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Building a healthier Copper Country, together.

Our programs and funding opportunities are designed to serve and inspire more healthful lifestyles that will cultivate a thriving community.

Copper Shores Bridges Expands to Baraga County

  • Classes will take place Wednesday evenings in Baraga
  • Classes start in August 
  • Deadline to apply is Friday, July 19
  • Anyone is welcome to apply, open to the entire community

Third annual Copper Shores Community-Wide Picnic coming to Ahmeek

Copper Shores Community Health Foundation is excited to announce the third annual Community-Wide Picnic will take place at Gabriel Chopp Park in Ahmeek on Sunday, July 28, 2024. 


Our Mission

Positively influencing a more healthful community through enhanced philanthropy and collaboration

 Scholarship Recipients
$ 14.3 mil.
Total Grants & Scholarships

What We Do




Helping people develop hope, resources and a future story.

Meals on Wheels

Delivering a meal and companionship to residents.


Victim Support

Supporting victims of any crime including emergency response. 

Outreach and Education

Evidence-based prevention education for Copper Country residents.


Supporting those looking to better themselves through education. 


Funding opportunities for municipalities, nonprofits and schools. 


Support Copper Shores

Together we can make a difference.

Your financial support will help make our community a healthier place for generations to come.


Discover Our Latest Stories

July 17, 2024

Mobile food pantry visits Ontonagon on August 7, 2024

A Feeding America West Michigan mobile food pantry is coming back to Ontonagon on Wednesday, August 7, 2024. The mobile food pantry will be held at ...
July 9, 2024

From struggle to strength

Getting Ahead graduate shares realities of the working poor In the latest episode of the Copper Shores Podcast, listen in as Danielle Thoune, a ...
July 8, 2024

HeadsUP: A day of food, fun and fitness for middle schoolers

In collaboration with UP Health System - Portage, Copper Shores Community Health Foundation will be hosting HeadsUP, an exciting day of food, fun and ...
July 3, 2024

Inclusivity Outdoors

Baraga State Park unveils new ADA friendly playground With sunshine and a light breeze blowing in from Lake Superior, Baraga State Park officially ...

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