Grant Application Guide


In order to utilize its resources wisely, the Foundation generally adheres to the following guidelines:

  1. The geographic area of interest is generally limited to recipients in the State of Michigan.
  2. The Foundation does not make direct grants or provide loan funds to individuals.
  3. The Foundation does not make grants for travel and conferences. Funds are not provided for books, publications, films, tapes, audio-visual or other communication media.
  4. An Environmental Impact Statement is required for any new building, or renovations that include major changes to the original foot print.

Application Procedure

Charitable organizations other than private foundations may apply for a grant. Elaborate presentations are not necessary.

Organizations seeking aid from the Foundation should complete the Grant Application located below. Please be sure to complete all required fields on the application including the relevant attachments.

Click here to begin a new Grant Application

Click here to access your saved (in progress) or submitted applications to the Foundation

If you have any questions regarding applying for a grant from the Foundation please email Vicki Chatland at