Field of Interest / Mini Grants
Our 2020 Grant Cycle is now closed.
The deadline for submitting completed grant applications was October 25, 2019.
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Each year the grant cycle opens in early September with applications due in mid-October of the same year. Distribution of grant monies is during the first quarter of the following year.
Mini grants are available throughout the year for up to $250. Non-profit organizations, agencies, or organizations that are affiliated with non-taxable organizations i.e. schools, churches, and/or city governments are eligible to apply once every 12 months.
Both field of interest and mini grants are available to 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations, agencies, or organizations that are affiliated with non-taxable organizations i.e. schools, churches, city governments located or servicing people in Dickinson County and surrounding Michigan and Wisconsin areas.
Field of Interest Grants & Amounts Available for 2020 Grant Applications
Applications for the 2020 Grant Cycle are due October 25, 2019
$78,649 is available for field of interest programs during the 2020 Grant Cycle.
Civic Improvement: available for collaborative project(s) to benefit or serve Iron Mountain, Kingsford, and Breitung Township communities.
Community Health: available for youth and senior health related programs i.e. programs designed to reduce behavioral risk factors, substance abuse, alcohol / binge drinking, smoking cessation, depression, and to encourage healthy activities. Available: $2,070
Environmental: available for projects that improve or create methods of enhancing natural resources in the area.
Fine Arts: available for projects in the area of theatrical, musical and performing arts.
Health Care: available for programs involved in prevention, primary physical health care, educational and other health related services. Available: $3,651
Homeless Prevention: available for programs which provide assistance to people in need to prevent loss of homes.
Hunger: available to organizations which provide food to people in need.
Kellogg Youth: available to applicants from the Iron Mountain / Kingsford Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) for youth-related programs. Available: $19,517
The Norway Area Community Foundation (NACF) and the Crystal Falls Area Community Foundation (CFACF) will also award $23,669.
Norway Affiliate: available for programs in the Norway community area.
Norway Kellogg Youth: available to applicants from the Norway Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) for youth-related programs. Available: $3,373
Forest Park Youth: available to applicants from the Forest Park Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) for youth-related programs. Available: $18,687
Crystal Falls Community Project: available for community projects in the Crystal Falls area.