• 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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  • LaunchPad – A Free Lunch & Learn on June 15

    Cascade Community Foundation’s free LaunchPad luncheon is coming up on June 15, and residents curious about the impact can still register to attend. And, it’s more than just a small fundraiser benefiting a small community organization says board member Curt Monhart. “Over the past two years, CCF has been inquiring of Cascade residents asking for feedback about important […]

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  • Q&A Livestream Special: The Modern Classroom

    In June, the Q&A Livestream will launch a new special… The Modern Classroom. How has the pandemic revolutionized education? What models are revitalizing “alternative” learning? Does A.I. have a place in assessing students? The 2-part special premieres on June 22 and features Cascade Community Foundation’s Director Justin Swan, who interviews education professionals in discovery of […]

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  • New Impact Funds will direct your dollars to areas of need, and you have a say.

    This winter, Cascade Community Foundation (CCF) announced plans to invest in areas of urgent need, identified exclusively by the community itself.  The effort is built around a renewed focus toward community philanthropy, and places Cascade residents and businesses in the driver’s seat through an ongoing request to identify, amplify and invest in often avoided subject […]

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  • Did you know that more than a third of all charitable giving occurs in the last three months of the year? As we enter into “giving season,” it’s important to know the best ways to make the most out of every dollar you give to the organizations and areas you’re passionate about. What does that […]

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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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