Press Releases & News

CHILDREN’S SAVINGS FUND INSPIRES DONATION AND CHALLENGE

At a special event, Daniel J. Peterson, president and CEO of The Stephenson National Bank & Trust (SNBT) presented a $20,000 donation to the M&M Area Community Foundation (MMACF) for the benefit of the Future Fund. With the donation, Peterson posed a challenge...

DEPOSIT DAY IN STEPHENSON

Has your child received their FREE $50 Future Fund savings account from the M&M Area Community Foundation (MMACF)?  This will be the third year that every kindergarten student at schools across Marinette and Menominee Counties have an account established for...

CHAINSAW DEMONSTRATION

MENOMINEE, MI – Students at the Wausaukee School District recently watched a chainsaw carving demonstration by Lisa and Jamie Doeren of Renegade Carving Company.  The business is located in Abrams, WI and they not only carve wood but also ice.  The company...

PESHTIGO RIVER CENTER RECEIVES FUNDING

MENOMINEE, MI – The Peshtigo River Center received a $9,000 grant from the Alcohol and Other Drugs Fund and a $1,510 grant from the Crivitz Area Giving Fund. Both Funds are administered by the M&M Area Community Foundation (MMACF) and award grants during the...

EVERYBODY RIDE!

MENOMINEE, MI – Students at Beecher-Dunbar-Pembine School District have expanded opportunities to stay active following their selection to receive a $2,520 grant from the M&M Area Community Foundation’s (MMACF) Philanthropy Fund.  The award will be used...

Gifts Will Help Put More than a Century of Local News Online

MENOMINEE, MI — A new project at Spies Public Library will put the history of our area as recorded as far back as 1885 online for anyone to view. A team from the University of Michigan will begin in 2022 to convert the microfilm records of the Menominee Democrat, the...