Grant applications are due by 5 p.m. of the date listed or the next business day if the deadline falls on a weekend or holiday. Before you apply, you need to schedule a pre-application conversation with a member of our Community Investment team. This conversation must take place at least two weeks before the application deadline.
Individuals and Families
Economic and Community Development
Early Childhood Learning and School Readiness
What We Fund
The Kalamazoo Community Foundation provides grant support to 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations for projects that fit within our community investment priorities and will benefit residents of Kalamazoo County. We do accept applications for grants that will provide capital and operational support.
What We Don't Fund
The Kalamazoo Community Foundation does not fund for-profit business development projects, private land purchases or private home purchases. We also do not provide grants to individuals other than academic scholarships.