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Golden Acorn Award Winning Programs

Each Year the Berrien Community Foundation selects four exemplary programs that have received BCF grants the previous year to honor as Golden Acorn Award Winners. Learn more about this year's winners in our four categories:

Golden Acorn for Overall Excellence

     Berrien County Council for Children - Children's Assessment Center

Golden Acorn For Volunteerism

     Healing Paws - Therapy Dogs

Golden Acorn for Community Improvement

     Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berrien & Cass - Mentoring program

Golden Acorn for Innovation

     Deer Creek Open Spaces - Tower Hill Camp