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Upper Peninsula Power Company

Upper Peninsula Power Company

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Rolling

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Michigan

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Nonprofit

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Private

The Upper Peninsula Power Company accepts grant applications on an ongoing basis in the following focus areas:* Arts & Culture: Projects that promote diversity and make the arts accessible to all people, including theater, dance, music, drama and museums.* Community & Neighborhood Development* Education: Programs that complement UPPC educational programs and philosophies, including opportunities for minorities and women. Programs where businesses and educational institutions partner, provide career planning and mentor youth.* Environment: Betterment of fish and wildlife, water and air quality, forests, energy efficiency, renewable energy and recycling.* Human Services & Health: Programs that serve limited-income, senior and handicapped individuals. Programs emphasizing wellness.Priority is given to organizations that:* Located within or provide significant benefit to communities served by UPPCO* Are judged effective by the community* Increase public awareness of important issues* Promote volunteerism* Cooperate, rather than compete, with similar organizations, and strive to minimize duplication of services* Hold nonprofit statusThe UPPC does not fund:* Individuals* Churches and other religious organizations* Political organizations* Organizations that discriminate for any reason, including race, color, religion, creed, age, gender, national origin or sexual orientation* National and international organizations that operate outside the area we serve and whose funds are not used locally* Post-secondary scholarships other than those provided through our scholarship program* Free natural gas or electric service, moving of poles or utility-related construction* Public and private schools K-12 3/5

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