Field-of-Interest Funds

Animal Fund

This fund supports the protection, direct care and humane treatment of animals who belong to families with low-incomes in Kalamazoo County.

Field-of-Interest Funds

Love Where You Live Environment Fund

This fund exists to ensure the fair treatment and meaningful involvement of people in environmental health and sustainability issues.

Grants

Sustaining BIPOC Leaders

The Kalamazoo Community Foundation is funding respite, professional development, executive coaching and wellness grants for local nonprofit leaders of color.

Field-of-Interest Funds

LGBTQ Equality Fund

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning Equality Fund was created to advocate for LGBTQ rights, promote social justice, celebrate the contributions of the LGBTQ community and strengthen organization that service the physical, health, social or emotional needs of the LGBTQ community.

Programs

Impact Investment Loans

Impact investments are intended to generate measurable social and environmental impact as well as a financial return.

In 2020, Kalamazoo Community Foundation launched Impact Investment Loans with the goal of offering low-interest financing for programs and projects that make a high impact in Kalamazoo County.