2012 Grants — Encouraging Civic Progress
The following is a list of all current year grant awards in this program area. In addition, archived grant lists are available by selecting 2009-11 Grants.
City of Harbor Springs - $6,250www.cityofharborsprings.com
Funding support for the Downtown Enhancement Study.
Dr. Theodore A. Atlas Foundation - $50,000www.dratlasfoundation.com
Support for Hurricane Sandy Relief, particularly those hardest hit on Staten Island.
Dwelling Place of Grand Rapids - $150,000www.dwellingplacegr.org
Support for the redesign and renovation of the Herkimer Hotel and the surrounding city block - an historic site that provides affordable housing for low-income individuals along South Division in downtown Grand Rapids.
Grand Rapids Rowing Association - $25,000www.grrowing.org
Support for course development and site improvements to highlight Grand Rapids and the Grand River as a premier location for the 2012 Mid-American Collegiate Rowing Association Championship Regatta, as well as other competitive rowing events.
Petoskey-Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation - $15,000www.phsacf.org
Supporting skilled and professional board development for the YMCA of Northern Michigan.
Senior Neighbors, Inc. - $15,000www.seniorneighbors.org
Support for the relocation and renovation of Senior Neighbors' Central Office to a new first floor suite in the agency’s current location in order to increase access for their clients.
YWCA West Central Michigan - $265,000www.ywcawcmi.org
Support for a capital campaign to renovate two YWCA facilities in downtown Grand Rapids, enhance technology for improved outreach, and expand services to reach highly vulnerable populations.