Recent News & Events
Today. Tomorrow. Forever: A Campaign for Our Community’s Endowment
Our Community's Endowment matters. It matters Today, it will matter Tomorrow, and it will certainly matter long into the unknown future. We can't predict the future, so we must prepare for it. "Today. Tomorrow. Forever: A Campaign for Our Community's Endowment" seeks to provide immediate growth for our Community's Endowment through $5 million in "Today" gifts while securing a pipeline of future growth through estate gifts.
Heartfelt Thanks to the Generous Sponsors of our Fall 2015 Event
Many, many thanks to the generous sponsors of our Fall 2015 Celebration event. We couldn't have done it without you! It was a fantastic night with lots of fun, grazing, and meaningful conversations.
$87,371 awarded from Community’s Endowment in second competitive grant round of 2015
We are pleased to announce the awarding of 5 grants totaling $87,371 from the Community’s Endowment in the second competitive grant cycle of 2015. We are excited to partner with each of these organizations as they experience seasons of growth and change. We believe that the support they are receiving from the Community’s Endowment’s today will benefit the Holland/Zeeland area for years to come.
Our spring 2015 newsletter is now available online!
You can view our latest newsletter as a PDF right here on our website! This edition highlights our recent grants and features a spotlight on giving and a spotlight on CFHZ donors Steve and Deb Van Heck.
Wayne J. Elhart Memorial Fund for Project Clarity Established
An anonymous member of the Holland/Zeeland community has generously offered to provide up to $100,000 in matching funds for donations made to a newly established Wayne J. Elhart Memorial Fund for Project Clarity, a partnership between Project Clarity and the Community Foundation of the Holland/Zeeland Area, in memory of Wayne Elhart.
Join us for our annual luncheon on Thursday, May 21st!
We hope you'll attend our upcoming annual luncheon on May 21st. You'll hear an update on CFHZ's recent work and join us in honoring Peter Neydon with the 2015 Marvin C. Lindeman Distinguished Service Award
Recent Grant Spotlight: $21,450 awarded to Tulip Time Festival
The Tulip Time Festival recently received a $21,450 competitive grant award from the Community’s Endowment for research and planning. The funding will be used to develop and execute a demographic and economic impact study for this spring’s Tulip Time Festival, celebrated May 2 -9, 2015.