Area of Greatest Need
Lapeer County Emergency Relief Fund (70) – Established to support our local non-profits as they provide extra services during this time. The Foundation is providing a centralized place for giving that will guarantee that 100 percent of funds raised will be used locally in response to the coronavirus. This Lapeer County Emergency Relief Fund will help support the organizations caring for and assisting vulnerable populations throughout Lapeer County as we navigate these unprecedented times. One hundred percent of all funds will be distributed for coronavirus relief with no administrative fees. Funds will be released on a rolling basis throughout the outbreak and recovery phases of the crisis.
Lapeer County Community Fund (00) – Supports grantmaking and philanthropic activity to benefit the residents of Lapeer County.
Arts & Culture
Center for the Arts of Greater Lapeer Fund (58) –Established to support the Arts and cultural activities, as well as to preserve the historic PIX Theatre & Gallery 194.
Lapeer County Historical Society Fund (14) – Benefits the efforts of the Lapeer County Historical Society.
Lapeer Courthouse Restoration Fund (09) – Supports the continued restoration and maintenance of the historic Lapeer County courthouse.
Adam & Corrinne Moore Music Fund (34) – Promotes and enriches the music program beyond normal expenditures in Lapeer High School.
Wakaresku Cultural Fund (03) – Established Joseph Wakaresku, this fund supports education and cultural projects for the benefit of children and youth in Lapeer County, including study in foreign countries.
Access to Nature Endowment Fund (42) – Supports creating universal, barrier free access to recreation opportunities for people of all abilities in the Lapeer County community.
Clarke Adams Memorial Fund (18) – Supports broad charitable purposes and non-profit organizations within Lapeer County.
Thomas K. Butterfield Administrative Fund (22) – Named in memory of Thomas K. Butterfield, long-time Chair of the Foundation, it supports the Lapeer County Community Foundation’s administrative operations.
Thomas Daley Memorial Fund (64)-Supports charitable needs focused on music, traumatic head injuries, children and agriculture.
Six Rivers Lapeer County Land Conservation Fund (38) – Provides support for the Six Rivers Land Conservancy efforts and range of needs for private land conservation in Lapeer County.
Joseph Property Capital Defense Fund + (27) – The non-permanent fund supports the legal defense of the development easement at the Joseph property at 9302 McWain Road, Grand Blanc, MI.
Joseph Property Defense Endowment Fund (28) – Supports the legal defense of the development easement at the Joseph property at 9302 McWain Road, Grand Blanc, MI.
Lapeer County Community Fund (00)-Supports grantmaking and philanthropic activity to benefit the residents of Lapeer County.
Lapeer County Probate Children’s Fund (01) – Supports programs that address needs of children who come to the attention of the Probate Court.
Lapeer County YAC Fund (Youth Advisory Committee) (06) – Created with matching grants from the Kellogg Foundation, it supports grantmaking and other programs for youth in Lapeer County.
George D. Lutz Camp Fund (15) – Supports Michigan Christian Youth Camp programs through the Lapeer Kiwanis Club.
Optimist Club of Lapeer County Fund (59) – Supports operations of the Optimist Club of Lapeer County.
Paradise Animal Rescue Endowment Fund (67) – Supports operations for Paradise Animal Rescue located in Lapeer County.
Seven Ponds Nature Center Endowment Fund (68) – Supports operations for Seven Ponds Nature Center of Lapeer County.
United Way of Lapeer County Endowment Fund (21) – Supports programs and operations of the United Way of Lapeer County.
United Way of Lapeer County Fund + (20) – The non-permanent fund supports programs and operations of the United Way of Lapeer County.
The Carpenter Fund (36) – Supports the operations of Lapeer Community Schools.
Marguerite deAngeli Library Endowment Fund (08) – Supports programs and special projects at the deAngeli branch library.
Family Literacy Center Endowment Fund (11) – Supports programs of the Family Literacy Center of Lapeer County.
Family Literacy Center Fund + (19) – The non-permanent fund supports programs and operations of the Family Literacy Center of Lapeer County.
Lapeer Community Schools Endowment Fund (32) – Supports programs for the staff and students of Lapeer Community Schools.
Lapeer County LEAF Fund-(Child Savings Account Program-Lapeer County Education Attainment Fund) (65) – County wide asset building program for students to support post-secondary education.
Lapeer District Library Endowment Fund (16) – Supports the activities and programs of the Lapeer District Library.
Lapeer Vocational Fund (35) – Supports alternative educational experiences in Lapeer Community Schools.
Doris F. and Burns L. Rolland, Sr. Endowment Fund for Rolland-Warner Students (51) – Established for the enrichment of the lives of Lapeer’s Rolland-Warner Middle School students.
The Taylor Fund (33) – Supports kindergarten, industrial arts, home economics, and agriculture programs in Lapeer Community Schools.
Valley Lapeer Community Schools Library Endowment Fund (43) – Supplements district spending for elementary and secondary school libraries in the purchase of printed and audio visual materials directly used by students.
Health & Well-Being
LACADA/Roberta Jane Lynch Legal Defense Fund (30) – Provides needs based legal services for FIA eligible women and their families and other LACADA programs.
Lapeer County Autism Support Fund (45) – Created to honor Grant Lee Johnston, the fund supports organizations and programming for autistic children and family support services in Lapeer County.
Suncrest-Lapeer County Medical Care Facility Fund (39) – Enhances the Lapeer County Medical Care Facility’s ability to provide healthcare services for the aging.
Women’s Fund (24) – Supports Lapeer County women and their families in need.
Ross P. Broesamle Educational Fund (05) – Supports educational assistance to students residing in Almont and Dryden.
Mary Jane Congdon Memorial Scholarship + (52) – The non permanent fund in memory long-time Lapeer educator, Mary Jane Congdon, supports scholarships to Lapeer Community Schools graduating seniors.
Daley Acres Agricultural Memorial Scholarship (54) – Established in loving memory of J. Clifford “Kip” Daley and Thomas J. Daley, the fund awards scholarships to current and past graduates of Lapeer County High School students pursuing a career in agriculture.
Christopher Jon Dirks Memorial Fund + (13) – The non-permanent fund provides annual scholarships to the Outstanding Graduating Senior at Lapeer High School.
Irma Gelhausen Scholarship Fund (31) – Awards scholarships to Lapeer County students in at least their third year pursuing a career in education..
Jack and Carolyn Griffin Memorial Scholarship Fund (49) – In memory of Walter and Fern Griffin, this fund awards scholarships to North Branch graduating seniors and past recipients of the Griffin Scholarship.
Philip Hart Scholarship Fund (12) – Honors the life and work of Michigan’s U.S. Senator Philip Hart. Supports scholarships for graduating seniors of Lapeer Community Schools.
Jacob N. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund (48) – Created in memory of Jacob N. Johnson, this scholarship fund is awarded to a Lapeer Community Schools graduating senior.
Kiwanis Scholarship Fund (40) – Supports scholarships at Lapeer High School.
LakeVille Community Schools Memorial Scholarship Fund (63) – Established with funds donated by family & friends of deceased staff members Ms. Mary Marsh and Mr. Olan Mishler and Ms. Wendy Avram to honor their memory and to provide scholarships to graduating seniors of LakeVille Memorial High School.
LakeVille Memorial High School Alumni Scholarship Fund + (57) – Established by graduates of LakeVille High School for graduating seniors of LakeVille High School.
Lapeer Community Scholarship and Student Loan Endowment Fund (10) – Supports financial assistance through scholarships and loans to graduates of Lapeer Community Schools.
Lapeer Community Scholarship and Loan NP Fund + (26) – The non-permanent fund supports financial assistance through scholarships and loans to graduates of Lapeer Community Schools.
Lapeer County Bar Association Endowment Fund (37) – Provides scholarships for graduating Lapeer County high school students and other charitable purposes designated by the Lapeer County Bar Association.
Lapeer County Medical Fund (07) – Created in memory of Herbert M. Best, M.D. by the Lapeer County Medical Society, the fund awards medical scholarships to Lapeer County students enrolled in accredited medical programs.
Lapeer County Medical Scholarship Endowment Fund (02) – Awards scholarships for Lapeer County students pursuing post-secondary education in medical and health-related fields.
Lapeer West Boosters Endowment Fund (25) – Supports Lapeer West High School through scholarships and educational programs.
North Branch Area Schools Endowment Fund (23) – Supports scholarships and school-related expenses not part of the operating budget.
P.E.O. Chapter DX Scholarship Fund (53) – Established by this philanthropic educational organization, it supports higher education of women.
Renwick Lapeer Community Schools Loan Fund + (44) – The non-permanent fund created in memory of George and Ernestine Renwick supports loans from Lapeer Community Schools for students seeking further education.
Dr. James and Doris Richardson Scholarship Fund (61) – In honor of Columbiaville’s long-time residents, this fund awards scholarships to students pursuing a profession in the medical field.
John Sak Memorial Scholarship Fund (50) – Created in memory of long-time Lapeer educator John Sak, it supports higher education for a graduating senior or graduate of Lapeer High School.
Schiedegger Engineering Scholarship Fund (60) – Awards scholarships to Lapeer County students pursuing any field of engineering.
Hazel Simms Nursing Scholarship Fund (04) – Provides nursing scholarships for Lapeer County students pursuing nursing careers in the state of Michigan.
Jimmy Thompson Memorial Scholarship (55) – Supports scholarships to graduating seniors of Lapeer High School.
Tracey Thompson Memorial Scholarship (56) – Supports scholarships to graduating seniors of Lapeer High School.
Traver-Carter Fund (62) – Created to provide financial assistance for Lapeer County residents who are current or past graduates of LakeVille or Lapeer High School, age 25 or younger pursuing any area of study and accepted into or attending a not for profit college, university or technical school program in the state of Michigan.
Ronald C. and Abi E. Warner Scholarship Fund (47) – Created in memory of Ronald C. and Abi E. Warner, it supports scholarships to students in the educational, health sciences and agricultural fields.
Max H. Whitton Memorial Scholarship Fund (66) – Established to honor the legacy of Max H. Whitton. The Fund is established to provide scholarships for students pursuing post-secondary studies at a community college, university, trade/technical school, apprenticeship or certificate program within the State of Michigan.