The deadline to apply for Fremont Area Community Foundation’s first grant round of 2017 is February 1. This round includes community grants and Fremont Area Elderly Needs Fund grants.

Eligible nonprofit organizations and public agencies must be located in, or directly serve, the people of Newaygo County.

Grant-seekers for community grants can apply using the general grant application or apply under one of the Community Foundation’s focus areas: community and economic development, education, natural resources, nonprofit sustainability, and poverty to prosperity.

The Community Foundation has a total of two community grant rounds in 2017 with applications due on February 1 and September 1. To find more information, review grant guidelines, or to apply, visit

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