Now that our foundation has its nonprofit status, not only are your donations tax-deductible (thanks to those helping out lately) but we are able to pursue grants. We’ve started developing a strategy and our initial focus will be on “local hero” companies and organizations who share a mutual interest with us.
One of those companies offering grants is Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway, headquartered here in north Fort Worth. We will be putting together a grant proposal for BNSF at some point but first we need to establish a purpose. Read the full story »