Weingart Foundation provides grants and other support designed to improve the capacity and sustainability of nonprofit organizations to achieve their missions in the areas of health, human services, and education.

President's message: Funders Come Together to Support Refugee Children

Over the past several months, stories about children from Central America apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border have dominated the headlines. Sadly, children have been making this long and dangerous journey alone and unaccompanied for years as they flee horrific violence in their home countries. Recently, however, the violence has reached new levels, and the number of refugee children crossing the border has more than doubled to 63,000 in the past year. The situation has become a humanitarian crisis. Read more

Vice President's message: Announcing the FY 2015 Program Plan

I am pleased to share Weingart Foundation’s FY 2015 Program Plan, which outlines our strategic grantmaking priorities for the upcoming fiscal year. The Plan will be of interest to current grantees as well as to organizations interested in applying for a grant, as it describes our grantmaking approach over the next 12 months. Read more