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A Cornerstone In Our Community: Tom Mudd

14

Nov

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As part of our Cornerstone Club campaign, we’re featuring several of our Cornerstone members on our blog. Learn more about Cornerstone.    Tom Mudd strongly believes that history is a key part of the future. He has become one of the leading crusaders for preserving Saginaw’s past for future generations.   That crusade led to the creation of the

A Cornerstone In Our Community: The Shaheen Family

14

Nov

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As part of our Cornerstone Club campaign, we’re featuring several of our Cornerstone members on our blog. Learn more about Cornerstone.    Dr. Samuel and Patricia Shaheen and family have driven community development with real estate projects, such as Saginaw’s South Washington Corridor, Bay City’s new River Place development and the purchase and renovation of the Temple Theatre, which they

More than 260 high school students will beautify homes of seniors and veterans on Make A Difference Day

16

Oct

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Saginaw, Mich. – More than 260 volunteers from 15 area high schools will join forces on Thursday, Oct. 18, as part of the annual Make A Difference Day event to clean, paint, prune and beautify the homes of eight senior citizens and veterans in Saginaw County.   Make A Difference Day, a joint effort between

Receive up to $30,000 to create & implement the changes you want to see in Saginaw County

15

Oct

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The new Board of Directors’ Community Improvement Initiative, a Saginaw Community Foundation competitive grant program, will award up to $30,000 to one project in 2013. This project will create indelible, measurable impacts in the immediate and broader community. Grants to be awarded Jun 2013 and project completed by June 2014.   Eligible applicants include charitable

Transforming Deindorfer Woods: Restoration of the park put in the hands of the community

05

Oct

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The following is from the September 2012 issue of Cornerstone, the newsletter of the Lucy R. Allen Cornerstone Club. Download the PDF or read the articles online.   Last December, the Consumers Energy Foundation awarded a $125,000 grant to restore Deindorfer Woods Park – contingent upon matching grants. The matching funds were raised within six months.   The

Fund helps keep young dancers in class

05

Oct

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The following is from the September 2012 issue of Cornerstone, the newsletter of the Lucy R. Allen Cornerstone Club. Download the PDF or read the articles online.   The Nancy Claramunt Dance Foundation Fund was recently set up by Morrall and Nancy Claramunt to help support young dancers. Recently, three young dancers in the region received funds to

President’s Report: The season of change

05

Oct

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The following is from the September 2012 issue of Cornerstone, the newsletter of the Lucy R. Allen Cornerstone Club. Download the PDF or read the articles online.   Fall is upon us, and signs of change are developing quickly. The falling temperatures, the color of the leaves and even the clothes in our closets signal that a different

Giving Back: Unrestricted funds

04

Oct

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The following is from the September 2012 issue of Cornerstone, the newsletter of the Lucy R. Allen Cornerstone Club. Download the PDF or read the articles online.   Unrestricted funds help address a broad range of local needs – including future needs that often cannot be anticipated at the time your gift is made.   The Saginaw Community

New grant program aims to improve community

04

Oct

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The following is from the September 2012 issue of Cornerstone, the newsletter of the Lucy R. Allen Cornerstone Club. Download the PDF or read the articles online.   Mahatma Gandhi said, “Be the change you want to see in the world.”   With the new Board of Directors Community Improvement Initiative, the Saginaw Community Foundation

Thank you to our volunteers

27

Sep

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Our volunteers are amazing. They serve on boards and committees. They help us make decisions that affect the community. They help us review and score hundreds of scholarship applications. These people are our advocates and supporters.   We recently thanked our volunteers with the foundation’s first Volunteer Appreciation BBQ. It was a perfect 70-degree September

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