Recent News & Events
$77,371 awarded from Community’s Endowment in second competitive grant round of 2015
We are pleased to announce the awarding of 4 grants totaling $77,371 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.
Save the Date for Our Annual Fall Celebration
Save the date and join us on Thursday, September 17, 2015 for our Annual Fall Celebration event. This event is an important opportunity for our community to come together to support charitable giving and for CFHZ to build awareness about the work that we do to build our community’s endowment and help donors achieve their charitable goals.
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.
$105,050 awarded from Community’s Endowment in first competitive grant round of 2015
5 grants totaling $105,050 were awarded to local nonprofits from the Community’s Endowment in the first competitive grant cycle of 2015.