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.

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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

After more than 40 years, Bob and Bonnie Erber are still full of enthusiasm for Fremont, the town that won them over with its safe neighborhoods and friendliness. Moved by gratitude, they have worked to give back through service, volunteerism, and a scholarship fund at the Community Foundation.

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Tyler Slaughter was known for his bright smile, compassion, and whole-hearted dedication to the work he was doing at Newaygo County Mental Health. His father Mike--along with family, friends, and Tyler's coworkers--created a scholarship for adult students to honor his life and legacy.

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