Grants are made for general operating support and special projects. Grants are not made to individuals, nor are they made for political purposes.Grants range from $2,000 to $50,000 and are made twice a year at the discretion of the Trustees. Grants are made on an annual basis: organizations may apply only once within a twelve month period. Multi-year grants are awarded occasionally.The Foundation supports the following kinds of efforts:
Applications must be postmarked by October 1 for consideration at the December distribution meeting or by March 1 for consideration at the May distribution meeting.
- Opportunities for educational enrichment for under-served children
- Early childhood education
- After-school programs