You can support us through the Keweenaw Community Foundation. Click on our FINANCIAL SUPPORT tab and scroll to the bottom of the page for directions.
The Keweenaw Community Foundation administers a number of community funds. Established in 1994, the mission of the Foundation is to promote philanthropy, develop and manage permanent endowments from a broad range of donors, and award charitable grants that enhance quality of life in the Keweenaw.
Click on the AUTISM INFORMATION tab above for more information.
The Wisconsin/Upper Michigan Kiwanis iPad projects goal is to get iPads to as many children on the autism disorder spectrum as possible. If you would like to support this project or if you feel that your child could benefit from this program, please check out the website.
FAMILY WANDERING EMERGENCY PLAN
The Copper Country Elks Lodge #404, received a grant of $2,000 to fully co-sponsor with us, the 2nd Annual Family Fun Day. A big thanks you to the Elks for their continued support and community envolvement.
Thank you also to the Gold Star Giving Grant of $500 from SWICK HOME SERVICES of Marquette and the billbord to advertize our Fun Day event.
Thank you to Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital for your generous donation of $500 to help suppor the work of Copper Country Autism Awareness.
The Copper Country Elks Lodge #404 - Calumet, MI
Keweenaw Health Foundation - Laurium, MI
Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital - Laurium, MI
Various anonymous private donors
We also want to thank Marion Gilles for coming up with the idea for the design of our T-shirts and her son Steve Jacobs for the great job putting that idea into a final design.
Thanks to David Rheault for raising money for us at Heritage Days via his bouncy houses.
Thanks to the "Kids Who Care" group at Calumet Schools for donating funds to purchase Autism Awareness wrist bands.
Donations can be sent to:
The Keweenaw Community Foundation
attn: Copper Country Autism Awareness
236 Quincy Street
Hancock, MI 49930
Or you can simply call them at:
(906) 482-9673 and donate by Credit Card.
YOUR SUPPORT IS IMPORTANT