In his 24 years of life, John expressed his passion for the outdoors and beauty of Benzie County.
The endowment in his memory was established in 1993, allowing his spirit to live on through grants supporting environmental education in Benzie County communities and preserving his passion for generations to come.
What impression will you make? Let's give it forward, together.
Once you have decided to leave a legacy for your community by giving through the Community Foundation, joining the Community Guardian Legacy Society is simple and requires only that you notify us of your intention to include the Community Foundation as a beneficiary of your estate plan. You can notify us by completing and returning to us a Community Guardian Legacy Society Designation Form [download] or by contacting Executive Director, Phil Ellis [email Phil] or Director of Donor Relations, Steve Wade [email Steve].