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Access to Recreation [Project Profile]

Access to Recreation (A2R) was an initiative to provide access to a wide variety of recreational opportunities for people of all ages and abilities.

Community Foundation College Access Challenge Grant Initiative [Project Profile]

The College Access Initiative increased college participation rates among Michigan's low income and first generation students through endowed funds for programming and scholarships.

Community Foundation Energy Initiative [Project Profile]

The Community Foundation Energy Initiative was the first public-private partnership between the State of Michigan and community foundations as a way to handle the distribution of Exxon payout.

Community Foundation Standards [Project Profile]

The Council of Michigan Foundations developed a common set of standards for the rising number of community foundations in Michigan.

Foundations on the Hill [Project Profile]

The Council of Michigan Foundations was one of the first regional associations of grantmakers to lobby for community foundations in Washington D.C.

Healthy Youth, Healthy Seniors [Project Profile]

Healthy Youth, Healthy Seniors distributed tobacco settlement funds given to the Council of Michigan Foundations, establishing permanent endowments for health-related programs.

Homelessness Prevention Challenge Grant Program [Project Profile]

The Council of Michigan Foundations (CMF) partnered with the Michigan State Housing Development Authority to enhance homelessness prevention services.

Legal Definition of Community Foundation [Project Profile]

The Council of Michigan Foundations developed a formal and operational community foundation definition to help regulate who received a tax credit.

Michigan Community Foundation Tax Credit [Project Profile]

The Michigan Community Foundation Tax Credit provided a tax credit for individuals and businesses after donation to a community foundation.

Michigan Community Foundations’ Computer Project [Project Profile]

The Michigan Community Foundations' Computer Project developed a computer system that met the needs of both small and large community foundations.

Venture Products Fund [Project Profile]

Community foundation leaders in Michigan worked together to create a common brand and marketing strategy to educate and attract potential donors.

Youth on Board Legislation Act [Project Profile]

The Youth on Board Legislation Act permitted youth ages 16-17 to serve on a nonprofit board with a vote.