Keweenaw Community Foundation’s Keweenaw Cross Country Skiing Endowment Advisory Committee Announces Grant Recipients

$2,586.14 awarded to three local organizations

September 29, 2017

Hancock, Michigan — The Keweenaw Cross Country Skiing Endowment Advisory Committee of the Keweenaw Community Foundation (KCF) announced that $2,586.14 has been awarded from the Keweenaw Cross Country Skiing Endowment Fund to three local organizations supporting skiing programs in Houghton and Keweenaw Counties.

The grant recipients are:

  • Swedetown Trails Club to assist with the purchasing of a new trail grooming snowmobile.
  • Copper Country Ski Tigers to help buy ski equipment to loan to their youth, development, and competition teams.
  • Keweenaw Nordic Ski Club to assist their project to buy a brush saw and safety helmets.

KCF welcomes partnerships in the Foundation and urges interested parties to share this information with their constituents and all sub-groups within their organization. Tax deductible contributions may be made to the Keweenaw Cross Country Skiing Endowment Fund (or to any of KCF’s 80+ other funds) online at www.keweenawgives.org. All contributions to a permanent endowment of KCF qualify for a Federal Tax Credit.

For more information on giving or grant opportunities, please visit the KCF website (www.keweenawgives.org) or email mail@k-c-f.org. To be placed on KCF’s request for proposals list, please email your contact information to mail@k-c-f.org. You will be notified when grants become available.

Through philanthropic services, strategic investments and community leadership, Keweenaw Community Foundation helps people support the causes they care about, now and for generations to come. For more information on Keweenaw Community Foundation and how to give, visit its website at www.keweenawgives.org.

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