The Hillsdale County Community Foundation is a non-profit organization that…

The Hillsdale County Community Foundation is a non-profit organization that…
  • Provides GRANT OPPORTUNITIES to meet the needs of our families, elderly, and youth populations.
  • Provides SCHOLARSHIPS to Hillsdale County area graduating seniors and residents pursuing their dreams of a higher education.
  • Provides YOUTH LEADERSHIP TRAINING through grant making and community service opportunities.
  • Offers a comprehensive PLANNED GIVING PROGRAM aimed at meeting your philanthropic intentions.
  • Provides the highest level of COMMUNITY ACCOUNTABILITY ensuring your gift is handled according to your wishes.

About Us

1991
Founded
$23.7M
Endowed Assets
$9.1M
Grants & Scholarships
3,250
Active Donors

Scholarships

The Hillsdale County Community Foundation offers a variety of scholarship funds. We administer a scholarship program that helps local students and residents pursue higher education each year. Applications for scholarships are due March 1st each year.

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Latest News

Find out all about the latest and greatest news from the HCCF. Access our most recent annual report, newsletters, press releases, and more!

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Love Your Community

The Love Your Community initiative was been formed to support projects and programs aimed at enhancing and engaging communities. Information about this year’s finalists will be coming soon!

Teacher of the Year

Nominations are now closed for the $10,000 2018 Teacher of the Year award.  We received nominations for some amazing educators who go above and beyond, and this year’s winner will be announced in late May or early June.

News

HCCF Welcomes New Board Members

Hillsdale, Michigan – February 6, 2018 The Hillsdale County Community Foundation is honored to have two dedicated community leaders join the organization as the newest members of our Board of Trustees. The Community Foundation is pleased to have Chuck North […]

2018 Scholarship Deadline

Hillsdale, Michigan – February 1, 2018 The Hillsdale County Community Foundation is reminding students of the 2018 deadline for scholarship applications. HCCF Scholarship applications are due each year by 4 pm March 1st. The HCCF office is not open on […]

Recent YOUTH Grant Awards

Hillsdale, Michigan – January 17, 2018 The Hillsdale County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the most recent YOUTH (Youth Opportunities Unlimited Throughout Hillsdale) grant cycle. A total of $14,902.80 has been awarded to area non-profit organizations […]

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