NEW BUFFALO, MI, March 20, 2019 -- Human Trafficking and its potential for destroying the lives of area youth will be the topic of a forum to be conducted by the Southwest Michigan Human Trafficking Task Force on April 10, 2019.
The Pokagon Fund and Smoke Vision Care Announce Mutual Agreement to Provide Vision Care to Youth and Seniors
NEW BUFFALO, MI, January 17, 2019 The Pokagon Fund and Smoke Vision Care of New Buffalo are pleased to announce that they have reached a mutual agreement to provide vision care services through The Pokagon Fund Vision Program to qualified youth and income-eligible seniors who reside in Harbor Country®.
NEW BUFFALO, MI August 2, 2018
NEW BUFFALO, MI, June 14, 2018--The City of New Buffalo and Downtown Development Authority, with their partner The Pokagon Fund, are celebrating the completion and opening of the multi-million-dollar investment in New Buffalo’s Downtown.
NEW BUFFALO, MI, April 20, 2018 -- The Pokagon Fund awarded just under $100,000 to 19 Harbor Country residents to attend the post-secondary institution of their choice for the 2018-19 school year.
Harbert, March 1, 2018 - The River Valley Senior Center announced an award of $100,000 from The Pokagon Fund in support of Phase ll of the Center’s current facility renovation.
New Buffalo, MI, January 15, 2018 - The Pokagon Fund is currently accepting Scholarship applications from graduating high school seniors from NBAS and RVSD and also adults who are over 21 years of age who reside in Harbor Country. Deadline is March 15, 2018.
New Buffalo, MI, Nov. 14, 2017 -- The celebration in Harbor Country® next week of a day of Thanksgiving with feasting and joyous family gatherings is a right of all local residents, including those who are struggling to feed their families.
New Buffalo, MI, Sept.1, 2017 With the start of the 2017-2018 school year, the need for comprehensive eye examinations and follow-up care for students who have vision related reading problems was the primary focus of two recent grants by The Pokagon Fund.
New Buffalo, MI, July 31, 2017 -- The Pokagon Fund is pleased to announce that the United Way of Southwest Michigan has honored one of the Fund’s Board members and Treasurer, Deborah “Debbie” Schmidt, with its Emerging Volunteer Award for her commitment to United Way’s goals in the areas of education, income, health and basic needs.