Greater Ishpeming Area Community Fund

The Greater Ishpeming Area Community Fund is an affiliate of the Community Foundation of Marquette County and was established in 1994 to serve communities in Western Marquette County including the City of Ishpeming, Ishpeming Township, Ely Township, Tilden Township, Champion, Michigamme, and Republic. The Fund was originally established using matching funds from the Kellogg Foundation and has since grown to a total of 32 funds totaling over 1.2 million. If you are interested in donating to this fund please click the Give Now button and select the area you wish to donate to or the Give to the Greater Ishpeming Fund at the bottom. For more information please call the Community Foundation at 906.226.7666.

Affiliate Board Members:

Chair: Anne Giroux
Vice Chair: Kristin Thornton
Secretary: Kathy DellAngelo
YAC Coordinator: Shannon Edmark
Ginny Graybill
Gary Nelson
Jim Kippola
Ruth Warner
Heidi Peterson

Greater Ishpeming Area Funds

Donor Advised Funds:
• Holman Family Fund

Agency Funds:
• Ishpeming School District Alumni Agency Fund
• Ishpeming School District Educational Fund

Designated Funds:
• The Norman and Dolores Jacobson Family Music Endowment
• The Charles and Lois Smith IHS Sports Endowment
• Greater Ishpeming Area Community Fund Operating Endowment

Unrestricted Funds:
• Ishpeming Community Fund
• Greater Ishpeming Area Community Operating Fund

Field of Interest Funds:
• Greater Ishpeming Area Community Operating Endowment Fund
• Youth Fund For Greater Ishpeming Area