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Helen and Ritter Shumway Foundation

Proposal due August 31
Program type Community Improvement & Capacity Building; Environment
Area served NY
Restrictions Rochester, NY

Mission

The Helen and Ritter Shumway Foundation was started by Mrs. Helen S. Mayer to support conservation and historic preservation in Rochester, New York and its surrounding areas, as well as to support the charities and other causes she and her brother Ritter Shumway supported during their lifetimes.

Guidelines

The application deadline for the Helen and Ritter Shumway Foundation is August 31. Applicants will be notified of grant decisions before December 31.

 

Grant requests for general operating support and program support will be considered.

 

Grants from the Shumway Foundation are 1 year in duration.

 

Trustees may occasionally make discretionary grants outside of the stated geographic area for which unsolicited applications are not accepted.

 

Bank of America acts as co-trustee for the Shumway Foundation, in conjunction with Mr. Paul Lambert and Mr. Frank R. Shumway, III.

Bank contact

To discuss the application process or for questions about this foundation, contact us:

ny.grantmaking@ustrust.com

Please indicate the foundation name in the email subject line.

Detailed foundation contact information can be found in the Procedures.

Bank contact

To discuss the application process or for questions about this foundation, contact us:

ny.grantmaking@ustrust.com

Please indicate the foundation name in the email subject line.

Detailed foundation contact information can be found in the Procedures.