Preserving Allegan County’s History by Investing in its Future

Mignon Sherwood
DeLano Foundation

Learn the history of the Mignon Sherwood DeLano Foundation and what we do for the Allegan Community. Contact us with any questions you might have.


Grant Applications are Currently Being Accepted

The deadline for the 2023 Grant Cycle is Tuesday, September 12, 2023. 

All funds received in 2022 must be spent and a final accounting, including invoice(s) and canceled checks must be received no later than the first Tuesday in September.  This years due date is September 5, 2023.

2023 Application Deadline is September 12, 2023

Apply for 2023 Grant Cycle

Organizations with demonstrated unmet financial requirements working toward the furtherance of humanitarian, educational, cultural, and environmental enrichment in the City of Allegan and Allegan County are encouraged to apply.


Grant applicants are expected to use the grant application which has been designed for the year in which the application is being made.  Except in the case of hardship as determined by the Board, applications made on outdated application forms shall be returned to the applicant with the instruction to resubmit it using the currently applicable form.

  1. Get Started
    View Our Application Page to download the current form.
  2. Complete the Application
    Save the PDF to your computer to fill out the form and save your responses.
  3. Review Requirements and Documentation Needed
    Follow the instructions within the application for required items.
  4. Return Application for Consideration
    Mail application to our mailing address (on application).

Complete Your 2023 Grant Application