WHAT WE FUND

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CLASSROOM GRANTS

In partnership with the Grand Marais Lions Club, we provide money for teachers to fund projects, materials, and learning opportunities.

 

Contact Sally Berg for more information: sbergedu@gmail.com.

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Scholarships

To graduating seniors: for both college-bound students and those pursuing vocational interests

 

To adult learners upgrading their skills:  awarded in partnership with Cook County Higher Education.  

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community grants
We Give:

  • To local non-profits that promote food access, contribute to our well-being, or foster a sense of local identity

  • Grants for small initiatives that need start-up funds or leverage to attract additional funds 

 

2021 Awards:
  • Violence Prevention Center

  • Grand Portage Elderly Nutrition Program

  • Care Partners

  • Empty Bowls 

  • Cook County Food Shelf

  • Snacks and Packs

  • YMCA youth programs

  • Grand Marais Art Colony

  • Grand Marais Playhouse

  • Cook County Music Collaborative

  • Cook County Higher Education

  • Historical Cook County (Cook County Historical Society

  • WTIP community radio