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Dupaco R.W. Hoefer Foundation Grant

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations
and Individuals to Promote Financial Stability

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Foundation / Corporation

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals to enhance quality of life and improve financial positions. 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 was established in 2011 to honor the retirement of 47-year employee and long-time Dupaco President and CEO, Robert W. “Bob” Hoefer. The Foundation is designed to carry on the Bob Hoefer tradition of empowering 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 g rants will be primarily needs - based as determined by the R.W. Hoefer Foundation Board of Directors are available for a multitude of purposes, including:

(1) The encouragement and promotion of education through voluntary grants and by providing scholarship funds to provide students in need with the opportunity to obtain education;

(2) The encouragement and promotion of charity by (a) providing funds to meet the financial obligations of needy children and parents, (b) by providing funds to meet the health requirements of needy children and adults, and (c) by providing funds to individuals facing financial emergencies caused by health, weather, storm, fire, earthquake, or other catastrophic event; and

(3) To contribute to organizations or causes which enhance the quality of life.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 180555

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Grants are made to organizations and individuals.

There are no geographic restrictions.

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.

Jeann Digman
(563) 557-7600, ext. 2250

Dupaco R.W. Hoefer Foundation
PO Box 179
Dubuque, IA 52004-0179 /

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Alabama;   Alaska;   Arizona;   Arkansas;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Hawaii;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maine;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Mississippi;   Missouri;   Montana;   Nebraska;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   North Dakota;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   South Dakota;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Utah;   Vermont;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin;   Wyoming

USA Territories: American Samoa (USA)   Guam (USA)   Puerto Rico (USA)   Virgin Islands (USA)   Northern Mariana Islands (USA)

USA Compact Free Associations: The Federated States of Micronesia (USA)   Marshall Islands (USA)   Republic of Palau (USA)

Canada: Alberta   British Columbia   Manitoba   New Brunswick   Newfoundland and Labrador   Northwest Territories   Nova Scotia   Nunavut   Ontario   Prince Edward Island   Quebec   Saskatchewan   Yukon


International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.