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Grace Bersted Foundation

Proposal due August 1
Program type Education; Health; Human Services
Area served IL
Restrictions DuPage, Kane, Lake, & McHenry Counties
Grant history

Mission

The Grace Bersted Foundation was established in 1986 to support and promote quality educational, human services and health care programming for underserved populations. Special consideration is given to charitable organizations that serve the needs of children or the disabled. The Grace Bersted Foundation specifically serves the people of DuPage, Kane, Lake and McHenry counties in Illinois.

Guidelines

The deadline for application to the Grace Bersted Foundation is August 1. Grant decisions will be made by November 1.

Applicant organizations must have an office located in 1 of the following counties: DuPage, Kane, Lake or McHenry.

Because requests for support usually exceed available resources, organizations may only submit 1 application to 1 of the following foundations within the same calendar year.

  • Alfred Bersted Foundation
  • Grace Bersted Foundation
  • Henrietta Lange Burke Fund
  • Carl R. Hendrickson Family Foundation
  • Colonel R. Stanley McNeil Foundation

The majority of grants from the Grace Bersted Foundation are 1 year in duration.

Bank contact

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

ilgrantmaking@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:

ilgrantmaking@ustrust.com

Please indicate the foundation name in the email subject line.

Detailed foundation contact information can be found in the Procedures.