This is Recovery…

This is Recovery…

A year ago we welcomed 2021 with open arms. Realistically, we knew all the challenges of 2020 wouldn’t instantly disappear. However, there was a glimmer of hope that with the turning of the calendar, the uncertainties would be in the shadows of new light. Our...
Making Christmas Wishes Come True

Making Christmas Wishes Come True

Our team at the Otsego Community Foundation (OCF) has the very special privilege of working with some of the area’s most generous people, assisting with their local philanthropy.  “Most people know OCF grants touch many lives. But what is more on the down low is...
The OCF Welcomes Patty Urban to the Team

The OCF Welcomes Patty Urban to the Team

Over the past five years, the Otsego Community Foundation has experienced great growth. The workload both with gifts received and grants awarded has steadily increased, along with the community leadership initiatives. The board of directors has been monitoring the...
Fund Spotlight: Lampert Family Fund

Fund Spotlight: Lampert Family Fund

In 1985, Scott and Janice Lampert relocated to Gaylord from Denver. The move was inspired by a job transfer for Scott, a petroleum engineer with NICOR Drilling Company. The young couple was up for an adventure that would most likely be a sojourn or temporary...