Grants for Excellence

Dream Big

The Grants for Excellence program provides funding to Saginaw County schools for creative educational initiatives and projects not currently supported by school budgets. Learn more and apply today.


Scholarship Resources

Scholarship Resources

We’ve complied a list of scholarship opportunities available at area colleges, universities and regional community foundations. Learn more.

MLK Regional Scholarship 

MLK Regional Scholarship

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarships are available to Bay, Midland and Saginaw County high school seniors, regardless of ethnicity, who actively embrace Dr. King’s dream of improving racial harmony and social justice. Learn more and apply today.

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Give Now

To provide direct support to Saginaw Community Foundation, please search for and select the Lucy R. Allen Cornerstone Fund, which is our administrative endowment.


Mission-driven to serve your community

Founded in 1984, the Saginaw Community Foundation is mission-driven to improve the quality of life in Saginaw County by linking donor interests with the community’s most pressing needs and promising opportunities. The foundation serves three important constituencies:

  Our donors who want to make a difference

  The nonprofit organizations in our region that provide essential services
and programs

  The individual communities within Saginaw County