Copper Country Youth Hockey Endowment Fund ~ 2016-2017 NOTICE OF GRANT AVAILABILITY

November 28, 2016

Hancock–The Keweenaw Community Foundation is pleased to announce that our Copper Country Youth Hockey Endowment Fund is accepting applications for funding proposals from the community for the 2016-17 granting cycle. The total amount available to grant is $2,801.85.

Grants must support youth ice hockey programs throughout the Copper Country Junior Hockey Association territory and expand opportunities for youngsters to further develop the skills necessary to participate in ice hockey. Grants will be made to organizations or for programs previously demonstrating successful outcomes or to new, innovative organizations or programs with clear potential for positive outcomes.

To be considered, grant applications must be submitted to the Keweenaw Community Foundation office at 236 Quincy Street, Hancock, MI 49930, in person, sent by postal mail or emailed to no later than 12 pm on December 28th, 2016. The application for this grant may be downloaded from our website at

Projects funded by this grant should take place within one year from the grant award. The Keweenaw Community Foundation will announce grant award recipients by January 26th, 2017.

Contact: Laura Smyth at

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