In order to begin the application process, please contact the Vice President of Community Impact, Elizabeth Kidd at or 616-994-8851, who will speak with you and can provide you with an application.

CFHZ has two scheduled deadlines for competitive grant applications in 2022:



Grant applications are reviewed and evaluated by the Distribution Committee or the Youth Advisory Committee with support from CFHZ staff. Review committees provide recommendations to the Foundation’s Board of Trustees for final grant determinations. Organizations should anticipate approximately eight weeks between the application deadline and receiving a final decision on their proposal.

Eligibility in 2022

Have Questions?

For information or questions about grants, contact Elizabeth Kidd, Vice President of Community Impact