St. Clair Police Foundation

The Corporation is organized exclusively for charitable, educational, and community relations development purposes including, the making of distributions to organizations that qualify as exempt organizations under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Our IRS assigned Employment Identification Number is 85-4383812.

Our Purpose and Objectives:

1) To provide resources to the City of St. Clair Police Department (The “Department”), including initial program funding, equipment acquisition, and in-kind services, to encourage the development of innovative law enforcement programs and projects.

2) To promote and encourage citizen involvement in the activities of the Department through increased communications and public awareness of the police officer in the current society and community environment.

3) To provide educational guidance and financial assistance for the development of programs to enhance the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health of Department members.

4) To provide financial assistance for the victims of crime and/or their families.


Board of Directors


Douglas McLaren

Vice Chairman
David Gillis

Paul Wade

Christine McNabb

Cris Nesbitt
Chris Kuechenmeister
Joe Macri
Susan Zerkel

Ex-Officio Director
Tim Raker


Your St. Clair Police Department

Upper row (l–r): Department Chief Tim Raker, Sgt. Jake Patchett, Sgt. Don Ennis, Officer David Wood, Officer Colin Ellul, Officer Ashlee Clees.
Lower Row: Officer Jared McClure, Officer Bill Black, Officer Laura Black, Admin. Assistant Ann Cleland, Chaplain David Gillis.