30th Anniversary

The following article is from the May 7, 2017 speech given by our Board Chairperson John Brzozowski Happy 30th Anniversary to Four County Community Foundation! In the 1950s, residents from the corners of Lapeer, Macomb, Oakland, and St. Clair Counties […]

MIPIA Scholarship Fund

Michigan Association of Professional Insurance Agents Scholarship A new scholarship fund has been created to promote the education of students who are pursuing careers in insurance related fields. This new fund has been established by the Michigan Association of Professional Insurance […]

A Lasting Legacy from Sam and Eleanor Mendola

Four County Community Foundation is honored to be the beneficiary of a $1.14 million gift from the Sam and Eleanor Mendola Trust. Sam and Eleanor lived in Almont and owned and operated the Almont Saddlery from 1969 until it closed […]

2016 Community Report

Community Report 2016

Our annual report to the Community for 2016, our Annual Report was replaced by our Report to the Community. Each Report to the Community includes updates on grants, funds, scholarships and financial information from the previous year.

Helping Those Who Help Others

As part of our mission, Four County Community Foundation is dedicated to bringing together human and financial resources to support progressive ideas in education, health, and community. In 2015, we supported several human services programs throughout the communities we serve. […]

Octagon House

Based on a presentation by John S. Bishop at the Octagon House Sesquicentennial Celebration in 2004. The story begins with Frederick Plumer Currier.  Born in Vermont in 1812, he left the family farm at the age of 19 to pursue […]

2015 Community Report Available

Reports to the Community In 2014, our Annual Report was replaced by our Report to the Community. Each Report to the Community includes financial information from the previous year.

The Blonde Scholarship

This Blonde Scholarship was created in thanksgiving for the caring and supportive members of the Imlay City Community. The Blondes were raised in Imlay City, graduated from the public schools, attended Sacred Heart Catholic Church and were given many opportunities […]

The Tabar-Schultz Scholarship

After meeting each other in biology class, Ron and Marghe (Schultz) continued on to graduate together from Romeo High School in the late 1960’s. After high school Ron earned a B.S. degree in Materials Science and Engineering followed by a […]

Fine Swine in the New Show Arena

The Lapeer County 4-H and FFA Swine Show took place in a new arena purchased with financial support from the Four County Community Foundation, the Lapeer County Community Foundation, the Monsanto Growing Communities Foundation and business, individual and 4-H Club […]