Awarded 

Grants

2015 

Imagine Planet

Jackson Friendly Home

Alzheimer's Association - Michigan Great Lakes Chapter - Community Needs Endowment Fund: Jackson Early Stage Social Engagement Start-Up $6,000.00     

  

AWARE, Inc.- Aware Shelter Inc. Endowment Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $1,672.07

                    Community Needs Endowment Fund: Trauma Counseling $18,316.95

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Jackson County, Inc. - Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Jackson County Endowment Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $2,050.01

Cascades Humane Society - The Allen E. Spiess, Jr. Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $1,500.00

                                                     President's Discretionary Fund: JAXPO Mini Grant Award Winner $500.00

                                                     Community Needs Endowment Fund: Paw Playground Improvement $1,220.00

Catholic Charities of Jackson - The Officer James D. Bonneau Child Advocacy Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $1,200.00

                                                         Community Needs Endowment Fund: Provide Help & Create Hope $500.00

Center for Family Health, Inc. - Center for Family Health Endowment Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $655.93

.                                                           Teen Health Center at Parkside Endowment Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $351.10

Center for Women - Community Needs Endowment Fund: Fatherhood Program $500.00

City of Jackson - Sharp Park Golf Hall of Fame Endowment Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $1,367.86

College and Career Access Center - Community Needs Endowment Fund: Jackson College and Career Access Center $20,000.00

                                                                   Kellogg Foundation Youth Advisory Committee Endowment Fund: Kids 2 College $1,000.00

Columbia Middle School - President's Discretionary Fund: Teacher of the Year Top Teacher Karen Liebau $1,000.00

 

Community Action Agency -Community Needs Endowment Fund:  Getting Ahead in a Just-Gettin' By World $5,000.00

Community AME Church - Kellogg Foundation Youth Advisory Committee Endowment Fund: Outreach $857.00

Compassionate Ministries of Jackson County - Community Needs Endowment Fund: After School Backpack Program $1,720.00

Concord Community Schools - Community Needs Endowment Fund: Downtown Beautification $500.00

Concord School Linked Health Center - Community Needs Endowment Fund: Start-Up of Concord School Linked Health Center $5,000.00

Council for Prevention of Child Abuse & Neglect - Ben Trumbull - Exchange Club of Jackson Endowment Fund for CPCAN: Agency Fund Distribution $4,614.49

disAbility Connections - Dirlam Family Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $700.00

Disabled American Veterans, William Sparks Chptr#10 - Community Needs Endowment Fund: DAV Hall Rehab $500.00

Educational Foundation for Columbia Schools - Educational Foundation for Columbia Schools Endowment  Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $925.50

University of Northwestern Ohio - JCISD-JACC Zach Pace Memorial Endowment Sub Fund: Scholarship Distribution for Elana Hackworth $365.00

Jackson College - Northwest Educational Endowment Fund: Scholarship for Elizabeth Saylor $500.00

Ella Sharp Museum - Ella Sharp Museum Agency Endowment Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $8,450.00

                                        The Allen E. Spiess, Jr. Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $3,000.00

                                        Community Needs Endowment Fund: Karen Dunigan Community HeART Project $2,000.00

Central Michigan University - Northwest Educational Endowment Fund: Scholarship for Emily Kelly $500.00

Ezra Eby Elementary School - Kellogg Foundation Youth Advisory Committee Endowment Fund: Free Library $300.00

Family Service & Children's Aid - Breakout Drug Education Program, Inc. Endowment Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $2,352.09

                                                              Family Service and Children's Aid Endowment Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $926.30

                                                              President's Discretionary Fund: Guardianship Program $2,500.00

                                                              Community Needs Endowment Fund: Protecting Vulnerable Adults $8,000.00

                                                              Kellogg Foundation Youth Advisory Committee Endowment Fund: Breakout Program $4,500.00

Felician Children's Center - Community Needs Endowment Fund: Financial Scholarships for Children in the Drop Off Care classroom$5,000.00

First United Methodist Church - Community Needs Endowment Fund: Community Food Ministry$5,000.00

Fitness Council of Jackson - President's Discretionary Fund: Smart Commute Program$500.00

                                                    Community Needs Endowment Fund: Free Fitness Fridays$500.00

Food Bank of South Central Michigan, Inc. - Dirlam Family Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution for Jackson Food Bank$700.00

Friends of Jackson Seniors, Inc. - Friends of Jackson Seniors, Inc. Endowment Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $1,996.58

                                                              Healthy Youth/Healthy Seniors Endowment Fund: Field of Interest Fund Distribution $500.00

                                                              Community Needs Endowment Fund: Meals on Wheels Van $5,000.00

Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan - Jackson Young Professionals Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $750.00

Grass Lake Charter Township - Community Needs Endowment Fund: Grass Lake Senior Center Chair Exercise Equipment $1,720.00

Greater Jackson Habitat for Humanity - Community Needs Endowment Fund: A Brush with Kindness Event - Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative $2,220.00

Hanover-Horton School District - Hanover Horton Educational Endowment Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $871.49

Highfields - Community Needs Endowment Fund: Family Preservation Project $4,500.00

Jackson College - Northwest Educational Endowment Fund: Scholarship for Holly Hendershot $1,000.00

Imagine Planet - Community Needs Endowment Fund: Imagine Planet Start-Up $2,100.00

                                Community Needs Endowment Fund: Imagine Planet Summer Science Programs $500.00

                                Kellogg Foundation Youth Advisory Committee Endowment Fund: Marine Aquarium $600.00

Immanuel Lutheran Church Food Pantry - The Allen E. Spiess, Jr. Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution$1,000.00

Jackson Area Career Center - JCISD-JACC Hollie Riggs Agriscience Memorial Fund, FFA: Agency Fund Distribution for Hollie Riggs: Agriscience Program $500.00

                                                        JACC Jared Zenz Memorial Fund: Agency Fund Distribution for Agriscience Program $609.72

                                                        Men's Garden Club of Jackson Endowment Fund: Agricultural Scholarships for the Jackson Area Career Center $500.00

Jackson County Health Department - Community Needs Endowment Fund: Bloom With Us at Loomis $500.00

Jackson County Intermediate School District - Jackson County Imagination Library Program Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $25,939.19

                                                                                        Jackson County Imagination Library Program Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $41,346.00                                                                                                                                     Jackson County Imagination Library Program Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $34,400.00

Jackson County Parks & Recreation- Jackson County Parks Association Endowment Fund: Donor Designated Fund Distribution$15,000.00

                                                                    Community Needs Endowment Fund Sparks Park/Inter-City Trail Connector $34,001.75

Jackson County Parks Association- Marion S. Grattan Memorial Parks Endowment Fund: Donor Designated Fund Distribution $10,000.00

                                                                   Jackson County Parks Association Endowment Fund: Donor Designated Fund Distribution $7,900.00

Jackson Friendly Home- Jackson Friendly Home Endowment Fund: Donor Designated Fund: Distribution $2,162.32

                                             Community Needs Endowment Fund: Jackson Friendly Home Ramp Project $5,000.00

Jackson High School- Kellogg Foundation Youth Advisory Committee Endowment Fund: Project United $300.00

Jackson Interfaith Shelter- Robert K. and Marilyn J. Rozell Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $175.00

                                                   Dirlam Family Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $700.00

                                                   Unterkircher - Interfaith Shelter of Jackson Endowment Fund: Donor Designated Fund Distribution $4,745.89

Jackson Makerspace- Community Needs Endowment Fund: Facilities LED Lighting and Security Update $500.00

                                         Kellogg Foundation Youth Advisory Committee Endowment Fund: Youth Online $1,000.00

Jackson Personal Care- Ministry Community Needs Endowment Fund: Gap Ministry Support $1,720.00

Jackson Public Schools- Jackson High School Scholarship Endowment Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $10,000.00

Jackson School of the Arts Association - Community Needs Endowment Fund: It Starts Here:  Outreach $2,220.00

                                                                            Community Needs Endowment Fund: Room to Grow $5,000.00

                                                                            Kellogg Foundation Youth Advisory Committee Endowment Fund: 2015 Public Performance $1,500.00

Jackson Storyfest- Community Needs Endowment Fund: Jackson Storyfest 2015 $2,220.00

                                    Kellogg Foundation Youth Advisory Committee Endowment Fund: Jackson Storyfest 2015 $2,000.00

Jackson Symphony Guild- The Patricia Stinson Trosin Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution - Mary Spring Scholarship Fund $400.00

Jackson Symphony Orchestra Association- Jackson Symphony Orchestra Endowment  Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $6,830.17

Jackson YMCA -  Unterkircher - Y-Center of Jackson Endowment Fund: Donor Designated Fund Distribution $3,797.81

Jackson Young Professional- President's Discretionary Fund: Jackson Young Professionals Fund $3,917.35

Western Michigan University- Northwest Educational Endowment Fund: Scholarship for Jacob Kampf $250.00

Alma College Northwest- Educational Endowment Fund: Scholarship for Jacob Shields $500.00

Ferris State University- Northwest Educational Endowment Fund: Scholarship for Jessica Delaney $500.00

John George Home- Dorothy Johnson Blakely Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $2,475.58

Junior Achievement of the Michigan Edge, Inc.- President's Discretionary Fund: Junior Achievement of the MI Edge "CEO Academy" $1,000.00

                                                                                          Community Needs Endowment Fund: Reality Fair "Making it Real" $9,437.00

Keicher Elementary School- Teachers Endowment Fund: 21st Century Classroom Makeover $2,000.00

Jackson College- Chris Brian Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund: Scholarship for Kyle Clark $1,000.00

Lily Missionary Baptist Church- The Patricia Stinson Trosin Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $1,500.00

Lily Missions Center- The Patricia Stinson Trosin Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $1,500.00

Love INC of Jackson County- President's Discretionary Fund: President's Discretionary Distribution $500.00

Lumen Christi High School- L. Richard and Sandra Schneider Endowment Sub Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $300.00

                                                    Community Needs Endowment Fund: Human Performance Laboratory $3,000.00

                                                    Kellogg Foundation Youth Advisory Committee Endowment Fund: Traveling Science $300.00

Michigan State University- Northwest Educational Endowment Fund: Scholarship for Madison Howe $500.00

Marriage Matters Jackson- Community Needs Endowment Fund: Marriage Restoration/Building a Better Marriage $2,300.00

Michigan Center High School- Michigan Center High School Alumni Scholarship Endowment Fund: Scholarships for Michigan Center High School $3,000.00

Michigan Center Junior High- School Teachers Endowment Fund: Classroom Redesign $2,000.00

Michigan Center Schools- Stephanie Tallis Greenhouse Endowment Sub Fund: Agency Fund Distribution for Stephanie Tallis Greenhouse $239.06

                                                 Michigan Center School District Education Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $760.91

Michigan Coalition of Essential Schools- Michigan Coalition of Essential Schools Endowment Fund: Donor Designated Fund Distribution $9,165.82

Michigan Theater of Jackson- The Allen E. Spiess, Jr. Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $1,000.00

Middle School at Parkside- President's Discretionary Fund: Teacher of the Year Top Teacher Maureen Hesslau $1,000.00

                                                   Teachers Endowment Fund: SMART Table $4,994.00

Muscular Dystrophy Association- Kellogg Foundation Youth Advisory Committee Endowment Fund: Greater Michigan MDA Summer Camp $3,306.00

Ferris State University- JCISD-JACC Michael Furtwanger Memorial Endowment Fund: Scholarship for Nicholas Resor $250.00

Nonprofit Network- Nonprofit Network/George W. Romney Endowment Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $25,000.00

                                      Community Needs Endowment Fund: Improve Relationships between Jackson County Law Enforcement and Citizens $6,777.00

Northwest Community Schools- Northwest Educational Endowment - Third Party Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $2,906.00

Northwest High School- Teachers Endowment Fund: Engaging Classroom Environment $2,000.00

Northwest R.W. Kidder Middle-  School Teachers Endowment Fund: Northwest Middle School Manufacturing & Engineering Program $5,000.00

Parma Elementary School- Teachers Endowment Fund: Equipment for Student News Show $2,159.69

                                                   Kellogg Foundation Youth Advisory Committee Endowment Fund: Student News Cast Team $230.00

                                                    President's Discretionary Fund: Teacher of the Year Winner Suzanne Woolworth $5,000.00

Region 2 Area Agency on Aging- Community Needs Endowment Fund: Table-Top Gardens $500.00

Rise Above - Community Needs Endowment Fund: Year #1 $1,720.00          

                        Community Needs Endowment Fund: Looking Forward $10,655.08

Ferris State University- JCISD-JACC Patrick Carney Memorial Fund: Scholarship for Ryan Couling $2,500.00

Save Our Youth / Help Them Prosper- Kellogg Foundation Youth Advisory Committee Endowment Fund: Save our Youth $343.00

Stockbridge Area Educational Foundation Stockbridge - Organization Endowment Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $7,531.96

Student Advocacy Center of Michigan- Community Needs Endowment Fund: Youth Voice - T.A. Wilson Academy $2,220.00

                                                                          Community Needs Endowment Fund: Early Truancy Intervention $4,000.00

The Dahlem Center- Community Needs Endowment Fund: Little Musicians Conceptual Learning through Music $2,200.00

The Reading Writing Connection- The Allen E. Spiess, Jr. Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $1,000.00

The Salvation Army- Dirlam Family Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $700.00

                                       Hopkins, Jennings, Shaw Salvation Army Memorial Fund: Donor Designated Fund Distribution $847.00

                                       President's Discretionary Fund: President's Discretionary-Food Drive Matching Fund $1,000.00

The William Sparks Cascades Falls Foundation- Sandra S. and Robert D. Craft Family Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $2,500.00

Together We Can Make A Difference - Community Needs Endowment Fund: Community Flower / Vegetable Garden $500.00

Trinity Lutheran School- Teachers Endowment Fund: Growing Beyond the Classroom $2,147.97

United Methodist Retirement Communities Foundation (UMRC)- Community Needs Endowment Fund: Thome PACE (Program of All-inclusive Care for the                                                                                                                                     Elderly) - Recreational Therapy Program $5,000.00

United Way of Jackson County- Dorothy Levy Literacy Endowment Fund: Donor Advised Fund Distribution $7,537.23

                                                            Kellogg Foundation Youth Advisory Committee Endowment Fund: Fun for Families: Energizing Education Family Involvement                                                                     Night $2,200.00

                                                            Kellogg Foundation Youth Advisory Committee Endowment Fund: Energizing Education All School Family Involvement

                                                            Night$3,000.00

Vandercook Lake Schools- Vandercook Lake Education Endowment Fund: Agency Fund Distribution $4,796.32

                                                   President's Discretionary Fund: Teacher of the Year Top Teacher Brenda Ortega $1,000.00

Warner Elementary School- Teachers Endowment Fund: Kolb's Korner - Alternative Classroom Design $600.00

Western High School- Teachers Endowment Fund: 3-D Technology & Visual Art $1,000.00

Western School District- President's Discretionary Fund: Teacher of the Year Top Teacher Erika Sponsler $1,000.00

Western Youth League- Community Needs Endowment Fund: Bringing Baseball Back to Parma $500.00

Westwinds Community Church- The Officer James D. Bonneau Child Advocacy Fund: Mission Scholarship for Ryann McDowell $500.00

WKAR- Community Needs Endowment Fund: Forte $2,500.00

Jackson Community Foundation

100 S. Jackson Street, Suite 206B

Jackson, Michigan 49201

Ph: (517) 787-1321

email: jcf@jacksoncf.org

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