The Lt Michael "Peanut" Miller Memorial Foundation became an official 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Corporation on March 20, 2019.
Lt. Michael Paul Miller, known by many as "Peanut", passed away June 20, 2015, while on duty at the Green Bay Metro Fire Department Station 3. Peanut was an 18-year veteran of the department and enjoyed living in the community he served. Understanding the importance of education and fueling his own dreams he earned his Fire Medic Associates Degree in December 2014, an accomplishment he was very proud of. The Lt. Michael “Peanut” Miller Memorial Foundation was established to carry on a legacy of giving back to the communities in which Peanut served throughout his life, Racine County (WI), Brown County (WI) and San Luis Obispo County (CA) and assist others in achieving their educational dreams in the field of fire science.
The Lt. Michael "Peanut" Miller Memorial Foundation mission is to support youth programs that foster team building and education in the communities in which Lt. Miller served, Racine County (WI), Brown County (WI), and San Luis Obispo County (CA) and promote education in the field of Fire Science
Scholarship applications are accepted from August 20 - November 20. Youth outreach grants are accepted through the year.
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Fuel the fire within the heart. Donate today to support education in the field of fire science and support the youth in communities in which Lt. Michael "Peanut" Miller served.
Our goal is to provide a $1000.00 educational scholarship and four $250.00 grants to youth organizations annually.
Help us meet our goal by donating today.
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