Sanford businesses reopen after reconstruction

Sanford Hardware reopened its doors in downtown Sanford on May 13 after a complete redesign and build effort led by Three Rivers Corporation. As work wrapped up in the store in late April, hardware associates busily stocked shelves while painters, construction workers and electrical contractors applied finishing touches to the […]


Sanford Youth League receives multiple grants

The Sanford Youth League (SYL) received grants from several agencies, including the Charles J. Strosacker Foundation, to continue efforts to rebuild its fields and entire complex in Sanford Village Park that were destroyed after the mid-Michigan dam failures.


Emergency food pantry network receives grant

Midland County Emergency Food Pantry Network has been awarded a grant of $5,000 from the Charles J. Strosacker Foundation. The grant will be awarded on an annual basis and will help with the purchase of food and supplies for distribution to those in need, funding of programs such as the […]


Chippewa Nature Center receives grant for scholarships

Chippewa Nature Center has received a grant from the Charles J. Strosacker Foundation to support scholarships for two of its most impactful programs, Nature Preschool and Nature Day Camp. The grant provides $30,000 per year from 2020 through the 2022-23 school year.


Grant support for Front Line Workers

To honor the many frontline workers who have worked diligently to help heal the community, The Charles J. Strosacker Foundation and United Way of Midland County came together to show the community’s gratitude in an innovative way.


Strosacker Foundation provides ‘Ready For School’ scholarships

The Midland County Great Start Collaborative/Midland County Educational Service Agency announced it has received a $250,000 grant from the Charles J. Strosacker Foundation to fund quality preschool experiences for children from economically disadvantaged families. Read More at Midland Daily News


Strosacker Foundation awards $90,000 to Coleman Schools

The Charles J. Strosacker Foundation recently recognized Coleman Community Schools Agriscience/STEM program by awarding $90,000 payable over three years to support additional programming, classroom materials, industry-level credentialing and certifications, attendance to National and State FFA conferences, scholarship awards and college credit fees for K-12 students, including those from other county […]