Our Grants

Our board reviews grant proposals at least three times annually. The majority of our grants are by invitation only, but seed grants can be applied for (here).

In 2018 we began making grants to organizations that are working on our focus areas and align with our values.

 
 

Meaningful work

2018

CEOs of Tomorrow - Capacity Building - $150,000 over three years.

Doyenne - Capacity Building - $70,000 over two years.

 

Education for work and life

2018

Operation Fresh Start - Capacity Building - $260,000 over three years.

Danville Area Community College - Capacity Building and Scholarships - $100,000

 

Connections to nature

2018

Aldo Leopold Nature Center - Capacity Building - $200,000 over three years.

Ice Age Trail Alliance - Seed Grant - $15,000

Clearwater Camp - Capacity Building - $30,000

 

Board Discretionary Grants

2018

Schumacher Farm Park - Unrestricted - $7,500

Outdoors Empowered Network - Unrestricted - $5,000

Belleville Public Library - Challenge Grant, New Library Fund - $150,000

Waunakee Public Library - Capital Campaign - $7500

Urban Rural Action - Unrestricted - $5000