Facts, Figures & Notices
We started in 1992 with a donation of $1,000. The first grant was $1,500. Since then, more than 7,000 of you have donated, and we've given thousands of grants and scholarships—all to benefit people and organizations throughout our county, and elsewhere.
257: Funds at the foundation
$35.4 million: Total 2016 assets
$20.3 MILLION: Total distributed in grants and scholarships since 1992
$2 MILLION: Total distributed in grants and scholarships in 2016
70: Volunteers serving on our boards and committees in 2016
$48.1 million: Total gifts received in the past 24 years
$6.6 million: Total gifts in 2016
$53,537: Youth Advisory Committee grants distributed in 2016
$935,162: Total Youth Advisory Committee grants distributed since 1992
24: Years the foundation has been making a difference
145: Scholarships awarded in 2016
414: Grants awarded in 2016
The Charlevoix County Community Foundation will make available for public inspection tax documents, including Internal Revenue Forms 990 and 990-T (if applicable), and the Community Foundation's application for tax exemption at the Community Foundation office during normal business hours.
The Charlevoix County Community Foundation is committed to protecting the privacy of its donors. The Foundation collects and uses personal information such as name, address, phone number and email addresses (when a donor voluntarily provides it to us). This information is gathered in order to maintain complete and accurate records for Foundation activities, and for IRS purposes.
The Foundation's Board of Trustees and staff are bound by the Foundation's Confidentiality Policy. The Charlevoix County Community Foundation does not sell, trade or share donor information with any other organization.