Charity Partners

Here are a few of our charity partners, and some details on how they serve our community. Follow the links to learn more about these amazing organizations. 

  Autism Support of Kent Co: Dedicated to support and activism   Serving the needs of persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Please join the commitment to promoting the welfare of individuals with ASD in our community.

Autism Support of Kent Co: Dedicated to support and activism

Serving the needs of persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Please join the commitment to promoting the welfare of individuals with ASD in our community.


  Kids' Food Basket: Fighting childhood hunger   Kids’ Food Basket is a nonprofit organization attacking childhood hunger to help young people learn and live well.

Kids' Food Basket: Fighting childhood hunger

Kids’ Food Basket is a nonprofit organization attacking childhood hunger to help young people learn and live well.


  Feeding America: Bridging the hunger gap in W.Mi.   Feeding America West Michigan exists to ensure safe food is available to the hungry in our community.

Feeding America: Bridging the hunger gap in W.Mi.

Feeding America West Michigan exists to ensure safe food is available to the hungry in our community.

  Comprehensive Therapy Center: Helping people walk and talk   Comprehensive Therapy Center’s mission is to meet the therapeutic and educational needs of people with disabilities through skill building, academic enhancement and social emotional support. 

Comprehensive Therapy Center: Helping people walk and talk

Comprehensive Therapy Center’s mission is to meet the therapeutic and educational needs of people with disabilities through skill building, academic enhancement and social emotional support. 


  Urban Roots: Farm & market for urban communities   Learning, growing food, sharing meals, making connections, and simply being human together. 

Urban Roots: Farm & market for urban communities

Learning, growing food, sharing meals, making connections, and simply being human together. 


  Gilda's Club GR: Cancer and grief support    Gilda’s provides free emotional healthcare to children, adults, families, and friends.

Gilda's Club GR: Cancer and grief support

Gilda’s provides free emotional healthcare to children, adults, families, and friends.


Interested in becoming a Mitten Foundation charity partner?

Below is the application along with a few qualifications our partners must meet.

Selected organizations must meet the following criteria: 

  • be small enough that the donation will make a measurable difference
  • fulfill a need in the Westside or surrounding community
  • have a well documented strategy and timeline for proposed idea
  • must be a local nonprofit, or have a strong local presence
  • are a certified 501(c)3 or in the application process    
  • have a proven record of successfully elevating and enhancing those effected
  • exemplify the values of The Mitten Brewing Co. as a model to improve our community
  • share our commitment towards equality and acceptance of every member of our community

Application for partnership

Please fill out the application below to be considered for a charity partner. All applications will be reviewed by the board of directors, and selection is based on a variety of factors. If you haven't heard anything within a few months of applying it's likely your organization/project was not selected. All applications will be saved for potential need based fundraisers. Multiple application are un-needed unless the idea has changed. 

Contact Name and Title *
Contact Name and Title
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Address of Organization *
Address of Organization
Name of Executive Director *
Name of Executive Director
Funding current programing, begin a needed program, provide a good or service for a group in need, etc. Be as detailed as possible.
Be as specific as possible, please.
A summer program, school uniforms needed for the school year, etc.
Point of Contact
Point of Contact
Specify how you heard about us, a family or friend affiliated with The Mitten Brewing Co, or if you have a connection to a member of the Board of Directors?