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YMCA Partnership

The Greater Marinette and Menominee YMCA has partnered with the M&M Area Community Foundation (MMACF) to provide a free Safeguarding Our Communities presentation specifically for YMCA members at noon on Friday, April 9th.   …More

Grants Available

The M&M Area Community Foundation (MMACF) invites eligible organizations to apply for grants during our Spring Grant Cycle.  Applications will be accepted online at mmacf.org/grants from April 1st – 15th.   Eligibility guidelines are noted on the website.  …More

Nominate Your Favorite Young Philanthropist

Do you know a high school student who has volunteered above and beyond their schools’ community service requirements?  Nominate them for the M&M Area Community Foundation’s Young Philanthropist Award!  …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

Honoring Lyle Chummy McDonald

Lyle “Chummy” McDonald passed away 15 years ago, but his memory and love of hockey has lived on in our community, particularly at this time of the year.    …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

Support the Friends of St. Vincent de Paul Fund

The St. Vincent de Paul District of Marinette, in partnership with the M&M Area Community Foundation (MMACF) is asking community members to consider supporting the Friends of St. Vincent de Paul Fund held at the Foundation.  …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

Community Foundation Awards Grants

The M&M Area Community Foundation has awarded grants from their Women’s Giving Circle Restricted Endowment Fund.  …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

Spring Grant Recipients

We recently awarded grants during our Spring Grant Cycle.  The following endowments, held at the MMACF, provided funding: …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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