August 28, 2019
The Allegan County Community Foundation (ACCF) has found a permanent home!
We were so fortunate to have a temporary location until the right opportunity surfaced. The right opportunity came along when Allegan City Hall relocated to their new location on Trowbridge Street. Now, the iconic former city hall building at 112 Locust Street will be the new and permanent location of the ACCF.
Look for us to be settled by the new year.
YOUR community foundation is home.
September 9, 2019
Often times, someone’s first response to hearing what we do, leads them to state how fun it must be to ‘give away money’. Fun, maybe. Humbling, an honor, a challenge – absolutely. The challenge is to determine which organizations receive grants – do you strive for quantity or impact? The next challenge requires strategic consideration when more than $400,000 has been requested, but only $200,000 is available to award. In most cases, the needs haven’t increased, but the cost of providing for those needs has.
development and much more.