The YAC Mini-Grant program accepts K-12 student written grants for classroom projects. This unique program originated here at JCF and is now replicated around the state. Designed to introduce the concept of a community foundation and our work, students complete a grant proposal and budget. Funds can be used for materials, projects or programs that benefit youth, encourage volunteerism and enhance the school environment.
Grant Amount: Up to $300
DEADLINE: October - March
2021 Grant Recipients
Columbia Upper Elementary School: Flexible Seating $300.00
East Jackson Elementary: East Jackson Podcast Team $220.00
Lumen Christi Catholic School: Essential Baskets $125.00
R. W. Kidder Middle School: Jazz Music Grant $277.89
For more information, contact Cindy Bellew, Youth Advisory Committee & Scholarship Coordinator at 517-787-1321 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.