Leadership Marshall County Graduates Class XXVI

Leadership Marshall County, a joint program between the Marshall County Community Foundation and the United Way of Marshall County, held a graduation for the participants of Class XXVI on May 12, 2021, at the Marshall County Philanthropy Center. 

Leadership Marshall County is a nine-month program that takes place September through May and is dedicated to cultivating today’s leaders to serve tomorrow’s community by building a solid foundation of informed, action-oriented employees and citizens. 

Participants gain valuable exposure to Marshall County community leaders, programs, and service initiatives while engaging in interactive assignments which raise community awareness and action. Involvement in group projects encourages further investigation into long-term community goals, strategies, and planning objectives.

MARSHALL COUNTY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION AWARDS $149,214 IN GRANTS

The Marshall County Community Foundation (MCCF) announced the Spring 2021 grant awards from Community Funds totaling $122,595 and the Ralph C. Vonnegut Jr. Fund totaling $6,619. Due to COVID-19, a limited in-person awards presentation took place this grant cycle. Multi-year grants approved prior rounds were also issued with $10,000 from the Community Funds and $10,000 from the Ralph C. Vonnegut Jr Fund.

25th ROUND of MARSHALL COUNTY COVID-19 RAPID RESPONSE GRANTS AWARDED

The 25th round of COVID-19 Rapid Response grants was awarded March 4, 2021, to organizations addressing needs such as food, childcare, mental health, and housing/utility assistance for individuals and households impacted by COVID-19. United Way, in partnership with the Marshall County Community Foundation, is working with a network of businesses, educators, faith-based and disaster relief organizations, nonprofits, and volunteers to provide relief and recovery from the pandemic. Total grant awards to date are $279,592.

Organization(s) that received 25th round COVID-19 Rapid Response grants –

  • Link to Hope
  • Triton School Corporation

24th ROUND of MARSHALL COUNTY COVID-19 RAPID RESPONSE GRANTS AWARDED

The 24th round of COVID-19 Rapid Response grants was awarded February 18, 2021, to organization(s) addressing critical basic needs such as food, childcare, and housing/utility assistance for households impacted by COVID-19. United Way, in partnership with the Marshall County Community Foundation, is working with a network of businesses, educators, faith-based and disaster relief organizations, nonprofits, and volunteers to provide aid for immediate and urgent needs. Total grant awards to date are $262,392.

Organization(s) that received 24th round COVID-19 Rapid Response grants –

  • Plymouth Community School Corporation

23rd ROUND of MARSHALL COUNTY COVID-19 RAPID RESPONSE GRANTS AWARDED

The 23rd round of COVID-19 Rapid Response grants were awarded January 14, 2021, to organizations addressing critical basic needs such as food, childcare, and housing/utility assistance for households impacted by COVID-19. United Way, in partnership with the Marshall County Community Foundation, is working with a network of businesses, educators, faith-based and disaster relief organizations, nonprofits, and volunteers to provide aid for immediate and urgent needs. Total grant awards to date are $255,392.

Organization(s) that received 23rd round COVID-19 Rapid Response grants –

  • Dustin’s Place