Lakeshore Fund

for Sheboygan and Manitowoc Counties


If establishing your own fund doesn't interest you, you can contribute to the collective giving impact of the Lakeshore Fund, joining forces with other citizens to respond to ever-changing charitable opportunites within the Lakeshore Area.  The Lakeshore Fund is a flexible, permanent fund that supports a diverse, effective group of local non-profit organizations that are working to positively impact the Lakeshore Area.  Distributions from the Lakeshore Fund are made through a competitive grant application process and are awarded to innovative, sustainable and measurable projects or programs in the areas of:


Animal Welfare . Arts

Economic Development . Education

Environment . Health

Human Needs . Public Safety

Recreation . Religious


Seniors .  Youth



How to Give

Gifts to the Lakeshore Fund can be made via cash, stocks, life insurance proceeds, IRAs or retirement plans to name a few.  And, you determine whether you would like your gift to support Sheboygan County, Manitowoc County or both Counties of the Lakeshore Area.

If you would like to make a tax deductible contribution to the Lakeshore Fund, please visit "Contribute."