Special Project Funds

Anti-Racist Midland Project Fund #01102

To catalyze an equitable, informed, and engaged Greater Midland community where all people can prosper.

Barley MacTavish Fund #608

To make grants responsive to certain requests received by the Fund from residents of Midland County fitting the Charitable Class Requirements.

Breaking Bread Village Project Fund #01107

To intentionally create a space for people to come together and have transparent conversations with no judgement so that people's ideas and perspectives will be heard.

Celebrate Midland Fund #259

To sponsor a bi-annual community appreciation event for the people who work and live in the Midland area.

Center City Redevelopment Project Fund #177

to provide for the design and development of Center City.

Central Park Miracle Field Project Fund #1033

To provide for the design, development and construction of a Miracle Field in Central Park.

Children’s Grief Center Endowment Fund #104

To support the mission and operations of the Children's Grief Center.

Christ Covenant Chimney Restoration Project Fund #01105

To provide for the renovation of the chimney at Christ Covenant Church.

Community Advancement Network Project Fund #594

To strengthen nonprofits in the Great Lakes Bay Region, assisting in capacity building and operational support services that positively impacts effectiveness and efficiency via a self-sustaining model.

Community Outreach Team (COT) Endowed Scholarship Fund #132

to provide opportunities for Dow Chemical Employees and employees or other tenants of the Michigan Operations manufacturing sites to donate time, goods and services, and to improve our community through programs and events, with the goal to have an impact on others in the tri County area and surrounding communities.

Community Success Panel Project Fund #624

To support the Community Success Panel in their efforts to enhance prosperity in Midland County by gathering key stakeholders to envision our best future through sharing ideas, building productive relationships and aligning economic development efforts.

Downtown Streetscape Amenities Project Fund #00122

to provide for the design, development, and construction of the amenities as part of the Downtown Streetscape.

Entranceways Initiative Fund #392

Provide for the design and development of aesthetic improvements to certain entranceways and corridors within and around the City of Midland.

Flood Relief Project Fund

The mission of The Flood Relief Project Fund is to provide for disaster relief in Midland County with use determined by the Midland County long-term recovery group in consultation with the Midland County Emergency Manager. The purpose of The Flood Relief Project Fund is to provide financing in support of this mission.

Fostering Hope in Michigan Project Fund #148

To provide for the design, development and implementation of annual camps and mentoring programs for children in the foster care system. Fostering Hope in Michigan's mission is to confront abuse and change lives through camps and mentoring clubs.

Give Local Midland Project Fund #625

To provide for the development of Give Local Midland, a one-day giving event sponsored by the MACF.

Gladwin Area Friends of the Theatre Building Project Fund

The mission of the Gladwin Area Friends of the Theatre Building Project Fund is to provide for the design, development and construction of the theatre for the Gladwin Area Friends of the Theatre (GAFT).

Gladwin County Veterans Memorial Project Fund #00833

To provide for the design, development and construction of a replacement of the current Gladwin County Veterans Memorial.

Greater Midland Community Centers Middle School Pools Project Fund #551

To provide financing in support of the design, development, renovation and operation of the pools located at Jefferson and Northeast Middle Schools.

Harrison District Library – Surrey Home Renovation Project Fund #747

To provide for the design, development, and renovation of the Surrey House as the new location for the Harrison District Library.

Linda Haight Gladwin County Animal Shelter Endowment Fund #00838

To provide grants in support of the Gladwin County Animal Shelter for facility needs including improvements, renovation or new construction and for care of animals as well as adoption fees.

Mid-Michigan Transitions Project Fund #451

Provide for conferences, workshops, presentations and other resources to help "transitional" students, particularly women, overcome the common problems of returning to school to seek economic improvement and/or personal growth.

Midland Area Schools Chromebook Replacement Project Fund #1076

The mission of the Midland Area Schools Chromebook Replacement Project Fund is to provide funds to replace Chromebooks lost or destroyed during recent flooding.

Midland Community Aviation Discovery Area Project Fund #636

The purpose of this fund is to transform a vacant piece of land adjacent to the Jack Barstow Airport Terminal building into a welcoming observation, educational gateway for the community as well as an entryway for visitors flying into Midland.

Midland Community Stadium/Press Box Project Fund

To provide for stadium improvements including replacement of the press box.

Midland County Connectivity Project Fund #01121

To provide for the design, development and construction of broadband implementation in Midland County.

Midland County Disaster Relief Fund #00111

To provide for disaster relief in Midland County as needed in consultation with the Midland County Emergency Manager.

Midland County Health Survey Project Fund #183

To provide for the development, distribution and analysis of the Midland County Health Survey in conjunction with the Health and Human Services Council.

Midland County Nonprofit ARPA (American Rescue Plan Act) Project Fund #01124

To provide for grants to nonprofits in Midland County who are struggling to perform their mission as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Granting will be done in accordance with the agreement between the County of Midland and the Midland Area Community Foundation.

Midland County Sheriff’s Office Community Awareness Team Project Fund #682

To identify issues in our county that need awareness and support.

Midland Public Schools Looking Sharp Project Fund #581

To provide for the uniform needs of the high school music program at Midland Public Schools.

Midland Rotary Foundation Project Fund for Grove Park #1039

The mission of The Midland Rotary Foundation Project Fund for Grove Park is to provide for the design, development and construction of Grove Park. The purpose of The Midland Rotary Foundation Project Fund for Grove Park is to provide financing in support of this mission.

MPS Sports Improvement Facility Fund for Youth (SPIFFY) #618

To provide for the design, development and construction of improved sports facilities at Midland and H.H. Dow High Schools.

Non-Motorized Transportation Improvement Project Fund #539

To provide for the improvement for non-motorized transportation within the city of Midland for such things as signage, sidewalk and crosswalk improvements for pedestrians and electric mobility devices and bike lanes for bicyclists.

Outdoor Pickleball Court Project Fund

To provide for the design, development, construction and maintenance of outdoor pickleball courts.

PMRT Gateway Link Fund #709

Assist with the expenses of designing, developing and constructing a linear park on the Pere-Marquette Railroad bed from Coleman through Isabella County to the west city limits of Clare.

Public Art & Beautification Project Fund #110

To provide for the design, development and implementation of public art and beautification projects in Midland County.

Sanford Park and Ball Field Project Fund #1081

Mission and Purpose: To provide restoration of the village park and ball fields.

TCF/Chemical Bank Employee Assistance Fund #1070

The mission of The TCF Bank Employee Assistance Fund is to support TCF Bank employees who qualify and who have suffered an emergency hardship as a direct effect of the recent presidentially declared disaster, as well as future hardships that may arise from time to time. The purpose of The TCF Bank Employee Assistance Fund is to provide financing in support of this mission.

The Community Place Making Project Fund #477

To provide for the design and implementation of projects which will assist in advancing the comfort, attractiveness and social, cultural and economic vitality of public spaces.

Vision 2030 Project Fund #184

To increase community vibrancy and economic development for Midland and the Great Lakes Bay Region, thereby improving the quality of life for all its citizens.