Funds

The following funds are held at the Community Foundation of Marquette County and currently have a net total of over 15 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
Community Environmental Monitoring Program info

• 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 Gwinn-Sawyer Area Chamber of Commerce Youth Fund
• 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