Les Cheneaux Community Foundation


Funds of the
Les Cheneaux Community Foundation
 
FUND ID                          FUND NAME AND DESCRIPTION                                                                     

LCABNE                        Trip Abnee Memorial Water Safety Fund (Unendowed, Donor-Advised)
                                       Provides support for water safety and water                                                    
                                       safety awareness.                                                  
 
LCADMI                          Les Cheneaux Administrative Endowment (Endowed)    
 
LCAMBU                         Les Cheneaux Ambulance Auxiliary Fund (Unendowed, ASK Fund)                                                  
                                       Provides for projects on behalf of the Les             
                                       Cheneaux Ambulance Auxiliary.
 
LCARTS                         Les Cheneaux Arts Council Designated Fund (Endowed, Donor-Advised, ASK Fund)                                        
                                       Provides annual support to arts programs,  
                                       classes, or scholarships in the Les Cheneaux                                                    
                                       community.
 
LCBIKE                          Clark Township Bike Path Fund (Unendowed, ASK Fund) 
                                       Provides for projects which will complete the                                                   
                                       Bike Path in Clark Township.                                       
 
LCBLAS                         Blastomycosis Education and Research Unendowed Fund (Unendowed)
                                      The sole purpose shall be to provide support for education,
                                      soil analysis, and additional research into the causes,
                                      effects, symptoms, and treatments of Blastomycosis.
 
LCBOAT                       Great Lakes School of Wooden Boat Building (Unendowed, ASK Fund)   
                                      Provides for the funding of activities & projects                   
                                      of the Great Lakes Boat Building School.
 
LCBOATE                      The Great Lakes Boat Building School General Endowment Fund(Endowed, Scholarship)
                                                                                                                               
                                       The sole purpose of the fund shall be to provide
                                       financial assistance for students attending the
                                       Great Lakes Boat Building School who have met
                                       the financial need criteria as established by the
                                       board of the Great Lakes Boat Building School.            
 
LCCOLU                        William T. and Ann Collins Charitable Fund (Unendowed, Donor-Advised)
                                      Provides support in areas of education, medicine,   
                                      environment, youth, and scholarships for
                                      the Les Cheneaux area as recommended
                                      by the donor or his representative.
 
LCCULN                      Les Cheneaux Culinary School (Unendowed, Designated)
                                    The sole purpose of this fund is to provide funding  
                                    of activities and projects of the Les Cheneaux
                                    Culinary School.
 
LCECCE                      Erickson Cultural Center Endowment Fund/Curtis Community Arts Council (Endowed, Donor-Advised, Pass Thru) 
                                    Provides annual economic support to the Erickson    
                                    Cultural Center in Curtis, Michigan as determined by the
                                    Curtis Community Arts Council Committee.
 
LCEDCE                      Les Cheneaux Education & Cultural Enrichment Fund  (Endowed, ASK Fund)
                                    The primary purpose of the fund shall be to
                                    promote enhanced educational opportunities                                                     
                                    for the students of the Les Cheneaux
                                    Community Schools, and cultural enrichment for                     
                                    the Les Cheneaux community. 
 
LCEDCP                      Les Cheneaux Education & Cultural Pass Thru Fund (Unendowed, ASK Fund)                           
                                    Provides support for projects that support the                                        
                                    educational community in the area.
 
LCEDFP                      Les Cheneaux Economic Development Fund Pass Thru (Unendowed)
                                    The primary purpose is to grow this fund. Until then,       
                                    grants will be given out to support the development
                                    of projects, not fund the project unless it is a low cost.
 
LCFOOD                     E.U.P. Food and Agriculture Unendowed Fund (Unendowed)
                                    Provides support to regional food and agriculture
                                    projects and programs.
 
LCGLC4                      Great Lakes Collaborative Goal 4 (Unendowed)
                                   To increase community foundation’s interaction  
 
LCGLC5                      Great Lakes Collaborative Goal 5 (Unendowed)
                                   Assists foundations with less than $20 million                     
                                   in assets with efforts to increase foundation’s                        
                                   environmental endowment fund.
 
LCGLSP                      Les Cheneaux General Scholarship Fund (Endowed)
                                   The primary purpose of the fund assets shall                
                                   be to provide financial assistance for students
                                   who are attending a post-secondary high school
                                   and are graduates of the Les Cheneaux Community Schools.                                           
 
LCGMFL                     Les Cheneaux GM Fellowship Fund (Unendowed)
                                  The purpose of the fund was for the                                        
                                  Township to hold an economic forum.                                       
 
LCHARD                     Frank (Duke) Harding Memorial Fund (Endowed, Scholarship)
                                  The purpose of the fund is to provide an annual                                    
                                  scholarship to a student attending the Great
                                  Lakes Boat Building School.
 
LCHEALTH                 Les Cheneaux Health Care Practice (Unendowed, Field of Interest)
                                  The purpose of the fund shall be to financially                                       
                                  support individuals with professional, medical, or
                                  health care credentials to establish and maintain
                                  a medical practice in the Les Cheneaux area.
 
LCHIST                      Les Cheneaux Historical Association (Unendowed, ASK Fund)
                                  The sole purpose of the fund shall be to provide                                    
                                  support for area museums and other projects
                                  and programs involving historic preservation.
 
LCHORW                   Arnold Horween Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund (Unendowed, Donor-Advised)
                                  Provides an annual scholarship to a graduating                                           
                                  Cedarville High School senior to continue his/her
                                  post high school/skilled training and to provide
                                  additional financial support to Cedarville Schools
                                  for use in innovative educational programs. Provides a
                                  scholarship for a student attending the Great Lakes
                                  Boat Building School.
 
LCISEN                     Les Cheneaux Islands Wildlife Environmental Endowment Fund (Endowed)
                                 
                                  The primary purpose of the fund shall be to promote
                                  the protection of wildlife, habitats, and the environment of
                                  the Les Cheneaux area.
 
LCLEGA                     Les Cheneaux CF Legacy Fund (Unendowed)
 
LCLCRC                     Les Cheneaux Community Library & Resource Center (Endowed)
                                  
                                  Provides financial support in order to maintain the
                                  Les Cheneaux Community Library physical plant in
                                  the future. 
 
LCLIFT                       L.I.F.T. (Unendowed, Donor-Advised)   
                                  Provides support for at-risk teen programming and                                      
                                  referral services in the Les Cheneaux Community.
 
LCLION                    Les Cheneaux Lions Club General Scholarship Fund (Endowed, Donor-Advised)
                                  The primary purpose of the fund assets shall be to                                 
                                  provide FIRST YEAR financial assistance for students    
                                  who are attending a post-secondary high school and are
                                  graduates of the Les Cheneaux Community Schools.
 
LCMERTU                  Thomas “Tommy” Nelson Mertaugh Unendowed Scholarship (Unendowed)
                                  The sole purpose shall be to provide a scholarship to
                                  a student attending the Great Lakes Boat Building
                                  School who meets the criteria established by the
                                  Great Lakes Boat Building School for financial aid.
 
LCMERTE                Thomas (Tommy) Mertaugh Memorial Unendowed Fund (Unendowed)
                                  The sole purpose of the fund shall be to provide
                                  support to a number of tax-exempt organizations
                                  that serve people in need in the Les Cheneaux
                                  area.  Examples include:  Cedar Cove Assisted
                                  Living Facility, Cedar Post Thrift Shop, Les Cheneaux
                                  Preschool, Hospice House of Sault Ste. Marie, and
                                  Road to Recovery Program.  This list is not intended to
                                  be exhaustive.  The donors will be consulted annually to
                                  determine the organizations to be supported that year.

LCMILK                   John L. Milkowski Memorial History Education Fund (Unendowed, Donor-Advised)
                                  Promotes the acquisition of historical knowledge of                                
                                  teachers by scholarships and historical exploration.
 
LCNAYB                   Geraldine (Gerry) Naybeck Memorial (Endowed, Donor-Advised)
                                  The primary purpose is to support programs and                                   
                                  projects that provide education and/or early detection
                                  of cancer: equipment, programs or services to assist
                                  individuals diagnosed with cancer or other terminal
                                  illnesses.  Programs and support services for families
                                  or scholarships for students studying nursing or a related
                                  health field.

LCNICK                    George Henry Nickels Memorial Endowment Scholarship Fund (Endowed,  Scholarship)                                                                            The sole purpose of the fund shall be to provide a
                                  scholarship to a student attending the Great Lakes
                                  Boat Building School in Cedarville, Michigan.
 
LCOPER                     Les Cheneaux Unendowed Operating & Saving Fund (Unendowed)
 
LCPARK                     Clark Township Recreation Park Project (Unendowed, ASK Fund)
                                  Provide for projects which will complete                                                  
                                  the Recreation Park in Clark Township                          
 
LCPARKP                  Snows Heritage Park Unendowed Fund (Unendowed)
                                  The sole purpose shall be to provide support for the
                                  construction of the Snows Heritage Recreation Park,
                                  specifically, in order of priority: two (2)
                                  tennis courts, secondly, a covered ice rink/pavilion.     
                                                                                      
LCPASS                     Les Cheneaux Re-Granting Fund (Unendowed)
 
LCREID                    The Reid Family Charitable Advised Field of Interest Fund (Unendowed,  Donor Advised)                                                                           Provides support to organizations & various projects                             
                                 within the Les Cheneaux area as recommended by                               
                                 the Reid family.
 
LCRYAN                  William (Billy) Ryan Unendowed Scholarship Fund (Unendowed,  Scholarship)                                                                                                The sole purpose shall be to provide an annual $500
                                 scholarship to a Cedarville High School graduate who
                                 intends to continue his/her education at an institute
                                 of higher learning, either university, college, or
                                 vocational/technical school.
 
LCSHAP                    Mary Shapero Memorial Fund (Unendowed, Donor-Advised)                                                                                                                                   Provide for charitable purposes as the Community                                                                                              
                                 Foundation may determine, consistent with its
                                 purposes and by laws.
 
LCTNYE                 Les Cheneaux Tassier-Nye Scholarship Fund (Endowed, Donor Advised)                                                                                                            The propose provide financial assistance for                                                                                                          
                                students who attended a school in the Les Cheneaux
                                area.

LCUART                  Les Cheneaux Arts Council Operating Fund (Unendowed, ASK Fund)                                                                                                                  Provides annual support to art programs, classes                                                                                                     
                                & scholarships in the Les Cheneaux Community
 
LCULIB                   Les Cheneaux Unendowed Library Fund (Unendowed, Donor-Advised,  ASK Fund)                                                                                         The primary purpose is to support                                                                                                                             
                                projects designated by the Friends of                                                                                                                        
                                the Les Cheneaux Community Library.                                                              
 
LCULOI                    Les Cheneaux Lions Club Unendowed Fund (Unendowed)                                                                                                  
                                The sole purpose of the Fund shall be to provide  
                                support for the Clark Township Recreation
                                Project.
 
LCUNRA                   Les Cheneaux Unrestricted Altmaier Fund (Endowed)                                                                                                     
 
LCUNRE                   Les Cheneaux Unrestricted Fund (Endowed)                                                                                                                       
 
LCVFW                   Earl Law-Perry White VFW Post 7958 Scholarship Unendowed Fund (Unendowed)                                                                                      The sole purpose of the fund is to provide $1000 or $1500 scholarship to a
                                high school graduate from both the Les Cheneaux Community Schools and
                                Pickford Community School who intends to continue his/her education at an
                                institution of higher learning.  The graduating senior is required to be a veteran
                                or related to a veteran. If related to a veteran who was a member of the
                                Earl Law-Perry White VFW Post, the scholarship shall be $1500 instead of $1000.
                       
LCVISN          Les Cheneaux Archie & Ruth Visnaw Memorial Scholarship Fund  (Endowed, Donor-Advised) 
                      The purpose of the fund is to provide financial
                            assistance for students who attended the Les
                            Cheneaux Community Schools.
 
LCWATE        Les Cheneaux Watershed Council Unendowed Fund (Unendowed, ASK Fund)                                                                         The mission is to promote the conservation, education                     
                     preservation, restoration, and sustainability of water
                          based resources within the Les Cheneaux Watershed.
 
LCWEED        Les Cheneaux Weed Control Fund (Unendowed)                                               
                      Provides funds to pay for weed harvesting in
                            the harbor.
 
LCWILD        Wildshore Fund (Donor-Advised)                                                                   
                          Provide anonymous support to organizations and                        
                          projects within Les Cheneaux as recommended by
                          the donor.
 
LCWILL       Williams Family of Coryell Island Scholarship Fund (Endowed, Donor-Advised) 
                        The purpose of the fund is to provide financial              
                        assistance for continuing education or vocational
                        training for students of the Les Cheneaux area.
 
LCWILU        Unendowed Williams Family Scholarship (Unendowed)                                    
 
LCYAC         Les Cheneaux Youth Advisory Council Fund (Unendowed)                                  
                       
LCYUTH        Les Cheneaux Youth Fund (Endowed)