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General Fund

Supports organizations that help provide a bridge to a life of greater opportunity to underserved youth and children. 

Focus areas include early childhood care and education, out-of-school time organizations, and Indian Country. 

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Fund

A Discretionary Fund where applications are invited by the trustee. 

Focus areas include science education, Indian Country and affordable housing.

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WE Edwards Testamentary Fund

Grants are awarded annually as designated in the will of the donor.

Applications are not accepted.

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Environmental Fund

A Discretionary Fund where applications are invited by the trustee. 

Focus areas include environmental education.

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Other Discretionary Funds

From time to time, directors will make grants to charitable organizations from discretionary funds.

 

The focus of these grants may lie outside of the focus areas of the General Fund.

 

Applications are invited. 

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PRIs/MRIs

We occasionally make Program Related Loans and Mission Related Investments to loan funds, socially responsible investment funds and organizations with which we have a relationship.