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Scholarships Available

The M&M Area Community Foundation continues to help make education more accessible for youth across Marinette and Menominee Counties by providing significant funding through scholarships.     …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

We Are Thankful

As the M&M Area Community Foundation joins more than 700 community foundations across the U. S. in observing Community Foundation Week (November 12th – 18th) we want to recognize and thank those who give of their time and resources to ensure the Foundation meets its mission of service to our communities.  …More

October is Standing Legacy Society Month

This month the M&M Area Community Foundation honors its Standing Legacy Society, which is comprised of individuals and families who have committed to supporting their community through a gift from their estate.  …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

Thousands Awarded for COVID-19 Relief

The words “commitment” and “community” share the same root.  The M&M Area Community Foundation showed its understanding of the meaning of both words as nonprofit organizations struggle from the effects of the coronavirus.  …More

Spring Grant Recipients

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

Youth Committee Seeks New Members

Middle and high school students throughout Marinette and Menominee Counties have a unique opportunity to give back to their community.  …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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