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Mission for Area People supports our community in integral ways and we cannot do it without the financial support of those who understand our clear call to serve.

Thank you so much for considering us in your charitable giving!

Your gift is tax-deductible. Receipts available upon request. 501 (C) (3) #: 38-3220964

One Time Donations:

You may mail a check made out to:

Mission for Area People or “MAP”
2500 Jefferson
Muskegon Heights, MI 49444

Or use our secure site to make an online gift via credit card.

Monthly Sustainer Program:

Sustainable support for MAP comes from individual donors who give throughout the year!

While grants, fund raisers, contributions to specific programs, donations of goods, and the value of volunteer hours all support MAP programs, your sustainer donation keeps our mission alive.

You can become a monthly sustainer with as little as $10 a month, securely deducted.

Planned Giving:

Planned Giving, such as charitable trusts or bequests, can be an incredible, lasting way to provide a future gift for Mission for Area People. Constituted of legal arrangements through your financial and estate planning to benefit MAP, planned giving is a welcome way to make a large impact. These arrangements can simultaneously:

  • Provide for your loved ones
  • Entitle you to applicable tax deductions
  • Enable you to leave a legacy to Mission for Area People

Please contact a professional financial adviser or legal representative for more information.

Endowment Fund:

Did you know that Mission for Area People has an Endowment Fund at the Community Foundation for Muskegon County? An option for long term, sustainable support for MAP is giving to this fund, the earnings of which contribute directly to MAP’s operations. Contributing to the Mission for Area People Endowment Fund ensures that our great organization will be operational for another 50 years and more!

To donate to the Mission for Area People Fund, make your check payable to “Community Foundation for Muskegon County” and let them know you would like it to go into the ‘Mission for Area People Fund’, or select 'Mission for Area People' in the "Search By Fund" function when donating on their website,

Mail checks to CFMC, 425 W. Western Ave., Suite 200, Muskegon, MI 49440.