Grantmaking

Program Areas

Destiny Arts Center

Arts

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Destiny Arts Center

Destiny Arts Center

Arts

Our grants support nonprofit organizations that improve arts education in public schools and give youth the opportunity to express themselves through dance. We also support a handful of art institutions.

Families Forward Learning Center

Early Childhood Education

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Families Forward Learning Center

Families Forward Learning Center

Early Childhood Education

Our grants support nonprofit organizations and collaborative initiatives working to strengthen families, support parents as their child’s first teacher, and increase access to high quality early learning.

Youth Homes

Foster Youth

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Youth Homes

Youth Homes

Foster Youth

Our grants support nonprofit organizations providing direct services to foster youth and transition age foster youth. We also support organizations advocating for improvements to the child welfare system.

Clark Fork Coalition

Preservation

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Clark Fork Coalition

Clark Fork Coalition

Preservation

Our grants support nonprofit organizations working to preserve open space and wilderness areas. We also support organizations preserving historical and architectural heritage.

Resource Center

LGBT

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Resource Center

Resource Center

LGBT

Our grants support nonprofit organizations that build community and promote equality for all people, as well as organizations fighting HIV/AIDS.

Animal Welfare

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Animal Welfare

Our grants support nonprofit organizations researching and promoting the health of animals, with a specific focus on horses.

Geographic Priority Areas

California

Los Angeles San Francisco/Bay Area

Montana

Missoula

Texas

Dallas

Our Grantmaking Process

  • The Foundation’s ability to consider new grant requests is determined by our budget and current funding priorities. We use an internal process for identifying and selecting grantees. We do not accept unsolicited applications. We thank you for your understanding.
  • All grantees must be classified as a public charity and tax exempt under 501(c)(3) and 509(a)(1) or (2) of the Internal Revenue Code. The Foundation does not consider funding requests for personal needs of individuals, political campaigns, or lobbying efforts.

Current Grantees