Fourth Quarter grant applications are due October 1, 2021.
Four County Community Foundation has implemented NEW grant application management software! All applicants will set up a new account using an email address and a password.
When you access our new grant request portal you will see our logo and a yellow REGISTER button. Once you create an account, you will use your email and password to return to your dashboard.
On your dashboard, you may be listed as a “student” and the grant application is referred to as a “scholarship.” Do not be alarmed. Click on the SCHOLARSHIP tab to see the Four County Community Foundation Grant listed as the only choice. Click on the APPLICATION tab to begin your request. Email [email protected] or call if you have any problems and we will walk you through the process.
Learn more before you begin an application.
If you have an account and are a returning user, please log in using your E-mail Address and Password.
Once you’ve started an application, you can return to edit or continue at any time. If you have trouble logging in, try the “forgot password” link and re-set your password.
This grant application system uses the following email domain: [email protected]. Please add it to your safe-senders list to be sure you receive all communications.
Trouble or Questions?
Four County Community Grants
Four County Community Funds are available for a variety of charitable purposes for non-profit organizations, public schools, and governmental agencies. This fund especially responds to the current and emerging needs in all of our local communities.
Healthy Seniors/Healthy Youth Grants
Tobacco settlement funds are available for projects that promote the health of seniors and youth, including health and nutrition, family counseling, smoking/vaping prevention and cessation, and mental health care.
21st Century Education Grants
Funds are available for classroom teachers in Almont, Armada, Capac, Dryden, Imlay City, and Romeo for educational projects in the classroom and in the field. Have an idea? Request a grant!
W.K. Kellogg – Youth Advisory Council (YAC) Grants
Funds are available from our W.K. Kellogg Fund 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 products, drugs, and alcohol, reducing reckless driving, enhancing peer relationships, improving home and school environment, and increasing post secondary education access.
Shelby Community Grants
- Shelby Community Endowment Fund
- Shelby – Macomb Daybreakers Kiwanis Fund
- John A. Brown Memorial Fund
- Healthy Futures Endowment Fund
- Charles B. McLaughlin Memorial Fund
All grant requests for Shelby Community Foundation Funds should be made using Four County Community Foundation’s quarterly application described above. Request deadlines are January 1, April 1, July 1, and October 1.
Jamie’s Smiles’ mission is to supply supplemental funding to outstanding programs that benefit special needs children through grants and other financial means.
Jamie’s Smiles Endowment Fund grants are awarded annually to organizations in Macomb County serving children with special needs. The application is available from September 1 through October 1. For more information, visit jamiessmiles.org.
Jamie’s Smiles Holiday Adoptions help children with special needs and their families. The holiday adoption season is from October through the following January each year. Jamie’s Smiles works with the Macomb Infant Preschool Program (MIPP) to serve local families in need. For more information, visit jamiessmiles.org.