Applicants are invited to apply for the Bontrager Family Foundation Grant Program.
Donor Name: Bontrager Family Foundation
County: Elkhart County (IN)
Type of Grant: Grant
Size of the Grant: Up to $30,000
Bontrager family advisors will focus on making a measurable impact on organizations that share the same value system instilled deep into their family heritage, including Christian faith-based organizations, youth and families, the Middlebury community.
The Bontrager Family Foundation is a donor-advised fund held at the Community Foundation of Elkhart County. The fund was established in 2016 and continues a long legacy of charitable commitment in Elkhart County by the Bontrager family. Working with CFEC staff, family members will review requests from organizations who align with their family values of serving with a Christian faith, focusing on children and family, and serving the Middlebury community.
Values and Priorities
Along with Community Foundation staff, Bontrager family advisors will focus on making a measurable impact on local and regional organizations that share the same value system instilled deep into their family heritage. These values include:
- Christian faith-based organizations
- Youth and family
- The Middlebury community
Up to $30,000 is available for Bontrager Family Foundation Grant program.
The Bontrager Family Fund grants to organizations or programs whose missions are broadly related to the Middlebury community, serve youth and family and/or are faith based. Organizations requesting grant funds must have 501(c)(3) designation in the United States. Typically, grants are awarded to Elkhart County serving organizations with programs and services that have an impact locally or regionally.
The Bontrager Family Fund does not provide funds to:
- Non-501(c)3 organizations
- Organizations primarily engaged in lobbying or political activity.
For more information, visit BFF.