Greg Sudderth, Chair of the Grants Committee of the Upper Peninsula Sustainable Forest and Wildlife Fund (UPSF & W), a fund of the Community Foundation of the Upper Peninsula, announced it would accept grant applications for the Fall 2020 grants round. Eligible nonprofit organizations and subdivisions of government are eligible to submit applications to the community foundation for grants that meet the guidelines of the UPSF & W Fund.

Grant applications can be obtained at the community foundation office, 2420 1st Ave. South, Escanaba, Mich.; the foundation’s website; by calling the foundation’s office at 1-906-789-5972 or emailing

Those interested in obtaining a grant must have an original and three copies turned in to the community foundation office prior to 4 p.m. (EST) April 1, otherwise a request may not be considered.

All those who request grants from the foundation will be notified in writing, as to whether or not they have been successful in receiving their grant request. Members of the UPSF & W Committee will make their grant recommendations to the full board of trustees of the foundation at their regularly scheduled board meeting at the end of April 2020, for approval.