Congratulations on receiving a grant from Fremont Area Community Foundation!
The following guidelines are intended to help you publicize your program. If you have any questions, email Jessica Folkema, Director of Marketing and Communications.
The Community Foundation publicizes grants and grant stories through media relations, social media, publications, and our website. We encourage you to share success stories and photos so we can promote partnerships to make Newaygo County a better place.
What you can do
A grant from the Community Foundation is a partnership. Your story is our story. It is also an occasion for the Community Foundation to acknowledge our donors and let them know how their gifts are being used to improve the quality of life in our community. You can publicize the Community Foundation’s support in a number of ways:
- Your website – Create a link on your website to the Community Foundation. You can also include our logo where appropriate. See logo use details below.
- Contact local media – Using this sample press release, contact local news organizations (such as the Times Indicator, Muskegon Chronicle, Grand Rapids Press, or MLive.com) to let them know about your project and your grant from Fremont Area Community Foundation. We would be happy to provide a quote for your press release that is specific to your organization.
- Tell your community – Share information about your grant through your newsletters, annual reports, lists of supporters, and social media. When announcing the grant on social media, link to us on Facebook (facebook.com/FremontAreaCF) and on Twitter (@fremontareacf). Use the FACF logo when appropriate and send us a high-resolution version of your logo.
We encourage you to use our logo where suitable. To obtain a copy of the Community Foundation logo, please review our logo use guidelines and download the logos below. Please contact us if you need a different format of our logo than what is listed.
Acknowledging a grant from the Community Foundation
Use this language to acknowledge your grant from Fremont Area Community Foundation:
This project was funded (or funded in part) by a grant from Fremont Area Community Foundation.
Acknowledging a grant from the Youth Advisory Committee
Use this language to acknowledge your grant from the Community Foundation’s Youth Advisory Committee:
This project was funded (or funded in part) by a grant from the Youth Advisory Committee of Fremont Area Community Foundation.
Acknowledging a grant from one of our geographic affiliates
Grantees of Lake, Mecosta, or Osceola community foundations should adhere to all guidelines spelled out here in regard to grants from their respective foundation. Use this language to acknowledge your grant from a geographic affiliate of Fremont Area Community Foundation:
This project was funded (or funded in part) by a grant from Lake/Mecosta/Osceola Community Foundation, an affiliate of Fremont Area Community Foundation.
Keep in touch
We love it when grant recipients share pictures of programs or events, success stories, or any other newsworthy items! Please email any of these items to firstname.lastname@example.org.