Nonprofit organizations address vital needs in Newaygo County and they are an important component of our local economy. However, the challenges they face are greater than ever before. Our grantmaking and initiative work was designed to create an interconnected and effective nonprofit sector. To fulfill this work, we assist local nonprofits to:
Our efforts in nonprofit sustainability spawned a full-fledged initiative: community partner effectiveness. This initiative works alongside local organizations—our “community partners”—to create a nonprofit sector working towards positive evidence-based outcomes.