$40,000 Grant Opportunity 

Community Improvement Initiative Grant Opportunity

A Community Improvement Initiative Grant, a competitive grant program, will award up to $40,000 to a single project in July 2024. Learn more about this grant and how to apply. Applications are due May 1.

Neighborhood Grant Program

Neighborhood Association Grant Program

The Neighborhood Association Grant Program provides an additional resource to stimulate neighborhood-based, grassroots initiatives that seek to improve the quality of life for residents within established neighborhood associations in the City of Saginaw. Learn more about this grant opportunity and how to apply.

CTE Scholarships

Career and Technical Education Scholarship Opportunities

Dreaming of Career and Technical Education training or certification? We’re here to help. We have 90+ 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


Our Mission

We bring people and resources together to build an equitable community, making a lasting philanthropic impact.


Our Vision

A flourishing community for all, forever.


Our Values

• Diversity
• Equity
• Inclusiveness
• Collaboration
• Sustainability
• Stewardship
• Community engagement in philanthropy


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