06

Feb

The Nature Conservancy Awarded 2016 CII Grant for Riverfront Park

Approximately 334 Acres to Enhance Urban Recreational Opportunities   RACER Trust RACER and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources (MDNR) have executed an exclusive option agreement for the transfer of just over 334 acres of former industrial property along the west bank of the Saginaw River, to be used for nature-based, passive recreation activities and

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13

Jul

Terrance Lavell Winters Memorial Scholarship

The Terrance Lavell Winters Memorial Scholarship was established to honor the life and legacy of a loving son, father, brother and uncle – Terrance Lavell Winters. He was born October 7, 1983 to his parents Barbara Ezell and Ray Henderson. Terrance had one son, Trevontae Lavell Winters, whom he considered his true love.   Sometimes

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08

Jul

Students from across Saginaw County are making a difference

Our Youth are Learning What it Takes The FORCE Youth Advisory Committee encourages local youth to get involved in solving problems in their community. This diverse group of teens, from grades 8-12, is actively engaged in community service and grantmaking.   Established in 1992, FORCE is the result of a $1 million challenge grant from

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19

Nov

Update on the IRA Charitable Rollover

Since 2006, individuals have been allowed to donate up to $100,000 from their IRAs to charities without having to record the distribution as taxable income. Individuals are able to begin taking distributions as early as age 59-1/2, but are required by federal law to begin taking them at age 70-1/2. Each year since 2006, the

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30

Jul

Celebrity Back-to-School Inspire Youth Panel

                                       

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19

Feb

A continuum of giving

If the Saginaw Community Foundation (SCF) were a book, its founders would be the authors. From the very beginning in 1984, it was their generosity and vision that scripted the Foundation’s future. The funds that were established and the dollars they contributed are still used to meet today’s needs and plan for tomorrow’s opportunities. Some

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18

Feb

Securing our future: The power of endowment

                Cleveland lawyer and banker Frederick H. Geoff established the first community foundation in 1914. His vision was to pool the charitable resources of community members – people of all means – into a single, great and permanent endowment for the benefit of all. Within five years, community

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21

Jan

Last minute scholarship questions answered

The 2014 scholarship application deadline is fast approaching and we’ve been answering a lot of phone calls. If you have questions, check our FAQ page or give us a call at (989) 755-0545. The foundation is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (we’re even open through lunchtime). Our building is located at 1 Tuscola St., behind the Temple Theatre,

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18

Sep

Sons of Italy Scholarship

The Sons of Italy Scholarship is sponsored by the Sacra Famiglia Saginaw Lodge 2456 of the Sons of Italy. The Sons of Italy is a fraternal organization that promotes Italian heritage, culture, language and the education of its membership. The Sacra Famiglia Saginaw Lodge 2456 was formed in March 1980. Lodge 2456 supports many civic

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