Community Press Release – MGCF Awards Grants

Michigan Gateway Community Foundation Awards Grants to Local Charitable Programs Buchanan, MI – September 23, 2021 In what evolved into one of our largest grant cycles for our organization, the Board of Trustees for Michigan Gateway Community Foundation have approved the granting of funds from the Foundation to the following programs: $37,000 to the FriendsContinue reading “Community Press Release – MGCF Awards Grants”

Local Charity – RAM Parking Lot Fund-Raiser Sale

RAM to Hold Parking Lot Fund-Raiser Sale Saturday Sept. 25 Submitted by Jan Nowak-Walters Who: Redbud Area Ministries What: Parking Lot Fundraiser Sale Where: RAM 708 N Redbud Trail When: Saturday Sept. 25 9a-3p Proceeds from this FUN-draiser will help further our outreach to those in need. Collectables, art work, china, flatware, memorabilia, decorations, antiques,Continue reading “Local Charity – RAM Parking Lot Fund-Raiser Sale”

Mayor’s Memo – They’re Baaaack

They’re Baaaack… by Mayor Sean Denison Our wonderful scarecrows have returned!  This year there are 240 incredible scarecrows all around town.  I have found my favorite – have you?  These annual creations are so much more than just cute scarecrows, they represent everything that is good about Buchanan.  They are creative, artistic, and are assembledContinue reading “Mayor’s Memo – They’re Baaaack”

Local Clubs – Buchanan Scarecrow Charities

Buchanan Scarecrows are At It Again! By Rebecka Hoyt, Editor and Photographer By now, you’re likely aware that the scarecrows are up throughout Buchanan. The Buchanan Scarecrow Charities have hung 242 scarecrows all the way from the east side of the city limits throughout the whole downtown area streets and to the west end ofContinue reading “Local Clubs – Buchanan Scarecrow Charities”

Community Events – BAMA Faith & Family Day

Buchanan Area Ministerial Association hosts Faith & Family Day 2021 by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer The Buchanan Area Ministerial Association (aka BAMA), held the Faith and Family Day event at the Common on a HOT Sunday, August 29, 2021 afternoon from 2:00pm – 4:00pm. This is an annual event where BAMA, which is madeContinue reading “Community Events – BAMA Faith & Family Day”

Buchanan Farmers’ Market – Youth Entrepreneurs Day 2021

Youth Entrepreneur Day at Buchanan Farmers’ Market Submitted by Ashley Hanson Write-up by Head Master of Buchanan Farmers’ Market, Ashley Hanson and The Buchanan Chronicle Editor, Rebecka Hoyt, photos submitted by Ashley Hanson YOUTH ENTREPRENEURS DAY IS FINALLY HERE. Come check out all the young business owners today. Regular vendors are here as well. Farmers’Continue reading “Buchanan Farmers’ Market – Youth Entrepreneurs Day 2021”

Community Announcement – Cans for Veterans

The Buchanan Chronicle Collects Can Donations for Veterans by Garrick Stubblefield The Buchanan Chronicle and I are asking you and those you know to drop off a deposit return can or bottle for us to donate the proceeds to local veterans. We will collect from August 21 to November 7. We will have locations at:Continue reading “Community Announcement – Cans for Veterans”

Community Events – BAMA Faith and Family Day

Who: Buchanan Area Ministerial Association Where: Buchanan Common What: Faith and Family Day When: Sunday, August 29, 2p-4p This year we will have free school supplies, backpacks, food and additional resources available. We will also have a couple bands who will be playing during the event. Feel free to stop by and pick up whatContinue reading “Community Events – BAMA Faith and Family Day”

Local Charity – Sticky Spoons Jam Food-Raiser

Sticky Spoons Jam Food-Raiser for RAM Sticky Spoons Jam – Owner, Aiye held a Birthday food-raiser at the farmers market on August 7, 2021 to benefit Redbud Area Ministries (RAM) food pantry. The grand total of donations from two local Farmers’ Markets, Buchanan Farmers’ Market and Niles Homegrown Market was 139 pounds. Thank you AiyeContinue reading “Local Charity – Sticky Spoons Jam Food-Raiser”

Community Press Release – Buchanan Promise

Michigan Gateway Community Foundation Presents “Promise Fulfilled” Buchanan, MI – August 13, 2021 The Board of Trustees for Michigan Gateway Community Foundation would like to present the next chapter of Buchanan Promise. This school year represented a great deal of hardship for our students as they continued to navigate COVID19. With those hardships, also cameContinue reading “Community Press Release – Buchanan Promise”