Organizations We Have Recently Supported

In 2015 your generosity has supported grants of $55,171 to local, national, and international charitable organizations. This money has come from your monthly donations and income from the Faith Weavers Endowment Fund.

$23,689 (43%) of Faith Weavers grants went to local charities. They are: the Association of Interfaith Ministries (AIM), Christian Counseling Services, Christmas Outreach, Community Cancer Services of Isabella County, Connections that Count, Divine Mercy Center, Girls on the Run of Central Michigan, Mexican American Council, St. Vincent DePaul Parish, United Way of Isabella County, and the Women’s Aid Services. $31,482 (57%) went to national and international charities such as the Alicia De La Cruz Fores Orphanage in Mexico, Catholic Relief Service, Doctors Without Borders, Global Compassion, HELPS International (Guatemala Stove Project), Hope for Haiti, and Wings of Mercy. Also included in these grants was $14,582 to the people of El Salvador through the Friends of El Salvador Committee.


The Friends of El Salvador Committee supports projects to improve the standard of living for the Salvadoran people. The Committee provides grants to improve community infrastructure and educational opportunities. Below are pictures from projects funded in past years.

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These two pictures show a Church in the community of Miramar funded through grants from the Friends of El Salvador.


A soccer field constructed in the village of Miramar funded by the Friends of El Salvador


This photo shows one of over 150 latrines contructed in villages in El Salvador. The latrines are designed for waste material can be recycled to produce fertilizer for crops.


The Friends of El Salvador support projects to improve educational opportunities for youth in El Salvador. Pictured above are students who received scholarships to attend school.



Here is a list of organizations we have supported in the past:

Local Organizations Website
Alzheimer’s Association
Angela Hospice
Association of Interfaith Ministries
Central Mich Chap. American Red Cross
Central Michigan District Health Dept
Central Michigan Pregnancy Services
Christmas Outreach
Christian Counseling Service  
Commission on Aging
Community Cancer Services Isabella Co.
Community Compassion Network
Free Clinic (McLaren Central Mich.)
Friends of Isabella Seniors
Girls on the Run of Central Michigan
Goodrow Fund
Imagination Library
Isabella County Food Pantry
Isabella County Soup Kitchen
Isabella County Restoration House
KISS Program
Listening Ear
Mexican American Council Inc
Mount Pleasant Discovery Museum
New Hope
Next Step of West Michigan
Saginaw Survivors of Suicide
St. Vincent DePaul
Wings of Mercy
Women’s Aid Service
Woodland Hospice
National and International Organizations
Alicia De La Cruz Fores Orphanage
American Cancer Society
American Heart Association
American Red Cross National
Angela Hospice
Casa Hogar del Buen
Doctors Without Borders
Gandahara Ed. and Vacational Service Org.
Global Compassion
Global Health Outreach
Haqte Blanger Orphanage (Haiti)
Heifer Project International
HELPS International (Guatemalan Stove Team)
Hope for Haiti
Marynoll Lay Missions
Matthew 25 of Haiti
Mulli Children’s Family
Pryecto Pastoral At Dolores Mission
Pure Water for the World
Saved by God’s Grace
SHARE Foundation
Sister of St. Clare
Southern Poverty Law Center
Sr. of Precious Blood Orphanage
St. John’s Episcopal Church / International