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At the Community Foundation for Muskegon County, we're working with donors, advisors and members of the community for one common goal—making our community a stronger, healthier, more vibrant place to live.
Sharing a Legacy of Acceptance
Gilana Shira Alpert had a zest for life. When she unexpectedly passed away in 2007, Gilana’s family established a fund at the Community Foundation to honor her memory.Read Story
Give to any of our more than 865 existing funds, or you can create a new fund of your own to benefit the cause that matters to you most.Give Now
Maximize your giving today.
With the passage of a new federal tax bill that includes doubling the standard deduction, there is little doubt that fewer people will itemize their deductions. How will this change giving? While we may not have answers for a couple of years, we do have thoughts on ways to maximize your giving today!Read News
Using Forks to Raise Funds
The Margaret Shaw Memorial Fund was created by the Paine family, owners of Metalworks Inc. in Ludington, in honor of Sidney Shaw's wife, Margaret, who passed away in 2004. The Shaw family grew the fund over the years and, when Sidney retired, decided to begin actively developing it.Read Story
2016 Annual Update
Take a look at the 2016 Annual Update! Learn about great grants, new funds, and people who love their community!Read More
Opportunities for every child, and everyone.Learn More
The work we support speaks for itself.Learn More
Lakeshore Ethnic Diversity Summit
The annual Lakeshore Ethnic Diversity Alliance Summit on Race and Inclusion, May 15 at Hope College, brings together nationally recognized speakers and thought-leaders to explore what we as individuals and institutions can do to create inclusive, diverse, and thriving communities.View Event
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2018 Ambassadors Reception
Our annual Ambassadors Reception honors those community members who have set a distinguished leadership example by including the Foundation in their will, trust, or estate plan, naming the Foundation as a beneficiary of an insurance policy or retirement account, or creating a Fund at the Foundation.View Event
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