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Community Foundation Awards Grants

The M&M Area Community Foundation (MMACF) recently awarded grants during their Spring Grant Cycle.  The following endowments, held at the MMACF, provided funding:   …More

Free Community Training

The M&M Area Community Foundation (MMACF) is extending an invitation to community members across Marinette and Menominee Counties to participate in the Safeguarding Our Communities program training.  …More

Safety First!

The Grover-Porterfield Fire Department will be better able to provide assistance and rescue services as a result of their selection by the M&M Area Community Foundation (MMACF) to receive a $5,400 grant to purchase a Rescue 42 Truck Kit Vehicle Stabilization System.   …More

$9,000 Grant for National Night Out Program

The M&M Area Community Foundation’s Youth Advisory Committee (YAC ) has selected the Niagara Police Department to receive a $9,000 grant to support the National Night Out program for northern Marinette and Menominee Counties.   …More

$9,000 Grant for Wagner Fire Department

The Wagner Fire Department received a $9,000 grant from the M&M Area Community Foundation (MMACF) to be used for the purchase of firefighting gear and equipment.  The volunteer department has been restricted in its ability to raise funds through public events as a result of COVID-19 precautions.   …More

Invitation for Local Elected Officials

The M&M Area Community Foundation (MMACF) has extended an invitation to elected officials across Marinette and Menominee Counties to participate in the Safeguarding Our Communities program training.   …More

Grants Available in Crivitz and Peshtigo

Non-profits, religious organizations, schools and government entities in Crivitz and Peshtigo have an opportunity to apply for funding from the Crivitz Area Fund or the Peshtigo Area Community Endowment.  …More

Our Opioid Crisis

The M&M Area Community Foundation is leading a “Safeguarding Our Communities” partnership with Bellin Health and Public Health of Delta and Menominee Counties.   …More

Youth Leaders Give Back

Youth leaders across Marinette and Menominee Counties are giving back this holiday season.  In an effort to support their local communities, the Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) of the M&M Area Community Foundation has organized several service projects.  …More

Children's Savings Accounts

September is College Savings Month, a month dedicated to inspiring communities across the country to save for children’s futures – be it a college, trade school or another form of post-secondary education.  …More

Resilient Future Gains Support

Vicki Elkin, Executive Director of The Fund for Lake Michigan has provided official notification to the M&M Area Community Foundation (MMACF) that it will lend support and counsel to the Resilient Future Project established as an ad hoc committee by the MMACF Board of Directors.  …More

$50 For Every Kindergarten Student

The M&M Area Community Foundation has announced the launching of the Future Fund, a philanthropic commitment to the educational future of every kindergarten student. …More

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