At this time, the HCCF offices will remain closed to the public while we reimagine our office structure. Staff will continue to be accessible via phone at (517) 439-5101 and by email  Appointments are available upon request.

HCCF Celebrates 30 Years

About Us

Endowed Assets
Grants & Scholarships
Donors and Counting

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.

Support Sandy Beach

Hillsdale Rotary Club Project Fund

Goal – $25,000

Help the Hillsdale Rotary complete their Sandy Beach project by supporting their fundraising goal of $25,000 by August 7th. To support their efforts, please use the donation link below.



2021 Scholarship Winners

HCCF is pleased to announce the 2021 scholarship recipients. Congratulations to the Class of 2021 and all of our scholarship winners!

Click here for a full listing of scholarship winners.

2021 Scholarship Winners


The Hillsdale County Community Foundation offers several opportunities throughout the year to apply for grant funding. General applications are due November and May 1st each year, while youth grants are due November and April 1st.

Grant applications and information available here

Identifying and Addressing Community Needs

The HCCF recently completed a community scan to identify the most pressing needs in Hillsdale County, and to learn more about our residents. To see the results of our community scan, please click here.


HCCF Announces Recent Grant Awards

The Hillsdale County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of our fall grant cycles.  A total of $80,624.00 has been awarded to area non-profit organizations for projects or programs to benefit Hillsdale County residents. Hillsdale CASA, Inc., $35,000 […]

HCCF Celebrates 30 Years Serving Hillsdale County

Hillsdale, MI, June 22, 2021–The Hillsdale County Community Foundation is celebrating their 30th Anniversary this year with a virtual campaign. The online campaign will take place June 21st – June 25th on Facebook and will feature stories, successes and reflections […]

Upcoming Grant Deadlines

Hillsdale, Michigan – March 15, 2021 The Hillsdale County Community Foundation is reminding area non-profits of the upcoming grant deadline for the April 1st YOUTH application and May 1st for the general grant cycle. All general grant applications are due […]

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