Our story begins in 1951. Our goal looks to 2025 and beyond.

Fremont Area Community Foundation began when visionary philanthropists set out to change the future of Newaygo County forever.

They laid the groundwork for a Community Foundation that has become one of the largest in the U.S. on a per capita basis.

The Community Foundation exists to improve the quality of life for residents in Newaygo County. We do this by connecting community needs with the passions of families, businesses, and individuals.

Company Overview

Get to Know Us

Meet the people who guide and carry out the day-to-day work of the Community Foundation.

Meet Us

What’s happening here and in the community at large

Check out our 2021 annual report
Read our 2021 annual report for a look at some of the stories that inspired us over the last year.
Read more

Community stories
Check out the stories of donors and organizations who partner with us to make a difference in Newaygo County.
Learn more

Geographic Affiliates

For over 20 years, Fremont Area Community Foundation has supported three geographic affiliate foundations: Lake, Mecosta, and Osceola community foundations.

The Community Foundation manages the assets while advisory boards from each respective community review grant proposals and recommend funding.

Learn More

Supporting Organizations

The Community Foundation is home to two supporting organizations: Bridging Generations Fund and Amazing X Charitable Trust.

Both organizations have their own boards and recommend or award grants based on their missions to make life better for specific groups in our community.

Learn More

Media Resources

Learn More

Financials & Policies

Learn More

Contact Us

Learn More