A Look Back at October 2000

A Look Back at October 2000

Above, Bill Dawson, former Executive Director of the Otsego Community Foundation was hired in the fall of 2000 and retired in 2010. We recently came across a newsletter from October 2000. Twenty years later while our work is similar, the impact and reach has grown....
YAC Alumnus Receives Young Women In Public Affairs Award

YAC Alumnus Receives Young Women In Public Affairs Award

Zonta District 15, which serves Michigan and part of Canada, awarded past Otsego Foundation Youth Advisory Committee President Hannah Johnston this year’s Young Women in Public Affairs Award. Congratulations, Hannah!   The goal of the Zonta International...
Nonprofit Impact Matters

Nonprofit Impact Matters

The National Council of Nonprofits (NCN) has released a new report which details the value of nonprofits as well as the challenges the sector is facing. Nonprofit Impact Matters: How America’s Charitable Nonprofits Strengthen Communities and Improve...
Fund Spotlight: Cwik Holly by Golly Fund

Fund Spotlight: Cwik Holly by Golly Fund

One of the newer donor advised funds at the Otsego Community Foundation is the Cwik Holly by Golly Fund, started by Michael and Terri Cwik. Let’s learn a few facts about this fund. Why did you decide to help others through the Otsego Community Foundation?The...