Funds

The following funds are held at the Community Foundation of Marquette County and currently have a net total of over $17 million. For more information or to find out how to contribute to one of these funds please contact the Community Foundation at 906.226.7666.

Marquette Area Funds

Unrestricted Funds:
• Cary and Sharon Bjork Family Fund
• C. John Peterson Family Fund
• Community Advised Big Bay Fund
• Fund for Marquette
• Raymond J. Jason Memorial Fund
• Robert and Lottie Clark Fund
• Rod and Holly Aldrich Family Fund
• Stien Family Fund

Field of Interest Funds:
• Arts Fund
• City Skateboard Park Fund
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• Education Enhancement Fund for MAPS Elementary Students
• Elderly Fund
• Exchange Club of Marquette Fund
• Fred and June Schaefer Legacy Fund for Persons with Special Needs
• George W. Romney Volunteer Fund
• Health and Wellness Fund
• Helen Campbell Schillinger Youth Music Fund
• Operating endowment
• Paul F. Blewett Legacy Funds
• Seavoy Family Fund
• The Johanna Pohjala Fund for Weavers
• Unsung Heroes Fund
• Women’s Center Fund
• Youth Fund for Marquette
• Zonta Club Fund

Designated Funds:
• Adult Amateur Arts, Music and Culture Fund
• Aniket Dhadphale Marquette Junior Hockey Designated Fund
• Bernadette Reider UPAWS Fund
• Bernadette Reider’s St. Christopher’s Catholic Church Designated Fund
• Eagle Mine Technical Middle College Endowment
• Excellence in Education Week Endowment
• Homelessness Prevention Endowment
• Snyder Drug Fund for the Benefit of Bay Cliff
• The Clark Lambros Beach Park Fund

Agency Funds:
• Big Brothers/Big Sisters Agency Fund
• City Gift Program
• Great Lakes Center for Youth Development
• Great Lakes Center for Youth Development Technical Assistance Fund
• Kids Cove Endowment Fund
• Marquette County Fair
• Marquette County Health Department Fund
• Marquette Junior Hockey Fund
• Marquette Symphony Orchestra Fund
• Medical Care Access Coalition Inc. Fund
• MI Energy Options for Greenways Trails Fund
• Minde Glenn Browning Endowment Fund
• Peter White Public Library Development Fund
• Planned Parenthood Northern Michigan Fund
• Powell Township Education Fund
• Roman Catholic Diocese of Marquette Endowment Fund
• Stephen Blondeau Memorial Fund
• Superior Watershed Partnership
• Teaching Family Homes
• The Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum
• United Way of Marquette County Endowment
• UPAWS Agency Fund
• Upper Peninsula Environmental Coalition
• Upper Peninsula Land Conservancy Stewardship Agency Fund
• YMCA Agency Fund

Donor Advised Funds:
• Christine Pesola Donor Advised Fund
• The DellAngelo Family Fund
• Emerick Family Fund
• Emil and Elizabeth Vajda Charitable Endowment
• Friends of Presque Isle Park Playground Fund
• Huron Mountain Club Fund
• The Janet Haynes and Erin Brooks Fund
• The Karl Stien and Leah McCabe Fund
• Mark and Christine Troudt Donor Advised Fund
• Martha and Michael Conley Family Fund
• Reijo Aho Fund
• Robert Cowell and Kathleen Olivier Donor Advised Fund
• TriMedia Foundation
• Wiseman Donor Advised Fund

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

Negaunee Area Funds

Unrestricted Funds:
• Negaunee Community Fund
• Negaunee Area Community Fund- Operating

Field of Interest Funds:
• Negaunee Area Community Fund Operating Endowment
• Youth Fund for Negaunee Community Fund
• Negaunee Lions Community Enrichment Fund
• Negaunee Public Schools Enrichment Fund

Donor Advised Funds:
• Friends and Family of Renee Thomas Endowment

Gwinn Area Funds

Unrestricted Funds:
• Gwinn Area Community Fund
• Gwinn Area Community Fund Operating

Field of Interest Funds:
• Gwinn Area Community Fund Operating Endowment
• The William & Mildred Andrews Youth Fund

Designated Funds:
• The Gwinn Community Schools Alumni Fund
• The Gwinn Area Community Schools and Brian Watson Excellence in Education Day Endowment