A healthy community encourages a wide variety of recreational, historical and cultural opportunities.
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.
The fund shall be used for the enhancement of Historical preservation, programs and activities in its broadest scope, including but not limited to, acquisitions, renovations and coordination of staff, committees and management of Charlton Park, located in Barry County.
To Support Historic Charlton Park Village, Museum and Recreation Area
The purpose of the fund is to hold money raised for the DKHS Marching Band trip to Hawaii for the 76th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor Parade.
To support Gilmore Car Museum.
May used to purchase uniforms and equipment for the Hastings Band.
To provide for free entertainment druing the Hastings Summerfest, the biggest festival for Hastings which occurs annually on the last full weekend of August.
The fund shall be used to support historical document archival project.
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The fund shall be used to house a collection of Barry County Artists for display in county non-profits, with priority given to Pennock Hospital.
To help provide funding for educational, benevolent, charitable or public purposes within or outside the County of Barry. The focus will be faith based, along with seven elements of a healthy community.
The fund shall be used as a Special Project Fund that holds donations for the Christmas Manger Scene of the Barry Courthouse Square.
The fund shall be used for the operations and acquisition costs associated with the Midwest Miniature Museum.
The purpose of the fund is to support residents in the Thornapple area who are involved in the visual and performing arts.
The fund shall be used to expose children of Barry County to the Arts. The Arts are defined to include: visual, music, fiber, literature and performing arts. Exposure includes doing as well as listening or watching. No more than 1/2 to scholarships, nor more than 1/4 for 1.
The purpose of the fund is to support special Barry County projects and programs and through the approval of the Barry Community Foundation’s Board of Directors.
To support Odyssey of the Mind and art enrichment opportunities at Thornapple Kellogg schools through grants.
The fund shall be used to assist any TK (grades 9-11) music student attending Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp, Interlochen, or summer music session, or traveling with a significant musical organization. This scholarship is in memory of Tad Thatcher, a 1990 graduate of TK High School.
The fund shall be used to support special projects initiated and managed by the Thornapple Arts Council.
The fund shall be used to support the activities of the Thornapple Players in providing for cultural experiences for Barry County residents.