• Cascade Community Foundation Announces ‘Addiction’ as Focus for Grant Awards this Fall

    CEO:  “This is a topic that impacts every person in this room, and its only getting worse… it’s time to shine a light and bring resources to the table.” Cascade, Mich. – On Wednesday, before a packed crowd of attendee inside Watermark Country Club, Cascade Community Foundation’s CEO, Justin Swan, revealed the topic of addiction […]

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  • Why CCF? Check Out These Testimonials!

    Sparking dialogue on important issues. Improving our community spaces. Funding impactful nonprofit programs. Cascade Community Foundation is leading the way!” – Ken James, Chief Diversity Officer of Muskegon Community College.     CCF is redefining the role of a foundation in small communities, and we’re proud to partner and support their innovative and purposeful work […]

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  • 5th Anniversary of the Airport Viewing Park

    As we approach the 5 year anniversary of the Gerald R. Ford International Airport Viewing Park, we reflect on the impact on the community. The award winning space has become a popular destination for families, aviation lovers, architects and designers. The park offers opportunity for picnics, fellowship, inspiration and solace, and Cascade Community Foundation feels so fortunate to have […]

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  • New Annual Partnership Opportunites for Fall 2021

    When it comes to having a lasting impact in your community, where does one even begin? Businesses large and small all over the country are making changes right in their own backyard through their local community foundation. Why work with your community foundation? Foundations like Cascade Community Foundation are here to serve your business and […]

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  • Partner Spotlight: Cascade Trails

    The COVID-19 pandemic has been hazardous to the mental health of many community members, and our senior citizens are no exception. For many of those in senior living communities, suddenly, everything was different. Residents were confined to their rooms. Family visits were paused indefinitely. Meals now had to be eaten in solitude. These changes were […]

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  • 2021 Grant Awards

    This summer, Cascade Community Foundation is awarding over $20,000 in grants to four local organizations and programs that heavily impact the Ada, Cascade, and Forest Hills community. Members of the Foundation’s grant committee reviewed applications from several local organizations and are pleased to announce the following awards. Cascade Community Foundation will award a grant to […]

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  • The Q&A Livestream: Changing Conversations for a Lasting Impact

    In August 2020, Cascade Community Foundation launched the first video of the Q&A Livestream, the first-of-its-kind streaming series. The goal was to address unspoken issues in Cascade, Ada, and Forest Hills that are overlooked due to fear, sensitivity, and confusion, and to offer a resource that promises a non-confrontational and judgment-free space for open dialogue […]

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  • Introducing the 2021 Board of Directors

    When it comes to their work in Cascade, Ada, and Forest Hills, Cascade Community Foundation is joined by a variety of skilled community members that serve on the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors exists to advise and authorize the Foundation’s CEO (Justin Swan) on operations, philanthropic resources provided to the community, and overall […]

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