The Michigan Forest Foundation was established in 1989 as a tax exempt, non-profit corporation dedicated to education and natural resource stewardship, and is affiliated with the Michigan Forest Association.

Michigan Forest Foundation publishes Green Gold Michigan Forest History Magazine ($2.50 + $1.70 shipping) and the Green Gold Michigan Forest History Video ($8.50 + $1.50 shipping). The magazine and video together can be purchased for $13.70 including shipping. Quantity discounts are available and special arrangements can be made for schools. For orders or more information, contact:

Michigan Forest Foundation
15851 S US 27, Suite 16
Lansing, MI 48906-1987
(517) 816 7879

  • Michigan Forest Foundation provides an opportunity to make a direct investment in the future of Michigan’s forest resource.
  • Michigan Forest Foundation operates the Dake Memorial Fund for the purpose of educating children about the responsibilities of all people as stewards of the land and for the development of Green Gold publications.
  • Michigan Forest Foundation operates the McClain B. Smith Scholarship Fund for the purpose of providing scholarship grants to “educate the educators” on forest stewardship. Click here for a scholarship application form.
  • Michigan Forest Foundation maintains an educational trailer containing displays about forests and forestry. The trailer is available for display at schools, fairs, shows, and similar functions. Click here to check out photos of the Wanigan’s travels.