From the May 2013 Grant Cycle

Awarded to Amount Fund  Purpose of Grant
Senior Nutrition Services Region IV $2,700.00 Buchanan Area Fund Meals on Wheels for Buchanan residents
Fernwood Botanical Garden $5000/year for two years Buchanan Area Fund Nature Center Building Improvements
Grant to Hospice at Home, Lory’s Place $1,000.00 Youth Funds To support a summer grieving camp and healing service known as Camp Lifetimes
City of Buchanan $7,000.00 Buchanan Area Fund purchase of a sewer camera to examine aging and failing sewer mains and laterals
United Way of Southwest Michigan $1500.00 Youth Funds  Cass County Back to School Supply Spectacular
Humane Society of SW Michigan $1,200.00  To assist with plan drawings for a new facility.
Consequential Minds $500.00  To purchase food and supplies for their Drop in Center
Sarrett Nature Center $500.00  To purchase communication equipment to enhance learning capabilities of visitors.
Feeding America, Org# 40226 $100.00  To purchase food for the local pantry
American Cancer Society, Cass County $1,500.00  Supporting Relay for Life
American Cancer Society, Berrien County $11,000.00 Supporting Relay for Life
Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church $150.00 Supporting their Back to School Fair