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Adam Dipp Memorial Scholarship Fund – TAEF

Memorial by Adam's Class (TK Class of 2000).  Qualified applicants will desire to major/work in Computer Science or a related fields and preferably have had STA experiences.
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Adele & Arnold Parker Family Fund – TAEF

Established by the Parker's five children in memory of Adele & Arnold Parker to provide a yearly award of $500 to a graduating senior or alumni of the Thornapple Kellogg School District.  The award is renewable based on students ability to meet requirements. Eligibility Requirements: Student must be a graduate or graduating senior of TK Schools. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Student…
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Affordable Housing Fund

Attainable and Desirable Housing for All Safe, attainable, and affordable housing is a key pillar to a healthy, vibrant community. A stable housing inventory is critical to its economic well-being. When housing expenses are more than 30% of a family's income, it impacts their ability to afford basic needs. Barry County rent expense as a share of average household income…
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Alecia Lorraine Holst Scholarship Fund – TAEF

This scholarship was created to honor the memory of Alecia Holst, a 2000 grad of TKHS.  The award is for a TK senior or licensed approved Michigan HOME senior majoring in medical/allied health and has a strong background in 4-H.
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American Legion 484 – Caldwallader Fund

For the support of expenses of the American Legion Post 484 Caldwallader Park renovations and maintenance.
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American Red Cross, Barry County Fund

The fund shall be used to support the charitable purposes of the American Red Cross in Barry County.
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Andrea M. Storrs Scholarship Fund

To provide scholarships for Hastings Area students.
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Angel Fund

The fund shall be used to support the charitable programs, projects and scholarships in Barry County.
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Angie Coates McDiarmid Memorial Fund for the Community Music School

This fund shall be used for the Community Music School to use toward the needs of the school, including but not limited to purchases of equipment and subsidizing lessons.
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B. Healthy Community Fund

Funds will primarily be used to fund initiatives through the B. Healthy Coalition. The initiatives and work plan created by Pennock Hospital and the Coalition.
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Ball Family Scholarship – TAEF

The Ball Family believes students achieve a gain success through the support and mentorship received by the teaching and coaching staff. They wish to give back to TK in a way that is meaningful and inspirational to students attending TK and are pursuing a degree in the STEM field.
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Barbara Colleen Hooten Memorial Fund – DKEF

To enhance the educational experiences of elementary age students from Delton & Hastings Schools Systems, occasionally provide college scholarships and scholarships for Barry County YMCA experiences.
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Barry Business Bridge Fund

The Barry County Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Alliance, and the Barry County Community Foundation have joined forces to raise money to help small businesses during these trying times. And you can help! All money collected will go directly to small businesses in the form of grants, through an application process. Please consider donating to save small businesses in…
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Barry Career Access Network

This fund shall be used to support the career access network for Barry County. Barry Community Foundation is proud to be a supporter of the Barry Career Access Network effort, known as BCAN!, and its goal to increase the percentage of Greater Barry County residents with post-high school certificates or degrees to 60% by the year 2025. BCAN!, which is…
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Barry Community Enrichment Center (BCEC)

Community is at the heart of everything we do. The Barry Community Enrichment Center (BCEC) is home to 11 non-profit agencies who are dedicated to providing our community with a variety of services, enrichment and education. The building is host to community events, workshops and classes. It is a place where community members can come to receive help, find resources…
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Barry Community Free Clinic Fund

The fund shall be used to provide free non-emergency medical and dental care, low cost or no-cost medications and access to free local social services to low income and uninsured adult individuals through a professional and independent Free Clinic provided by volunteers.
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Barry Community Trial Court Initiative Fund

The purpose of the fund is to support the residents to maintain public safety and promote the development of responsible citizens in Barry County.
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Barry Conservation District

The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, literary or educational purposes of the Barry Conservation District.
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Barry County 4-H Livestock Project Fund

The fund shall be used to allow for a program related investment to be made through an application and interview process.  The fund assets will be split among selected participants, with no loan over $300.  Loans are repaid when livestock sale has been completed.
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Barry County Business & Entrepreneur Development Fund

The fund shall be used to support the business & entrepreneur development to benefit the Barry County Area.
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Barry County Career Technical Education Fund

To support CTE programming in Barry County.
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Barry County Christian School KickStart Fund

This fund will support Barry County Christian Students Children Savings Accounts by providing matches as determined by the Committee of KickStart to Career.
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Barry County COA Building Project Fund

This fund will help support the construction of a COA building on a site where Commission on Aging hopes to be a part of a bigger senior-cenric community. Currently 26% of Barry County residents are over 60 and this number is growing.  This new facility will  allow the Commission on Aging to respond to the changing demographics of our county.
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Barry County Commission on Aging Fund

Funds to be expended for assistance to aged and/or disabled residents of Barry County who are at risk of losing the ability to live in their own homes because of the need to pay for modifications and repairs to their homes and/or to fund transportation.
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Barry County Conservancy Fund

The fund shall be used to promote and support the establishment of land conservancy and conservation as determined from time to time by an advisory committee and approved by the Foundation.
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