Foellinger Foundation Issues Grants

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Mad Anthonys Children's Hope House is one of 24 grant recipients. (photo courtesy Mad Anthonys Children's Hope House) Mad Anthonys Children's Hope House is one of 24 grant recipients. (photo courtesy Mad Anthonys Children's Hope House)

Several Allen County nonprofit organizations will benefit from the latest round of Limited Asset Improvement grants from the Foellinger Foundation. The grants can be used for improvement or replacement of current assets or the purchase of new assets. 

This round of grants totals $406,583 and have been awarded to 24 organizations.

  • Amani Family Services $18,013
  • American National Red Cross $25,000 
  • Arts United of Greater Fort Wayne $17,592
  • Community Harvest Food Bank $25,000
  • Erin’s House for Grieving Children $16,110
  • F.A.M.E. $24,673 Fort Wayne Astronomical Society $12,434
  • Fort Wayne Trails $10,930
  • Girl Scouts of Northern Indiana Michiana $25,000
  • GiveHear $16,111
  • Healthier Moms and Babies   $949
  • Dr. Bill Lewis Center for Children $16,750
  • Lutheran Life Villages $25,000
  • Mad Anthonys Children’s Hope House $20,000
  • McMillen Center for Health Education $15,000
  • Miss Virginia’s Food Pantry $12,403
  • Northeast Indiana Innovation Center $25,000
  • Northeast Indiana Public Radio $25,000
  • SCAN $13,919 Science Central $21,012
  • SCORE Chapter 50  $5,547
  • Soarin’ Hawk Raptor Rehabilitation  $4,940
  • Vincent Village $25,000
  • Volunteer Center RSVP  $5,200 

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