List of Funds

Hundreds of individuals, families, businesses and organizations have created charitable legacies by establishing funds at KZCF. We are honored to serve as the steward of these gifts, and grateful for being given the opportunity to help these donors make their philanthropy personal, meaningful and fulfilling. Click below to view our lists of funds.   

Unrestricted Funds

The Community Foundation uses its unrestricted resources to address current community needs and invest in the work of local nonprofit organizations that are collaborating with others to make long-term, community-transforming change.

  • Allen & Roberta Alexander Fund
  • Paula Allred & Richard Mehl Philanthropia Fund
  • Charles W. & Dona Barnes Community Fund 
  • Robert W. & Marion S. Barr Fund
  • Agnes LaRoque Barrett Trust Fund 
  • Barbara S. Beal Unrestricted Fund
  • Michael G. & Audrey A. Beck Fund 
  • Thomas F. & Carol J. Beech Endowment Fund 
  • Carol G. Boudeman Fund 
  • Barbara J. Bowman Fund 
  • Brook Lodge Fund 
  • Pauline D. Buckhout Estate Fund 
  • Gordon & Janice Bundy Fund
  • Lee H. Cahill Fund 
  • Archibald U. Campbell Fund 
  • Margaret J. Campbell Fund 
  • Meriel G. Carlton & Russell V. Carlton Fund 
  • Dr. James W. & Carol A. Carter Fund
  • Robert C. & Janet C. Claflin Fund
  • Alfred B. & Frances Peck Connable Endowment Fund 
  • Robert & Rhea Corrion Fund 
  • Joanna & Scott Dales Family Fund 
  • Dorothy U. Dalton Fund 
  • Sara E. & Robert G. Davis Fund  
  • Daniel & Jacqueline DeMent Fund 
  • William DeYoe Fund 
  • Frank Dutton Trust Fund 
  • Charles W. & Tucky McCarthy Elliott Fund
  • Engineered Material Sales, Inc. Fund
  • James & Brenda Escamilla Fund 
  • John & Joan Everts Fund
  • John & Beverly Folz Fund 
  • Annmarie E. & Wesley K. Freeland Endowment Fund 
  • Marlin Gerber Family Fund 
  • Genevieve U. Gilmore Fund 
  • Elizabeth, Walter, & Frank (Jr.) Goodrich Fund  
  • Gordon Water Systems Fund
  • David & Muriel Gregg Fund 
  • Norman P. Hahn Fund 
  • Floyd Haines Fund 
  • Marjorie E. Boyce Hammond Memorial Fund 
  • Mary Harper Charitable Fund
  • Ardith C. & Winfield J. Hollander Fund 
  • Mary Jane & John C. Howard Fund 
  • Rhea Hunting Trust Fund 
  • George H. & Gretchen F. Ishler Fund 
  • Paul D. & Mary G. Jackson Fund
  • Barbara & Jerry James Fund 
  • Si & Shirley Johnson Family Community Fund
  • Howard D. Kalleward Operational Fund 
  • Frances Effie Keyes Estate Fund 
  • Frances Sutherland Kirkpatrick Fund
  • Patricia L. & Richard J. Kirschner Family Endowment Fund 
  • Russell P. & Joyce E. Kneen Fund
  • Jacqueline LaParl Fund  
  • Doris F. & William J. Lawrence Jr. Fund
  • Love Where You Live Fund
  • Charles & Marion Ludlow Family Fund 
  • Roberta P. Lyle Fund 
  • Lewis L. & Elizabeth J. Macomber Fund 
  • Manski Family Endowment Fund - Michael, Pauline, Mildred and Stella 
  • Eleanor Mason Fund 
  • Gerald McKessy & Anne Burleigh-McKessy Endowment Fund
  • Paula Allred & Richard Mehl Philanthropia Fund
  • Grace E. Milham Fund 
  • Herbert H. & Bernice W. Moll Memorial Fund
  • David & Priscilla Morris Fund 
  • M.F. Mulholland Fund 
  • Robert & Marjorie Neubig Endowment Fund 
  • Roy & Priscilla Olton Fund 
  • Maxine Painter Fund
  • Martha G. & Ray T. Parfet Jr. Fund  
  • William & Patricia Parker Community Fund
  • Lucile Beeghly Patrick Fund 
  • Benjamin & Kathleen Perry Fund 
  • Effie B. Phillips Trust Fund 
  • Pickett Erway Community Fund  
  • Herbert E. & Margaret G. Pifer Fund
  • Eleanor S. Pitkin Estate Fund 
  • John G. & Kathryn S. Polzin Fund 
  • Pruitt & Jones Community Fund
  • Charles C. Putnam Fund  
  • Jean Redpath Fund 
  • James W. & Lois I. Richmond Fund 
  • Cornelia A. Robinson Estate Fund 
  • C. Dexter & Sandra L. Rohm Fund 
  • Freeman & Frances Russell 1919 Fund
  • Myron (Mike) & Edith Ruster Fund
  • Bob & Linda Salisbury Community Fund
  • Karl & Joyce Sandelin Fund 
  • Frank Sardone & Susan Fall Fund 
  • Scheri Fund 
  • Elizabeth Knell Shepard Charitable Fund 
  • Slocum/Hill Fund 
  • Dan & Judy Smith Fund
  • The St. John Family Endowment Fund 
  • Starbuck Endowment Fund 
  • Margaret E. Starnaman Trust Fund
  • George E. Steers Trust Fund
  • William & Meribeth Steers Fund 
  • Mary Jane Sutton Community Fund
  • Richard & Chris Thomas Fund 
  • Edward P. & Elizabeth H. Thompson Fund 
  • A. John Jr. & Jane L. Todd Fund
  • Elizabeth D. Todd Fund 
  • Elizabeth D. Todd Senior and Youth Quality of Life Program Fund
  • Clare Townsend Fund 
  • Harry E. Turbeville Fund 
  • Grace G. Upjohn Fund 
  • Millie K. Upjohn & Mary S. Kirby Memorial Fund 
  • W.E. Upjohn Fund 
  • W.E. Upjohn Community Fund
  • Robert D. & Barbara C. Van Blarcom Fund 
  • Edward S. & Virginia M. Van Dalson Fund 
  • James & Ramona VandenBerg Endowment Fund 
  • Garret & Arline V. Van Haaften Fund 
  • Virupannavar Family 'Merging Rivers Hindu Charitable Fund'
  • Andrew & Sally Vorbrich Charitable Fund
  • Stanley Weber Fund 
  • Carolyn & Sidney Williams Community Fund
  • Wright for Kids Fund 
  • John & Nancy Zuidema Fund

Field-of-Interest Funds

Field-of-Interest Funds enable donors to focus their giving on the community needs they care about most. 

  • Raymond J. Adams Jr. Avian Research Endowment Fund 
  • Constantin & Ruth Butiu Fund 
  • Alden M. & Marcia L. Byrd Endowment Fund 
  • C.A.B.S. Endowment Fund 
  • Children’s Fund 
  • Children’s Medical Needs Fund 
  • Curtis A. Cleveland Endowment Fund
  • Covenant Senior Day Program – SLK Fund 
  • Barbara Damiani Fund 
  • Drug Treatment Court Fund 
  • Joseph J. & Frances J. Dunnigan Fund for Human Services 
  • Keith & Peg Edmondson Education Fund
  • Gary & Ann Fergemann Education & Learning Fund
  • Emergency Financial Assistance Fund
  • Lowell & Nellie Freeman Fund 
  • Friends For All Seasons Fund
  • Greater Kalamazoo Association of Realtors Community Fund 
  • James & Linda Gregart Endowment Fund for At-Risk Children 
  • Earl Haas Fund
  • Janet & Rudy Hanson Fund For Children 
  • Healthy Youth and Healthy Seniors Fund for Kalamazoo County 
  • Healthy Youth and Healthy Seniors Fund for Van Buren County 
  • Helping Hands Fund 
  • Lewis C. & Barbara J. Howard Fund 
  • Jack Hopkins Community Redevelopment Endowment Fund
  • Kalamazoo Exchange Club Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Society for Crippled Children and Adults Endowment Fund 
  • John N. & Mildred A. Karnemaat Fund for Education and Learning 
  • John N. & Mildred A. Karnemaat Fund for Individuals and Families 
  • David & Barbara Kruse Arts and Theatre Fund 
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Equality Fund 
  • S. Rudolph Light Fund
  • Love Where You Live: Economic and Community Development Fund
  • Love Where You Live: Education and Learning Fund 
  • Love Where You Live: Environment Fund 
  • Love Where You Live: Health Fund 
  • Love Where You Live: Housing Fund 
  • Love Where You Live: Individuals and Families Fund 
  • Love Where You Live: Youth Development Fund 
  • Kingsley M. Mann & June M. Mann Fund 
  • The Arnold Moelk Benefit Fund
  • John B. & Shirley M. Myers Fund for Animals 
  • Aloysius Rozek Estate Fund 
  • Charles D. & Mary H. Russell Endowment Fund 
  • Dr. & Mrs. Harley A. Sears Memorial Fund 
  • Suzanne Todd Shepherd Fund 
  • Social Justice Education Fund
  • Jacob C. & Naomi B. Stucki Fund for the Arts 
  • Sustainable Community Endowment Fund 
  • Sustainable Community Watershed Endowment Fund 
  • TeenHEART Fund 
  • Twentieth Century Club Fund 
  • Henry U. Upjohn Memorial Trust Fund 
  • Edward & Virginia Van Dalson Youth Endowment 
  • Robert D. & Ruth A. VanderRoest Endowment Fund for the Developmentally Disabled 
  • Sarah Gilkey VanderWeele Children’s Fund 
  • Sister Betty Veenhuis Community Endowment Fund
  • Dr. Eileen B. Wilson-Oyelaran & Dr. Olasope O. Oyelaran Community Fund for Education 
  • Marian A. Youngs Endowment Fund 
  • Youth I Fund 
  • Youth II Fund 
  • Youth Violence Prevention Fund

Advised Funds

Advised Funds are convenient, flexible tools for donors who want to personally suggest grant awards from the fund they have established at the Community Foundation.      

  • Scott & Mary Aldrich Fund 
  • All Creatures Great and Small Endowment Fund 
  • American Legion Fund/Frank Miller Estate Fund 
  • Andrews Family Fund 
  • Arcturus Fund 
  • Peter & Catherine Barnes Fund 
  • Bartels Family Fund 
  • The Bartlett Group Fund
  • Hugh & Marian Beattie Family Fund
  • L.S. Bell Fund 
  • Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Michigan Real Estate Foundation Fund
  • Bernard Family Fund 
  • Bhargava Family Fund
  • Herbert C. & Sally S. Boyer Fund 
  • Braganini Family Fund
  • David Braganini be nice. Memorial Fund 
  • Andrew V. & Jill B. Brown Fund 
  • Catherine E. Brown Fund 
  • Eric V. & Linda Brown Jr. Fund 
  • Frederick O. & Marisa Brown Fund 
  • Robert M. & Melissa Brown Fund 
  • Alfred & Frances Calay Sr. Fund for Visually Impaired Children 
  • Dolores A. Carney Children’s Respite Fund
  • Carton Fund 
  • Joseph A. Cekola Memorial Endowment Fund 
  • Barbara M. Chmiel Charitable Fund 
  • Chuang & Stein Family Educational Endowment Fund
  • Donald & Carol Coggan Fund
  • Samuel J. Colef & Mary E. Colef Memorial Fund for the Congregation of Moses 
  • Cookie Jar Fund 
  • Earl L. Cooper Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • Covert Township Community Foundation Fund 
  • Croft Christian Ministries Support Fund 
  • Dorilee Crown & John Dillworth Advised Fund
  • Kim & Mimi Cummings Fund 
  • Dailey Family: Katherine B., Garr O. and Richard O. Charitable Advised Fund 
  • Decoster Family Fund 
  • DeGroot Family Foundation Fund
  • Denes Community Fund
  • Robert & Marianne Denes Fund
  • William & Fiona Denny Fund 
  • DeNooyer Family Endowment Fund 
  • Dewan Family Fund 
  • Alma Dietz Fund 
  • Umakant & Shreedevi Doctor Family Fund 
  • Carrie M. Doherty Memorial Fund 
  • The Dragon Fund
  • Loyal & Bonnie Eldridge Fund 
  • Howard A. & Clayton E. Elliott Endowment Fund 
  • Elwell Family Fund 
  • Environmental Action Fund 
  • Monica Ann Evans Wildlife Endowment Fund 
  • J. Louis & Priscilla E. Felton Fund 
  • Fetzer Family Fund 
  • John E. Fetzer Institute Fund 
  • First National Bank of Michigan Charitable Fund
  • Flowserve Corporation Endowment Fund 
  • Jay Freeman Gurd Memorial Youth Fund 
  • Kiwanis Club Portage Suburban Cale Flynn Advised Endowment Fund 
  • Gould Fox Fund
  • The Freund Family Fund 
  • The Alfred B. Garcia & Sandra J. Edwards Fund 
  • Alfred B. Garcia & Sandra J. Edwards Family Fund 
  • Thomas M. & Sandra L. George Family Fund 
  • Irving S. Gilmore Estate Fund 
  • Gipson Family Fund 
  • Ruth A. Gladstone Memorial Fund 
  • Great Lakes Companies’ Endowment Fund for Christian Education
  • Phil & Betty Gorgeau Family Fund 
  • The Great Heart Fund
  • Bruce & Jeanne Grubb Family Fund 
  • Hall Foundation Downtown Initiative Fund
  • HFG Advisors, Inc. – Daniel L. Youngs Endowment Fund 
  • Richard L. & Mary S. Halpert Fund 
  • Nancy A. Haner Memorial Fund 
  • James A. & Susan L. Harrington Family Fund 
  • Hartman Family Fund
  • Martha & Jim Hilboldt Family Fund 
  • Krystal & Henry Holland Fund 
  • Brad Hoorn Memorial Endowment Fund 
  • Jack & Andy Hopkins Fund  
  • The Hopkins Family Fund 
  • Hough Family Fund
  • Humphrey Fund 
  • P. Timothy & Darlene H. Hybels Family Fund
  • January Fund
  • Finn Johnson Community Fund 
  • Si & Shirley Johnson Family Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Amateur Athletic Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Anesthesiology, P.C. Fund 
  • Kalamazoo County Bar Association Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Gazette Literacy Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Tire Brokers Fund 
  • KAR Laboratories Fund 
  • John & Mildred Karnemaat Fund 
  • Gail & Tom Kasdorf Fund 
  • Keystone Community Bank Endowment Fund 
  • John & Mary Kittredge Fund 
  • Kiwanis Club of Downtown Kalamazoo Endowment Fund 
  • Ernest & Dorothy Klimczak Fund 
  • Koning Family Fund 
  • Kara Helen Krogh Memorial Fund 
  • Tom & Donna Lambert Family Fund 
  • Gretchen LaReau Memorial Fund 
  • Lee Family Fund
  • The Legacy Fund 
  • Dominic B., Nadia T. & Lucia T. Leonardelli Fund 
  • Ruth, Werner, Michael R. & Marcia Kurlan Liepman Family Fund 
  • Christopher & Margo Light Fund 
  • Timothy & Joy C. Light Fund 
  • Lininger Family Fund 
  • William T. Little Fund 
  • Local Roots Fund
  • Robert R. & Maria L. Lohrmann Endowment Fund 
  • David B. & Jeanne M. Long Fund  
  • Jeanne Long Fund
  • Richard S. & Josephine A. Longnecker Fund 
  • Lueth Family Fund 
  • Paul & Bonnie MacGrayne Fund
  • Bill & Kathy Main Family Fund 
  • Majka Family Fund
  • Riley J. Manning Memorial Fund 
  • Mansager Family Fund 
  • Elizabeth Jane Mapes Endowed Fund 
  • Ed Marlett Memorial Fund 
  • Manfred R. & Nancy C. Martin Fund 
  • Bill & Jeannette Maxey Fund 
  • Dr. Mark & Dr. Jeanette Meyer Fund
  • McLaughlin Family Endowment Fund 
  • Mickelson Family Fund 
  • O.F. Miller Fund 
  • Sherry Smith Miller Endowment Fund 
  • I. William & Lynn Minor Family Fund 
  • Mirthwood Fund 
  • Northside Ministerial Alliance/MLK Fund 
  • Oakwood Little League Fund 
  • Overbeck Family Fund 
  • The Palmer Family Fund 
  • Blanche E. Patterson Fund  
  • Paw Paw Lions/David & Barbara Kruse Endowment Fund 
  • Erick & Sara Perry Fund 
  • Perry Family Fund  
  • Pinehurst Fund 
  • Anna R. Pipp Foundation Endowment Fund 
  • Polzin Family Fund 
  • Remembering Maggie Fund 
  • James W. Richmond Fund 
  • Lois I. Richmond Fund 
  • Rockhold Family Fund 
  • Barry Ross & Jane Rooks Ross Music Education Fund 
  • Robert & Linda Salisbury Fund 
  • Schaeffer Ware Fund 
  • The Schmitt Family Endowment Fund 
  • Seth N. Schupan Memorial Fund
  • Jack Scobey Action Fund 
  • Dr. William H. & Melinda L. Scott Fund 
  • Peter & Elizabeth Seaver Family Fund
  • Sherman Fund 
  • Ship-Pac Foundation Fund 
  • Dale Shugars Prenatal & Children’s Health Care Fund 
  • Sidhu Family Charitable Fund
  • Glen C. & Gail G. Smith Fund 
  • Glen C. Smith Jr. Fund for Promotion of Youth Philanthropy 
  • Soper Family Fund 
  • Dr. Michael & Mrs. Nancy Spensley Fund 
  • Springgate Family Fund
  • Albert & Geraldine Statler Fund 
  • Eva Stein Memorial Cancer Endowment Fund 
  • David L. and Joyce Stewart Fund 
  • Terry & Cynthia Stewart Family Fund 
  • Jacob & Naomi Stucki Fund 
  • Talisman Fund 
  • The Blue Fund 
  • Gerard & Margery Thomas Fund 
  • Thomas | Klepper Family Fund
  • A. John & Cathy Todd IV Fund 
  • Eric M. Todd Fund 
  • Jane & John Todd III Fund 
  • Stephen R. Todd Fund 
  • Richard G. Tomlinson Family Fund 
  • Irene & Stephen Trivers Fund 
  • Mary Little Tyler Fund 
  • United Way Loaned Executives Endowment Fund 
  • United Way Loaned Executives Program Fund 
  • Burton H. & Elizabeth S. Upjohn Fund 
  • Henry L. II & Martha M. Upjohn Fund 
  • VanDenBrink Family Fund 
  • Donald & Mary Jo Vander Kooy Family Fund
  • Harold VanderSalm II Fund 
  • Robert & Melicent Van Peenan Family Fund 
  • Judith & Sherman Van Solkema Fund
  • Charles & Joan Van Zoeren Fund 
  • James & Georgia Vavra Fund 
  • Eli Verne Memorial Fund
  • Vicksburg Foundation Fund 
  • Vicksburg Rotary Charities Fund 
  • Vliek Family Fund 
  • Kendall & Susan Warren Fund  
  • Wattles Family Fund
  • Wattles/Willey Fund 
  • Wattles/Willey Family Fund 
  • Tom & Donna Webb Fund
  • Lorence & Nancy Wenke Charitable Fund 
  • Westerman Family Fund 
  • Alex Wolf Fund 
  • Ben Wolf Fund 
  • Joy Wolfe Fund 
  • Wright Family Fund
  • Charles & Lynn Zhang Fund

Designated Funds

Designated Funds are established for the benefit of designated nonprofits, or educational or religious institutions. Individual donors or the nonprofits themselves may establish these funds, which provide support now and enhance the resources the organizations will need in the future.

  • Abbey Farms Historical Fund 
  • Academically Talented Youth Programs Endowment Fund 
  • Alamo Township Parks Endowment Fund 
  • Al-Van Humane Society Fund 
  • Alzheimer’s Association Michigan Great Lakes Chapter Endowment Fund 
  • American Red Cross Facilities Fund/Kalamazoo County 
  • John Edward Armstrong Memorial Endowment Fund 
  • Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo Fund 
  • Arts Council Kalamazoo Cultural Center Building Endowment Fund 
  • Arts Fund of Kalamazoo County
  • Association of Fundraising Professionals West Michigan Fund 
  • Asylum Lake Preservation Fund 
  • Audubon Society of Kalamazoo Endowment Fund 
  • Audubon Society of Kalamazoo Operations Fund 
  • Bach Festival Society Endowment Fund 
  • Glen L. Bachelder Fund
  • Sister Mary Bader csj Endowment Fund 
  • Michael Bailey Scholarship Fund 
  • Bangor Area Community Fund 
  • Bangor Viking Club Scholarship Endowment Fund 
  • Batts-McColl Fund 
  • Dr. Victor A. Berglund Memorial Fund 
  • Bethany Christian Services of Kalamazoo Endowment Fund 
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters, A Community of Caring Endowment Fund
  • Donald H. & Mary Jane Boot Endowment Fund 
  • Boy Scouts of Southwest Michigan Council Endowment Fund 
  • Lewis A. & Mildred W. Briner Memorial Fund
  • Bronson Park 21st Century Endowed Fund
  • Bronson Park 21st Century Non-Endowed Fund
  • Constance Brown Estate Fund 
  • Constance Brown Endowment Fund 
  • Burge/Tindall Scholarship Fund 
  • CARES Endowment Fund 
  • Catholic Family Services Endowment Fund 
  • Kevin P. Chao Memorial Fund 
  • Cheff Center Endowment Fund 
  • Lilia Chen & Friends Scholarship Fund for Ceramics 
  • Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Fund 
  • A Child at Heart; Endowment for Abused Children Fund 
  • Child Care Services Fund 
  • Patricia Coles-Chalmers Fund 
  • Community Advocates for Persons with Developmental Disabilities Fund 
  • Community Mental Health Endowment Fund 
  • The Congregation of Moses/Andrew H. Levene Scholarship Fund 
  • The Congregation of Moses/Cemetery Fund 
  • The Congregation of Moses Etz Chaim Endowment Fund 
  • Etz Chaim Gubin Education Fund 
  • Congregation of Moses Etz Chaim Non-Endowed Fund 
  • Congregation of Moses Parsonage Fund 
  • Congregational Church/Dr. and Mrs. W.E. Upjohn Memorial Fund 
  • Loretta & Charles Cooper/Michigan Maritime Museum Education Endowment Fund 
  • Dominic & Barbara Court Family Fund for Dramatic Arts
  • Creative Panther Alumni Scholarship Fund 
  • Bob Davis Memorial Endowment Fund 
  • Day Bible Church Endowment Fund 
  • Mary & Elliott DeMeyer Fund for Education 
  • Robert & Marion Denison Endowment Fund 
  • Dental Care Endowment Fund
  • Diocese of Kalamazoo Priesthood Vocations Fund
  • Disability Network Southwest Michigan Fund 
  • Disability Network Southwest Michigan Support and Assistance Fund 
  • Domestic and Sexual Assault Services Fund 
  • Laura C. Dunlop Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • Vincent T. (Jack) & Dottie Early Fund 
  • Education for the Arts Endowment Fund I 
  • Education for the Arts Endowment Fund II 
  • Education for the Arts Endowment Fund III 
  • Family & Children Services, Inc. Endowment Fund 
  • Family & Children Services Endowment Fund for YMCA Sherman Lake Camp Scholarships 
  • Donald VanderKooy Executive Director’s Endowment, Family & Children Services Fund 
  • Eugene Field Memorial Fund 
  • First Baptist Church of Kalamazoo Endowed Fund 
  • First Baptist Church of Kalamazoo Non-Endowed Fund 
  • Five Senses Garden Endowment Fund 
  • Fontana Chamber Arts Endowment Fund 
  • Friendship Village Friends’ Fund 
  • Galesburg-Augusta Schools Education Foundation Fund 
  • Dr. Avison & Maude Gano Scholarship Fund 
  • Generous Hands Endowment Fund
  • Gilchrist Family Education Fund 
  • Diana Fell, James Stanley & Ruth Gilmore Cancer Fund 
  • Gilmore Keyboard Festival Endowed Fund 
  • Jim Gilmore Jr. Treatment Center Endowment Fund 
  • Girl Scouts of Glowing Embers Council Endowment Fund 
  • Goodwill Endowment Fund 
  • Grandmother & CIG Endowment Fund 
  • Great Lakes Burn Camp Fund 
  • Greater Kalamazoo Girls on the Run Endowment Fund 
  • Greater Kalamazoo United Way Endowment Fund 
  • Bob and Lee Griffin Scholarship Fund
  • The Sally E. Grushon Endowment for Hilltop Preschool 
  • The Gryphon Place Building & Technology Fund 
  • David K. Hilmert/Gryphon Place Endowment Fund 
  • Gull Lake Community Schools Foundation Endowment Fund 
  • Hackett Catholic Central High School Endowment Fund 
  • Nancy Haner Memorial Fund for Nature, Arts and Literacy 
  • Haven Church Mission Outreach Fund 
  • Dr. Frank Heath Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • Ellen M. & H. Sidney Heersma Endowment Fund 
  • Heersma Family Fund 
  • Dr. Sidney Heersma Endowment Fund 
  • Heritage Senior Citizens Endowment Fund 
  • John Hilliard Endowment Fund for Lending Hands of Michigan, Inc.
  • Marcia C. Hinson Youth Ministry Fund 
  • Dr. George & Virginia Hoekzema Endowment Fund 
  • Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan Endowment Fund 
  • Hospital Hospitality House of Southwest MI Endowment Fund 
  • Housing Resources, Inc. Development Fund 
  • Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan - Stella Manski Endowment Fund 
  • Housing Resources, Inc. Endowment Fund 
  • Margaret & Edward Huber Fund 
  • Lauren D. Hughes Environmental Scholarship Fund 
  • ISAAC Endowment Fund
  • Norm Johnson Scholarship Fund 
  • Junior Achievement Evergreen Fund 
  • Junior League of Kalamazoo, Inc. Endowment Fund 
  • KAAAP Endowment Fund 
  • Endowment Fund for Kairos Dwelling – A Home for the Terminally Ill 
  • Kalamazoo Academy Appreciation Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Academy Foundation Fund 
  • Kalamazoo AMBUCS Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Area College Access Network Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Area Math and Science Center Endowment Fund 
  • KAMSC Alumni Endowment Fund
  • Kalamazoo Area Parkinson’s Support Group Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Aviation History Museum Educational Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Boys & Girls Club Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Christian School Foundation Bushhouse Business Scholarship Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Christian School Foundation Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Christian School Foundation Chris and Esther Kamminga Financial Aid Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Christian School Foundation KCHS Technical Achievement Scholarship Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Christian School Foundation Albert Klosterman Financial Aid Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Christian School Foundation Molenaar Family Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Christian School Foundation Michael A. Pinto II Special Education Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Christian School Foundation Bonnie van Lonkhuyzen Financial Aid Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Christian School Foundation VanderSteen Community Service Scholarship Fund
  • Kalamazoo Civic Theatre Building Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Civic Theatre Operations Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo College Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Community Hospital Oncology Program Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Concert Band/Richard S. Swinsick Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo County Parks Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Deacons Conference Foundation Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Humane Society Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Humane Society - Stella Manski Fund for Animals 
  • Kalamazoo Institute of Arts W.E. Upjohn Kalamazoo Foundation Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Institute of Arts W.E. Upjohn Estate Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Junior Girls Endowment Fund 
  • The Kalamazoo LINKS Endowment Fund
  • Kalamazoo Model Railroad Historical Society Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Municipal Recreation Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Nature Center Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Neighborhood Development Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Optimist Hockey Association Memorial Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Public Housing Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Public Library Local History and Community Information Service Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Public Schools Early Literacy Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Public Schools Endowment Fund for World Peace 
  • Kalamazoo Regional Catholic Schools Foundation Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo River Valley Trailway Endowed Fund 
  • Kalamazoo River Valley Trailway Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Rotary Stage Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra Artists in Residence Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra/M. Jane Baley Education Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Symphony Society Trust Fund (GUG) 
  • Kalamazoo Symphony Society Trust Fund (WEU) 
  • Kalamazoo Valley Habitat for Humanity Endowment Fund 
  • Kazoo School General Endowment Fund 
  • Kazoo School Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Communities In Schools Endowment Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Communities In Schools Timothy John Cain Memorial Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Communities In Schools Jack Hamilton Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Communities In Schools Clara Harbeck Memorial Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Communities In Schools Judy Johnson Memorial Fund
  • Kalamazoo Communities In Schools Kay LaBonte Memorial Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Communities In Schools Nathaniel McCaslin Education Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Communities In Schools Richard Percy Memorial Fund 
  • KC Ready 4s Fund
  • Kindleberger Stage Fund 
  • Martin Luther King Park Fund 
  • Dr. George Klein Lecture Series and Scholarship Fund 
  • KRESA Foundation Endowment Fund 
  • Lakeside for Children Endowment Fund   
  • Laureate Fund 
  • Warren & Jacqueline Lawrence Family Fund
  • Legal Aid of Western Michigan Fund 
  • Legal Aid of Western Michigan Endowment Fund 
  • Christopher & Margo Light Endowment Fund 
  • Michael Listiak Music Fund
  • The Rosalie Clauwaert Lloyd Memorial Scholarship Fund for Nursing Education
  • Kathryn Loew Memorial Fund of the Southwest MI Chapter of the American Guild of Organists 
  • Adelaide T. & Charles Luley Jr./WMU Fund C.L. and Ruth Mahoney Fund 
  • Harold J. Maloney Fund for Persons with Visual Impairments 
  • Helen W. Manby Fund 
  • Dr. Frederick & Mrs. Elizabeth Margolis Fund 
  • Jane Mansager Memorial Fund for CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates)
  • Markin Glen Park Endowment Fund 
  • Ann Mason Wildlife Fund 
  • Mayors’ Riverfront Park Endowment Fund 
  • McKercher Endowment Fund 
  • Mary Katherine Melzer Fund 
  • Michaelangelisa Fund for Gryphon Place 
  • Michigan Commission for the Blind Endowment Fund 
  • Michigan Flywheelers Museum Endowment Fund 
  • Michigan Historical Center Foundation Endowment Fund 
  • Michigan Lake and Stream Associations, Inc. Endowment Fund 
  • Michigan Maritime Museum Endowment Fund 
  • Michigan Maritime Museum – Reams Family Endowment Fund 
  • Ministry With Community Endowment Fund 
  • Ministry with Community – Carole E. Hawk Member Assistance Fund 
  • Harry and Rhoda Mohler Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • The Montessori School Endowment Fund 
  • Judy Moore Leadership Scholarship Endowment Fund 
  • David & Priscilla Morris Education Fund 
  • Dr. Roy Morter Estate Fund
  • Mt. Zion Baptist Church of Kalamazoo Michigan Fund
  • Kathy Mulay/Booster Parents Portage Central Performing Arts Endowment Fund
  • Walker Mulay/Smith Fletcher Fund 
  • Alice Mullen Distinguished Pianists Endowment Fund 
  • Letha Munn Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • Music Education Fund 
  • Kay Myrkle Fund  
  • New Vic Endowment Fund 
  • Nielsen/Wells Maritime Speaker Series Endowment Fund
  • Ross L. Normington Scholarship Fund 
  • Northside Association for Community Development Fund 
  • O’Connor Fund for Historic Preservation in the City of Kalamazoo
  • Marvin & Rosalie Okun Fund for Jewish Education 
  • Olivet College Alumni Scholarship Fund 
  • Open Doors Kalamazoo Fund 
  • Oshtemo Township Parks and Recreation Endowment Fund 
  • Parchment Community Library – Stanley Stevens Memorial Endowment Fund 
  • James R. Pence Endowment Fund 
  • Connie & Gene Phipps Endowment Fund 
  • Planned Parenthood Advocates for the Future Endowment Fund 
  • Planned Parenthood Louise D. Safron Director Fund 
  • Planned Parenthood of South Central Michigan Education Fund 
  • John G. & Kathryn S. Polzin Fund for the Musical and Dramatic Arts
  • Portage District Library Fund
  • Portage Education Foundation – Robert P. Amhrein Scholarship Fund 
  • Portage Education Foundation – Beam Family Elementary Reading Endowment Fund 
  • Portage Education Foundation – Board of Education Endowed Scholarship Fund 
  • Portage Education Foundation – George L. Conti Endowment Fund for Vocal Music 
  • Portage Education Foundation – General Endowment Fund 
  • Portage Education Foundation – Scott Hammond Education for Employment Endowment Fund 
  • Portage Education Foundation – Dwight Hodgin Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund
  • Portage Education Foundation – Pat Johnson Scholarship Fund 
  • Portage Education Foundation – Glen Leadley DECA Endowment Fund 
  • Portage Education Foundation – Non-Endowed Fund 
  • Portage Education Foundation – Northern High School Communications Endowment Fund 
  • Portage Education Foundation – Joyce A. Vliek Endowed Scholarship Fund  
  • Portage Rotary Club Endowment Fund 
  • Friends of the Portage Senior Center Endowment Fund 
  • Portage United Church of Christ Endowment Fund 
  • Pretty Lake Vacation Camp Endowment Fund 
  • Prince of Peace Extended Ministries Fund 
  • Providence Christian School – Jacob and Nellie Nieuwenhuis Memorial Fund 
  • Reading Recovery Endowment Fund 
  • Louise Reed Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • Dusty Reeds Animal Rescue and Welfare Fund
  • David & Gail Reisterer Fund
  • Residential Opportunities, Inc. Endowment Fund 
  • The Residents of the Fountains at Bronson Place Senior Assistance Fund 
  • Richland Area Community Center Fund 
  • Richland Community Library – Carole E. Hawk Children Services Fund 
  • Richland Community Library Endowment Fund 
  • Katharine D. & Frederick J. Rogers Fund 
  • Rose Park Veterans Memorial Endowed Fund 
  • Rotary Club of Kalamazoo Service Endowment Fund 
  • Safe and Affordable Housing Fund 
  • David & Barbara Kruse Fund for The Salvation Army 
  • Neill Sanders Endowment for New Music Fund 
  • Jack & Charlene Sauer Academic Development Fund
  • Irving Schensul Memorial Fund for the Congregation of Moses
  • Irving Schensul Memorial Fund for the Kalamazoo Public Library 
  • Schensul Memorial Fund for Jewish Religious Education 
  • Schoolcraft Community Foundation Fund 
  • Schoolcraft Community Foundation Stewart Fund 
  • Second Harvest Food Bank of South Central Michigan Endowment Fund 
  • Senior Services, Inc. Helen I. Coover and Joseph J. Dunnigan Emergency Endowment Fund 
  • Senior Services, Inc. Endowment Fund 
  • Senior Services, Inc. Robert W. Littke Kitchen Fund 
  • Robert W. Littke Endowment Fund for Senior Services, Inc. 
  • Senior Services, Inc. Max Lohrberg Fund 
  • Senior Services, Inc. Operational Fund 
  • Shalom Inc. Endowment Fund 
  • Shepherd Family Fund
  • Ann F. Shepherd Fund 
  • Sherman Lake YMCA Outdoor Center Endowment Fund 
  • Lucyle N. Sieberg Fund 
  • SLD Learning Center/Bonnie Butera Scholarship Fund 
  • SLD Learning Center/Jack Gilman Endowment Fund 
  • The James MacVicar SLD Center Educational Fund 
  • SLD Learning Center/Joan Armour Mason Scholarship Fund 
  • SLD Learning Center/Joyce Melvin Endowment Fund 
  • SLD Learning Center/VanDomelen Foundation Fund 
  • SLD Learning Center Endowment Fund 
  • William Erby Smith Land Preservation Fund 
  • South County Community Services Endowment Fund 
  • South Haven Center for the Arts Endowment Fund 
  • South Haven Community Foundation Fund 
  • Southwest Michigan Land Conservancy Endowment Fund 
  • Mary M. Spradling African American Book Collection Endowment Fund 
  • St. Augustine Cathedral Endowment Fund 
  • St. Luke’s Episcopal Church Endowment Fund 
  • Barbara Stewart Memorial Fund 
  • Carson Stewart Fund 
  • James & Winifred Stewart Endowment Fund 
  • Stuart Area Restoration Association Fund 
  • Naomi Stucki Civic Theatre Fund 
  • Naomi Stucki Scholarship Fund 
  • Stulberg International String Competition Endowment Fund 
  • Summer Youth Employment Program Endowment Fund 
  • Mary Jane Sutton Fund
  • Texas Township Parks & Trails Fund 
  • Texas Township Parks & Trails Endowment Fund 
  • Robert L. and Elizabeth J. Thompson Fund 
  • Tillers Growth Fund 
  • Katheryn Tindall Angel Fund 
  • Katheryn Tindall Nature Awareness Fund 
  • Peter Tindall Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • Posie Tomlinson Scholarship Fund 
  • Giselda Torres Memorial International Education Endowment Fund 
  • Duane & Joyce Triemstra Family Fund 
  • Troop 205 Memorial Endowment Fund 
  • Troop 205 Operations Fund 
  • United Campus Ministry in Kalamazoo, MI Fund 
  • United Way Community Impact Fund  
  • United Soccer Foundation Endowment Fund 
  • Burton H. Upjohn Merit Award Fund 
  • Violet M. Van Sickler Fund 
  • James M. VanConant Endowment Fund for International Education 
  • Edward & Virginia Van Dalson Research Endowment Fund
  • Jennie Timmerman Veldt Scholarship Fund  
  • Vicksburg Athletic Boosters Endowment Fund 
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation Appell Family Scholarship Fund 
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation Bardeen Teacher Incentive Grant Endowment Fund 
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation Ana Resseguie Barnes Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation Lloyd (Todd) Cantwell Endowment Fund 
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation Ellen and Joseph Cashion Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation Gordon and Dorothy Daniels Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation Endowment Fund 
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation John W. Fritz Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation Brennan Hamilton Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation Lewis W. Maher Fund 
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation Reeves Exemplars of Service Recognition Fund
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation Reisterer Family Fund
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation David T. Reisterer Scholarship Fund 
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation Scholarship Fund 
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation Jeremy Smith Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation – Tribute Fund 
  • Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation Patrick and Lynn Vallier Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • Vicksburg District Library Endowment Fund 
  • Vicksburg Foundation Endowment Fund 
  • Vicksburg Foundation Scholarship Fund 
  • Vicksburg Historical Society Endowment Fund 
  • Vine Neighborhood Association Fund 
  • Vine Neighborhood Association Endowment Fund 
  • Vine Parks Fund 
  • Visiting Nurse Association/Sylva Gerstner Endowment Fund 
  • Volunteer Center George Romney Endowment Fund 
  • Patrick Otto Watkins Fund 
  • Stanley Weinberg Scholarship Fund 
  • Wellspring/Cori Terry and Dancers Endowment Fund 
  • West Michigan Cancer Center Endowment Fund 
  • Western Gateway Projects 
  • Terri Lynn Wilson Fund 
  • WoodsEdge Learning Center Building Support Fund 
  • WoodsEdge Learning Center Student Support Fund 
  • J. A. Woollam Endowment Fund 
  • Wright Coating Company Scholarship Fund 
  • YMCA Endowment Fund 
  • Youth Employment and Related Learning Endowment Fund 
  • Youth for Christ/Portage Exchange Club Endowment Fund 
  • YWCA (GUG) Fund 
  • YWCA Building Operations Endowment Fund 
  • YWCA General Endowment Fund 
  • YWCA of Kalamazoo, Jennifer Shoub Executive Director’s Endowment Fund 
  • H. Lorraine and Sharon K. Zimmerman Memorial Fund

Scholarship Funds

Scholarship Funds support undergraduate and graduate education, training, professional development, and other educational enrichment opportunities.  

  • Bhargava Family Scholarship Fund 
  • Bob Block Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • Grace J. Calvin Scholarship Fund 
  • Ronald C. Cavanaugh Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • Covert Township Community Foundation Scholarship Fund
  • Jim Cristy Scholarship Fund 
  • George L. Disborough Trout Unlimited Research Grant Fund 
  • Nancy C. Niles Donovan Scholarship Fund 
  • Enhancement Ministries Scholarship Fund 
  • Excellence In Education Permanent Fund 
  • Brady and Patrick Gallagher Memorial Fund 
  • Frank & Hildegarde Goodrich Family Scholarship Fund 
  • Benjamin & Cherie Gubin Scholarship Fund 
  • Earl Haas Hackett Catholic Prep Scholarship Fund
  • Earl Haas Scholarship Fund
  • High on Heroes, Inc. – General Fund 
  • Jean Hunse Scholarship Fund 
  • Derek Jeter Scholarship – Turn 2 Education Fund 
  • Junior Golf Fund 
  • Kalamazoo Science Foundation Scholarship Fund 
  • KCIS/Kalamazoo Public Education Foundation Scholarship Fund 
  • KCIS/Loy Norrix Memorial Fund 
  • Kreager Family Scholarship Fund 
  • David & Barbara Kruse Paw Paw Public High School Scholarship Fund 
  • S. Rudolph Light Medical Education Scholarship Fund
  • Love Where You Live Scholarship Fund 
  • Ann N. MacGregor Scholarship Fund 
  • Mildred McConkey Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • Jack Moss Scholarship Fund 
  • Montague Myers Scholarship Fund
  • Phyllis A. Nuyen Scholarship Fund
  • William T. Nuyen Scholarship Fund 
  • Gail & Hilda Oster Scholarship Fund 
  • Eva L. Ozier Scholarship Fund
  • Evelyn Prince Memorial Fund 
  • Clarence L. Remynse Scholarship Fund 
  • Duane Roberts Scholarship Fund 
  • Mary Ruth Robinson Scholarship Fund
  • Dr. Jack & Charlene Sauer Scholarship Fund
  • Peter & Inez Schonveld Scholarship Fund 
  • Schwenk Scholarship Fund  
  • Danial & Joeanna Smith Educational Fund 
  • Glen C. Smith Jr./KCC Caddie Fund 
  • William R. Steers Kalamazoo Community Foundation Scholarship Fund 
  • Jim Strehlow Scholarship Fund 
  • Brian Thiele Memorial Fund 
  • Matthew Vander Salm Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • Wade & Clio Van Valkenburg Scholarship Fund 
  • John Charles Volderauer Scholarship Fund 
  • Roy G. Walters Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • Weber Specialties Company Scholarship Fund 
  • Welch’s/National Grape Cooperative Scholarship Fund 
  • Myra P. Whalen Scholarship Fund 
  • Women’s Education Coalition Fund 
  • Edmond B. Woodruff & Beth Woodruff Shipman Memorial Scholarship Fund 
  • E. Earl Wright Scholarship Fund 
  • Melissa Wroblewski Memorial Fund 
  • Duane Young Scholarship and Athletic Fund

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