Foundation / Corporation
Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region - Robert and Patricia Endries Family Foundation
Grants to Brillion Area, Wisconsin nonprofit organizations and government agencies to meet local community needs. First-time applicants are required to contact program staff prior to applying. Funding may only be requested for specific activities and programs rather than general operating support.
Priority Areas For Giving:
-The vitality of the Brillion area
-The disadvantaged, particularly the disabled, homeless, low income, single parents, troubled youth, or the chronically or mentally ill
-Health and human services, particularly diabetes, cancer, cerebral palsy, Alzheimer’s disease, kidney disease or mental health
-Religious causes or organizations with a spiritual purpose
-Sports or arts programming and/or sponsorships
-Capital Campaign support, especially requests for bricks and mortar
GrantWatch ID#: 179913
Organizations eligible to receive grants from the Robert & Patricia Endries Family Foundation are those determined by the IRS to be public charities. This encompasses most charitable, scientific, social service, educational and religious organizations described in 501(c)(3) of the tax code, as well as government agencies.
Organizations that are not public charities may apply through a fiscal sponsor.
Organizations must serve Brillion residents.
Gifts will be directed to specific programs or opportunities, not to general operations (with exception for those organizations the foundation has had a long-established relationship with).
The Foundation prefers to support national organizations through gifts to the local chapter that serves Brillion residents.
-Gifts to political organizations or causes.
-Gifts to organizations that are not pro-life supporters or that lack sensitivity to promoting human life in any form (unborn or born).
-Gifts to organizations affiliated with or in support of cloning or embryonic stem-cell research.
-Grants to organizations that receive significant public/government funding.
-Reimbursement for previously incurred expenses.
Deadlines are April 1 and October 1. Grant decision are made at the end of June and end of November. Grants will not cover expenses incurred before decision date.
If you have not received a grant from the Robert & Patricia Endries Family Foundation in the past, you must contact Shelly Leadley. A formal grant application is not required from organizations that have previously received support.
Matching or challenge gifts are encouraged, to motivate additional giving by others.
Review the Foundation's General Grant Policies: https://www.cffoxvalley.org/grants-scholarships/grants/grant-policies/
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Shelly Leadley, Director of Donor Services
Robert and Patricia Endries Family Foundation
4455 W. Lawrence St.
Appleton, WI 54914
ATTN: Patricia Endries, President
USA: Wisconsin: Brillion Area