Grant Funding Available through Ottawa County Community Foundation

The Ottawa County Community Foundation (OCCF) announces the 2022 Community Grant program.  Nonprofit organizations located in or serving Ottawa County are invited to submit a request for grant funding to support their unique needs or special project.  The Foundation awards grants in the fields of education, health and social services, economic development, natural resources, and the arts.

OCCF Announces Grant Writing Workshop

To assist grant applicants, a free Grant Writing training is offered via Zoom on Monday, January 10, from 10:00–11:00 a.m. Participants will learn about the OCCF grant process, gain helpful tips for writing successful proposals, and have a chance to ask questions. We will also focus on the use of the new online portal to submit your grant application.  Reserve your spot today by sending an email message to ottawaccf “at”  We will send out a reminder with connection specifics.

Guidelines for Grant Seekers and details on how to apply for an OCCF grant may be found on the website Our electronic submission portal makes it easy to submit your grant request.  Alternatively, applicants may download the guidelines and forms from our website and submit a written application by mail. All completed applications, both online and mailed, must be submitted by March 1, 2022, to be considered for funding. Questions may be directed to 419-341-7400 or email to ottawaccf “at”