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Dupaco R.W. Hoefer Foundation Grant

Grants to Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin Organizations
and Individuals to Promote Financial Stability

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Foundation / Corporation

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Grants to Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin organizations and individuals to foster financial stability and enhance their quality of life. The Foundation seeks to provide personal financial assistance, as well as coaching, to help financially prudent and hardworking individuals recover from unanticipated life events, and to promote financial stability through education.

The Foundation is designed to empower individuals through financial coaching and providing opportunities for job training, small business, and home ownership. With a focus on personal pride and dignity, the foundation aims to transform sudden and unexpected economic hardships into financially sustainable outcomes for individuals and families.

Dupaco R.W. Hoefer grants will be primarily needs-based as determined by the R.W. Hoefer Foundation Board of Directors and are available for a multitude of purposes, including:

(1) The encouragement and promotion of education through voluntary grants and by providing scholarship funds for the opportunity to obtain education;
(2) The encouragement and promotion of charity by providing funds to meet the financial obligations of needy children and parents,
(3) By providing funds to meet the health requirements of needy children and adults, and
(4) By providing funds to individuals facing financial emergencies caused by health, weather, storm, fire, earthquake, or other catastrophic event.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 180555

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The foundation provides voluntary grants to Dupaco members residing anywhere, non-members residing in the states of Illinois, Iowa, or Wisconsin, and 501(c)3 organizations within the states of Illinois, Iowa, or Wisconsin.

Pre-Application Information:

Application deadlines and award dates are as follows:
-May 1: Deadline for submission of grant applications for June awards
-June 15: Notification for June award cycle
-November 1: Deadline for submission of grant applications for December awards
-December 15: Notification for December award cycle

Grant requests can be made at any time and depending on timing, urgency, and the volume of applications, grant awards could be made more frequently if deemed necessary by the Foundation Board of Directors.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

To apply:

Or mail to:
Dupaco R.W. Hoefer Foundation
PO Box 179
Dubuque, IA 52004-0179

Applicants are invited to contact our administrative support at or 800-373-7600, ext. 2250 with specific questions on eligibility.

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Illinois;   Iowa;   Wisconsin