2023 TCCF Spring Grants Announced

Jan 31, 2023Grants, News, Press Release

John Hunter, Executive Director of the Tuscola County Community Foundation, is pleased to announce the TCCF is again offering grants to fund projects within Tuscola County. Over $111,000 will be available to during this upcoming spring grant cycle for eligible Tuscola County organizations. Applications will be accepted beginning February 1, 2023 through March 1, 2023 and are available at www.tuscolaccf.org under the Grant Application drop down section. Please review the Grant Guidelines document for information regarding completing the grant application. If you have any questions about grant guidelines or the application process, contact John at jhunter@tuscolaccf.org or Renée at rderoche@tuscolaccf.org or call 989.673.8223.

Hunter also noted that post-secondary education scholarship opportunities for graduating senior students attending schools serviced by the Tuscola Intermediate School District will become available February 1, 2023. Scholarship funds available to graduating seniors in Tuscola County exceeds $125,000. Students can obtain scholarship applications by contacting their respective high school guidance office. TCCF held scholarship applications are due by 4 p.m. March 15, 2023.

            Name of Fund                              Amount Available          Purpose           

WILLIAM A & RUTH JANKS FUND              $55,000            Unrestricted

CLAUDE D & ETTA ANDREWS FUND          $15,000            Children’s Activities

FUTURE YOUTH INVOLVEMENT                 $28,000             Youth Programs addressing FYI Needs Assessment

HEALTHY YOUTH/HEALTHY SENIORS       $ 4,000             Health Orientated Programs Serving Youth and/or Sr Populations

HOMELESSNESS PREVENTION FUND         $ 2,200             Addressing Homelessness in Tuscola County

GREATER MILLINGTON AREA FUND          $ 5,000             Supporting projects benefitting Millington Area

ANNE S. LAETHEM FUND                              $  600                Preservation of Historic Buildings in Tuscola County

DON LIST FUND FOR SPECIAL NEEDS         $  800               Supporting children w/ special Social, Emotional, Physical needs  

DON PETRO FUND                                          $  450               Sports Equipment for Youth, Promotion of Healthy Lifestyle and/or Basic Human Needs Support    

Grant Applications must be received by or postmarked March 1, 2023