A New type of Donor-Advised Fund: Mike Francis’ Story

The Newcomer Fund provides scholarships for immigrants and refugees to attend and graduate from college. Mike Francis, a former journalist, launched the fund to meet a need and create a way for him and others to give back. “Being a journalist is a calling. By telling stories, and sharing people’s experiences you are making the […] More »

Giving Back: Joyce Harris’ Giving Story

Joyce Harris is a former MRG grantee, a donor, a community leader, and a woman who says, “Yes!” in our community. We recently sat with her to learn how she’s giving back. “Giving back is doing small things. When I feel there is a need I open up my wallet, say “Yes” to sitting on […] More »