For Lenawee’s health, happiness, and hope.
Now and forever.

Our Mission:

We connect people who care with causes that matter, bringing HEALTH, HAPPINESS, and HOPE to our community, now and forever.

Our Vision:

In partnership with donors, the Lenawee Community Foundation is recognized as a leader and catalyst, improving the quality of life for everyone in Lenawee County, ensuring our community is safe, viable, and thriving.

Invest in Community

Contribute to the collective effort or start your own fund.

Apply for Funding

Grants and scholarships support nonprofits and students.

Community Funds

A Community Fund is established to provide flexible, unrestricted funds that can be used to meet the greatest needs and opportunities in Lenawee County when needed. All donations to a Community Fund are pooled and invested by the Community Foundation. Then we identify organizations through our community engagement work and invest in organizations, when it’s needed most, to make the greatest impact across our county

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Lenawee Cares Campaign

Every fall we kick off the annual Lenawee Cares campaign, which provides all of our residents and local employees with an opportunity to contribute to local nonprofits. Learn more about this exciting campaign that typically raises over $500,000 each year.

Recent News


A VISUAL DISPLAY THAT REPRESENTS DEATHS DUE TO TOBACCO IN LENAWEE COUNTY (Adrian, MI)   In recognition of the World Health Organization’s (WHO) World No Tobacco Day, May 31st, the Lenawee County Health Department in collaboration with the Lenawee YOUTH Council, set up their annual clothesline project at the Human Services Building on Winter Street on […]

Leaving Your Mark: How Will Lenawee Remember You?

May is Leave a Legacy Month, a time to reflect on the mark we want to leave on the world. Have you considered how you will be remembered? Or how your values and passions can continue to make an impact on the causes closest to your heart? Without a clear plan for your legacy, these […]

Lenawee YOUTH Council.  We are looking for new members! 

The Lenawee YOUTH Council provides an amazing opportunity for middle and high school-age individuals to make a real impact on their community.  Here in Lenawee County, the Youth Council, which is a program of the Lenawee Community Foundation, offers many avenues for youth engagement.  Through their many activities they focus on volunteerism, philanthropy education, and […]


Support the Lenawee Community Foundation while you shop. Choose the Lenawee Community Foundation as your charity when you shop with Kroger.