Ten Years of Impact

Community Improvement Initiative Grant Opportunity

Tracing its roots back to 2012, the Board of Directors’ Community Improvement Initiative (CII) Grant from Saginaw Community Foundation has helped support community projects with a total financial impact of $265,000. This year marks the tenth anniversary of the grant program. Read more and see an overview of past grant projects.


IRA Charitable Rollover

IRA Charitable Rollover

Are you 70-1/2 years old or older? Explore how to give directly from an Individual Retirement Account (IRA) to Saginaw Community Foundation tax-free. Learn more.

CTE Scholarships

Career and Technical Education Scholarship Opportunities

Dreaming of a career in a skilled trade? We’re here to help. We have 80+ scholarship opportunities for Career and Technical Education (CTE) training. Learn more.




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


If you wish to donate via check, please make the check payable to Saginaw Community Foundation, and, if applicable, indicate the fund name or special project you wish to direct your donation to on the memo line and mail to: Saginaw Community Foundation, 1 Tuscola St., Suite 100B, Saginaw, MI 48607.


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


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