What We Do Not Fund

The Foundation does not support the following items:

  • Fundraising events or campaign activities
  • Partisan, political or direct religious activities
  • Individuals
  • Sports and recreation teams or club sponsorship
  • Pay down of mortgages, deficit reduction or projects already completed
  • Operating expenses of established agencies or programs or capital building campaigns
  • Multiple year requests
  • Research, publication of studies, educational material, seminars, conferences or workshops, tours or travel outside the community and scholarships or fellowships

Grants available from donor-advised endowment funds, agency endowment funds and designated endowment funds administered by the Foundation are not restricted by these guidelines.