Advia Foundation

The Advia Foundation provides financial advantages within our communities by enhancing financial literacy, furthering education, and improving overall quality of life.
Advancing Lives Grant
How to Help
Youth Scholarship
Teacher Scholarship

Advancing Lives Grant

The Advia Foundation invests in programs and services that make lasting impact in our communities. Grants from the Advia Foundation benefit organizations that are causing change, improving lives, and driving progress.

2023 Cheryl A. DeBoer Soar Higher Award

Available to students currently enrolled with or accepted to Western Michigan University's College of Aviation. Introducing a special $5,000 scholarship opportunity now available for those attending WMU's College of Aviation. Applications due March 31, 2023.

Giving to the Advia Foundation and helping to advance lives in our local communities is easy.

Donate Directly

By making a tax-deductible donation, you're helping to improve education, financial literacy, and overall quality of life in our communities.

Apply for a $1,000 Advia Foundation Youth Scholarship!

Each year, the Advia Foundation awards Youth Scholarships to select graduating high school seniors based on leadership traits, academic achievement, and community involvement. Applications are now being accepted for the class of 2023. Apply online through March 31, 2023!

Teachers and Educators Scholarship

Teachers and educators can submit classroom financial literacy project proposals that foster understanding, increase students’ knowledge, and provide opportunities to expand their ability to make effective and informed money management decisions.

Supporting area communities year-round.

Advia is a proud supporter of community events throughout the year. Check out where we are in your local area.

Volunteering Locally

Because we are committed to giving back to our communities, Advia encourages volunteerism through our Advia ACTION (Advancing Community Ties In Our Neighborhoods) Hours Program. This provides staff paid time away from work to volunteer.