Leave a Lasting Impression.  Here's How.
Cleo M. Purdy Endowment

A Central Lake native, Cleo Purdy's passion for children and young families lives on because of her generous heart and thoughtful planning. Supporting programming for preschool, playgroups, and family engagement, her gift will continue to impact generations of families.

Gifts great and small make a meaningful difference in the communities we treasure. By aligning our gifts with what means the most to us, we can create a lasting and personal impression.

What impression will you make? Let's give it forward, together.

Youth Advisory Council

The Youth Advisory Council involves youth as decision makers and leaders in the community; promotes positive youth development; provides a forum for youth interests, needs, and problems; commits resources to effective youth development programs; and involves youth in philanthropy and volunteerism. Learn more!


Every three years, the Community Foundation Youth Advisory Council completes a youth needs assessment. The results are utlized during the grantmaking process as one of the tools the YAC members use to make their grant decisions.



What impression will you make? Let's give it forward, together.
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