The Pour for More Microgrant is a crowd funded donation effort supporting Nonprofits serving Northwest Lower Michigan. Pour for More is a collaboration of local beverage establishments including, breweries coffee shops, cafes, bars, cideries and wineries to help promote community good works.


Annually, Pour for More selects and supports 12 community nonprofits who will recieve donations each season. Each organization is featured for one month when they will host at least one event at a Pour for More partner venue.


The giving goes year-round, so find a Pour for More supporting venue and order the Pour for More beverage anytime to add your dollar to doing great things in our community!

Micro-scale donations creating macro change in our community

2018 non-profits

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

our approach

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.

who we are