Deadlines: January 1, April 1, July 1, and October 1
Please review our Grant Policies for more information.
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Four County Community Foundation’s Grant Review Committees and Board of Trustees will be guided by the following general policies and considerations:

  1. The Foundation provides grants to individuals through designated scholarship funds and to eligible, IRS tax-exempt organizations, schools, and governmental agencies operating in the Four County Community Foundation service area including communities in Lapeer County (Almont, Attica, Dryden, Imlay City, Metamora), Macomb County (Armada,  Richmond, Romeo, Washington), Oakland County (Leonard, Oxford), and St. Clair County (Allenton, Berville, Capac, Emmett).
  2. Grants will be made to support progressive ideas in education, health, and community, including youth and adult programs.
  3. Grants will not be made for sectarian religious programs.
  4. Grants will not normally be made for operating budgets, wages, or for basic educational or municipal functions.
  5. Grants are ordinarily made for one year.

Four County Community Foundation gives priority consideration to the following:

  • Projects not adequately served by existing community resources.
  • Projects which provide incentive for generating other funds and community resources.
  • Projects which facilitate cooperation and collaboration between organizations.

If you have any questions about our grant policies and procedures or whether your project fits within our current priorities, please contact the Foundation office. We will be glad to discuss your proposed project.

Four County Community Foundation operates without discrimination as to age, race, religion, sex, handicap, or national origin in the consideration of grant requests.

Privacy Policy

Four County Community Foundation will not disclose the identity of grant applicants except as necessary to process the application and will protect all submitted financial and personal information. The Foundation does not use the provided information for commercial purposes nor does it sell, trade, or share your data with other organizations.

Community Applications


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Trouble or Questions?

For any questions regarding grant applications please call (810) 798-0909 or email Micaela Boomer.


Four County Community Foundation Grants

Funds are available for a variety of charitable purposes for non-profit organizations, public schools and governmental agencies.

Healthy Seniors/Healthy Youth

Tobacco settlement funds are available for projects that promote the health of seniors and youth.

Seniors Youth
Health and nutrition Health and nutrition
Pharmaceuticals Violence and conflict resolution
Family counseling Family counseling
Preventing and managing chronic diseases Access to dental care
Smoking prevention and cessation Smoking prevention and cessation
Long-term care alternatives Child care
Mental health and aging Early childhood development
Workforce and aging Behavioral risk factors

21st Century Education Grants

Funds are available for classroom teachers for projects which benefit students.

Youth Advisory Council (YAC) Kellogg Grants

Funds are available for projects which provide services to youth. Priority will be given to projects which address the challenges identified in the most recent Needs Assessment Survey. Current priorities include: decreasing use of tobacco, drugs and alcohol, reducing reckless driving, enhancing peer relationships, improving home and school environment, and increasing college-access.