Since 2010, the Rayder Enrichment Foundation has given away more than $175,000 in grants to Charlevoix Public Schools’ teachers and staff.

Previously Awarded Grants

■ Equipment for the band

■ Books and enrichment opportunities for the school libraries

■ Disc golf course

■ Lego robotics club

■ Science lab supplies

■ Tall Tales Tackle Shop

■ Weight room equipment

■ Cameras for journalism program

■ Thousands of dollars have been provided to the performing arts program to purchase costumes, sets, and licensing for script/music use

How to Apply

Charlevoix Public Schools' staff members may submit grant requests to the Foundation in the fall and spring of each year. The board screens applications and decides which proposals will ultimately make the most impact on the most kids.

Fall grant applications are due September 28.

A link to the Grant Application Form and Grant Completion Form can be found below. If you're not able to fill out online, please email:

Rayder Enrichment Foundation

P.O. Box 730, Charlevoix, MI 49720


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