who we are

Pint by pint, pour by pour: Pour For More (PFM) compounds micro-scale donations from participating vendors into a single fund that makes significant, consistent impact on local charities.


PFM participants include breweries, taprooms, wineries, coffee shops and any other establishments serving locally crafted beverages. Pour For More selects 12 Northern Michigan nonprofits annually, featuring one per month. 

January- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern MI
February- Arts For All Northern Michigan
March- The Groundwork Center
April- Inland Seas Education Association (ISEA)
May- Boardman River Clean Sweep
June- Human Nature School
July- SEEDS
August- Grass River Natural Area
September- Harm Reduction MI
October- TC Community Garden
November- Michael's Place
December- Great Lakes Children's Museum

Pour For More is a Michigan 5019(c)(3) non-profit organization located in Traverse City. It was established in 2016 by Rare Bird Brewpub's owner and brewer, Tina Schuett, and now consists of a board of 6 locals, each contributing their own special talents.

Micro-scale donations creating macro change in our community

our approach

2018 non-profits