The South Haven Community Foundation has awarded 32 scholarships totaling $42,000 to 2023 South Haven High School graduates planning to attend college this fall. Award recipients will attend a wide variety of institutions, including The University of Michigan, WMU, CMU, Michigan Technological University, GVSU, Lake Michigan College, and others, and plan to study a diverse Read More
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The South Haven Area Community Foundation has awarded $72,000 to 24 local nonprofits to help support educational, cultural, art, and youth programs and projects servicing the South Haven area. Its South Haven High School student affiliate, Youth Advisory Council, has awarded $6,861 in additional grant funding to support youth, educational and SHPS initiatives. The Foundation Read More
The Greater South Haven Area Community Foundation has awarded $55,000 to 18 local nonprofits to help support educational, cultural, art, and youth programs and projects servicing the greater South Haven area. This year’s recipients include Safe Harbor Children’s Advocacy Center, South Haven Speakers Series, South Haven Steelheaders Sport Fishing Association, Beautify Pullman, South Haven Project Read More
The South Haven Community Foundation and South Haven Public Schools have partnered to simplify the scholarship application process for SHHS Students. Starting January 2022, students will be able to complete one scholarship application to be considered for up to 15 local scholarship opportunities. The Foundation and the School have contracted with software company AwardSpring to Read More
This summer, the South Haven Community Foundation (SHCF) launched a matching grant fundraising campaign to assist the Museum in reaching their financial goal and begin construction on their new Maritime Heritage Center building this fall. The SHCF agreed to match up to $45,000 of community donations for a total of $90,000. The Museum reported that Read More
SOUTH HAVEN, Mich. June 21, 2021 – The South Haven Area Community Foundation has awarded over $42,000 to help launch educational, cultural, beautification and youth programs servicing the South Haven area. Nineteen non-profit organizations were awarded 22 grants for community projects that will be completed in the next 12 months. The recipients were awarded funds Read More
This beautification project at South Haven High School was helped along by a Project Curb grant from 2020. Project CURB aims to orchestrate, sponsor and execute annual outdoor beautification projects at each school within the SHPS district.
Congratulations to South Haven Center for the Arts, Foundry Hall, Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum, South Haven Scott Club, People Helping People, Maple Grove Elementary School, YDC/PAL, Benton Harbor First tee, South Haven Project CURB, Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan and Southwest Michigan Land Conservancy. Over $20,000 was granted to help these community contributors launch educational, Read More