Laura Heintzelman
Executive Director
(231) 723-7269

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Open Grant Applications

The Foundation does not currently have any open grant applications.    

Please review our Grant Criteria and Principles.  We encourage you to contact the Foundation to discuss your organization and any project or need you may have. We will be glad to give you details on the grantmaking process and connect you with the information needed to submit a proposal. Applicants are generally limited to one application per organization per funding cycle and to one submission per calendar year after receiving a grant, assuming a satisfactory evaluation. 

To discuss your grant application interest, contact: Laura Heintzelman at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or 231-723-7269.

Grant requests are welcome from organizations that serve Manistee County and are recognized as tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service.

Applications deadlines:  Vary.  Please contact the Foundation office for more information.