A healthy community fosters an economy that is diverse, vital and innovative, that grows strong businesses and business districts, and creates adequate jobs and income for residents.
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 Barry County.
The fund shall be used to support the business & entrepreneur development to benefit the Barry County Area.
To support CTE programming in Barry County.
The fund shall be used to support the creation of healthy economy that is diverse, vital and innovative, that grows strong businesses and business districts, and creates adequate jobs and income for residents.
The fund shall be used to support the economic vitality of Barry County through mission related investment vehicles.
Fund established to support collaborative efforts to bring Group Cares Workcamps into Barry County. Monies to be used as community "match" needed to participate in program. Group Cares is a group of individuals who volunteer their time, expertise and funds to renovate homes for needy owners.
The fund shall be used to support inventors and creation of niche items throughout Barry County Area.
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 purpose of the fund is to support a Barry County resident who has been accepted into an entrepreneurial field at a Michigan University or College.