $25,000
Grand Traverse Grand Traverse Sheriff’s Office  K-9 Dog $10,000
Grand Traverse Great Lakes Children’s Museum Entrance fee scholarships $2,500
Grand Traverse Inland Seas Education Program Dormitory space for students $20,000
Grand Traverse Long Lake Township Equipment for Timbers park property $10,000
Grand Traverse Love Thy Neighbor Life Skills Classes $5,000
Grand Traverse Munson Healthcare Regional Foundation Appliance for Munson Manor $10,000
Grand Traverse Munson Healthcare Regional Foundation New pediatric center $25,000
Grand Traverse Northwestern Michigan College Programs for students $24,800
Grand Traverse Northwestern Michigan College West Hall/Library Expansion $50,000
Grand Traverse Northern Michigan Mountain Bike Association New trail for youth $5,000
Grand Traverse Northwest Michigan CAP Meals on Wheels $5,000
Grand Traverse Preserve Hickory Storage units for skiers $5,000
Grand Traverse Salvation Army Summer camp for youth $5,000
Grand Traverse SEEDS Summer work program for youth $10,000
Grand Traverse TART Native plants for Boardman Loop $5,000
Grand Traverse Traverse Bay Child Advocacy Center Programs to reduce child abuse $10,000
Grand Traverse Twenty Fathoms Business incubator $10,000
Leelanua Friends of Herman Park Soccer fields $10,000
Leelanua St. Mary School Science program


Antrim Community Resource Development ADA upgrades to Mancelona park $7,500
Charlevoix City of Charlevoix ADA beach mats for parks $ 9,500
Charlevoix Groundworks Center FoodCorps Program Emmet/Char $10,000
Emmet Conservation Resource Alliance Timber bridge on Carp River $10,000
Emmet Little Traverse Conservancy Mountain bike trail system $10,000
Emmet McLaren Northern Michigan Foundation Hospital expansion $1/$1 match $25,000
Emmet NW Michigan Habitat for Humanity New homes $10,000
Emmet Women’s Resource Center of NW MI Safe house playground upgrade $10,000
Other Council of Michigan Foundations Membership $3,600
Other Director’s Fund Non-profit support $80,000
Other Non-profit offices/space Donated space $75,252
    Grants Approved $695,192