News & Events

Great things are happening in Muskegon County. Visit this page often for the latest news, announcements, current deadlines, updates on recent events, or to find out what’s coming up next.

CFFMC Annual Update 2016
CFFMC Annual Update 2015
CFFMC Annual Update 2014

Recent News

Community Impact: Spring 2017 Grants

We're glad to announce that this spring, we've granted a total of $551,328 to community organizations in Muskegon County, with an emphasis on youth development, the arts, and sustainability.

Higher Standards

The Community Foundation for Muskegon County has recently been re-accredited by National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations®—the highest standards for philanthropic excellence.

New Healthy Muskegon Grants

A second round of grants, supported by funding from the Michigan Health Endowment Fund, has recently been awarded to improve access to healthy food in our community.

Upcoming Events

Foundation’s 2017 Annual Gathering & Reception

tuesday, June 27, 2017

Frauenthal Theater
425 W. Western Avenue, Downtown Muskegon

Join us as we highlight teachers and programs who made a difference, honor our scholarship recipients, and unveil a game-changing investment in Muskegon County's kids.

Fall Grant Application Deadline

wednesday, September 14, 2017


Grants are about making an impact! We welcome grant applications from Muskegon County organizations that are recognized as tax-exempt. Full grant applications are due by midnight, September 14, 2017.

Our Board

Our Board of Trustees is widely respected throughout the community for their philanthropic leadership.

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Our Staff

Highly engaged as residents and volunteers, members of our staff have first-hand knowledge and insight into our community.

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Where and how is up to you.

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