Designated – The Foundation awards grants from Designated Funds according to the intent of the fund founder. Applications are not available since the grantees are recommended by the fund founder, subject to final approval by the Foundation. Grant funds are available after July 1st each year and are paid directly to the charitable organizations designated by the fund founder.
Organizational – Organizational Endowment Funds were established by nonprofits themselves to provide on-going support of their programs and operations. Organizational Endowment Grants are available after July 1st each year and are paid directly to the nonprofit. Unsolicited grant applications are not accepted. The nonprofit receives instructions on obtaining the grant from the Foundation in May.