Giving


Make a difference right here

Gifts of all types and sizes make a difference.

For more than 60 years, Fremont Area Community Foundation has helped Newaygo County residents fulfill their charitable dreams and invest in positive change.

Through the Community Foundation’s stewardship and careful investment, these gifts grow and provide critical financial support for years to come.

You can make a difference in this community. Join us.

Give 5

Over the next 10 years, Newaygo County residents are estimated to transfer $664 million to the next generation. If everyone in our community gave 5% (or more) of their estate, it could result in $33.2 million in charitable gifts. Imagine what this could do for our community!

Ways to Give

Our Community Foundation connects personal passions to lasting change. We are a place where charitable giving becomes local, personal, and meaningful.

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Types of Funds

We are home to over 500 charitable funds ranging in size from $10,000 to $30 million.

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Community Stories

Julee Tellkamp is anything but ordinary. While preparing to move into a college dorm last fall, she was also preparing to create a fund at the Community Foundation.

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Although they live in Grand Rapids now, Brian and Diane Karsten have a special place in their hearts for Fremont. They created a scholarship to support deserving Fremont graduates as a way to give back to a community they feel blessed to have been a part of.

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