Recognizing the Impact of Community Foundations

Recognizing the Impact of Community Foundations

During the week of November 10-16, 2019, Otsego Community Foundation will join more than 795 community foundations across America celebrating Community Foundation Week. For 30 years, the effort has raised awareness about the increasingly important role of these...
Grants in Action: 22 2 None

Grants in Action: 22 2 None

22 2 None THEIR MISSION: To stop the inconceivable number of veterans who take their own lives by reaching out, searching for, and supporting those who have sacrificed themselves both physically and mentally for this country, and now fight a daily inner battle with...
Sneak Peek into Extreevaganza Starry, Starry Night

Sneak Peek into Extreevaganza Starry, Starry Night

December 6th is just around the corner and the Extreevaganza committee is working hard to make this year’s event fun-filled, sensational and philanthropic. We have been getting inquiries into what can be expected with the move back to Otsego Resort, the co-host...
The 2020 Census at a Glance

The 2020 Census at a Glance

Please join us at the next Nonprofit Exchange (NPX) on Wednesday, November 13th at 8:00 am at the Otsego Community Foundation. This months topic is the 2020 Census.   Counting everyone once, only once, and in the right place. The U.S. Census Bureau is the federal...
Berkley Kay Payton Fund

Berkley Kay Payton Fund

Tens of thousands of families across the United States are devastated each year by untimely infant deaths. In 1988, US President Ronald Reagan declared October as Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness month to recognize the unique grief of bereaved parents in an effort...
Where Are They Now? YAC Alumnus Josh Moody

Where Are They Now? YAC Alumnus Josh Moody

 Joshua Moody Year Graduated: 2017 (Early College program until 2018) School: Gaylord High School, North Central Michigan College. Current student at Central Michigan University. What was your favorite part about YAC? Working with a great group of fun, passionate...
Grant in Action: Otsego County Child Welfare Alliance (OCCWA)

Grant in Action: Otsego County Child Welfare Alliance (OCCWA)

The mission of the Otsego County Child Welfare Alliance (OCCWA) is to inform, educate and provide resources to support citizens of Otsego County as they raise safe and healthy children. They provide information and resources about infant safe sleep, first aid and...
Volunteer Spotlight: Dennis Keck

Volunteer Spotlight: Dennis Keck

What enticed you to volunteer with OCF? I think working with the community schools created a natural opportunity for me to become involved with OCF. My job allows me to connect with the community and our needs daily. I believe in the mission of OCF – of...