T.A.C.K.L.E. Fund Update…Exciting News

T.A.C.K.L.E. Fund Update…Exciting News

  Amid the Covid-19 pandemic, T.A.C.K.L.E. (Together Against Cancer Kept Local Everyday) understands all too well that cancer takes no breaks and Otsego County residents dealing with this horrible disease face more even more obstacles and challenges than ever...
COVID-19 Response Fund Impact Update

COVID-19 Response Fund Impact Update

During this time of uncertainty and isolation with the coronavirus (COVID-19),  the Otsego Community Foundation is deeply concerned about how this will impact the most vulnerable in our community. Our community has always been committed to coming together in...
Volunteer Spotlight: Steve Qua

Volunteer Spotlight: Steve Qua

April is Volunteer Appreciation Month.  The OCF is blessed to have over 60 volunteers a year donate their time and talent to help advance our mission “activate generosity for a strong community.” The majority of our volunteers serve on committees.  When I...
Census 2020: COVID-19 Presents New Challenges

Census 2020: COVID-19 Presents New Challenges

Field operations for Census 2020 are now paused for an additional two weeks, until April 15. The U.S. Census Bureau announced over the weekend that it is continuing the temporary suspension of all field operations to help slow the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19)....
Giving Together Publication

Giving Together Publication

Please take a few minutes to read about the great work being done in our community and the generous donors who help make it possible.  While the current times are challenging, the Community Grant Program is a great reminder of the power of collaboration, in good times...
Grant Spotlight: Otsego County Hockey Association

Grant Spotlight: Otsego County Hockey Association

For many years, the Otsego County Hockey Association (OCHA) has impacted the lives of countless young hockey players with grants from the the William and Linda Muzyl Fund of the Otsego Community Foundation. In 2019 the OCHA helped introduce hockey at an affordable...
Nonprofit Cohort Completes Leadership Lab

Nonprofit Cohort Completes Leadership Lab

Nine northeast Michigan nonprofit leaders recently completed an eight-month Leadership Learning Lab program, leaving them with enhanced skills to strengthen the organizations and communities they serve presently and those they may serve in the future. The members of...
Together We Are More Empowered…Join Us For 100+ Women Who Care

Together We Are More Empowered…Join Us For 100+ Women Who Care

Do you have a heart for giving and want to give back on a bigger scale than you could on your own? Do you want to learn about the work being done by local nonprofits in Otsego County? Do you want to be part of a caring and amazing group of women who are making a...
New program – What Matters?

New program – What Matters?

The Otsego Community Foundation is excited to launch What Matters?, a new program designed to raise awareness around topics connected to local philanthropy. What Matters? will take place from 12 pm – 1 pm on the fourth Tuesday of the month (from February through...