Bradshaw-Knight Foundation.
Bradshaw-Knight Foundation.
Bradshaw-Knight Foundation.
Bradshaw-Knight Foundation.
Bradshaw-Knight Foundation.
Bradshaw-Knight Foundation.
Bradshaw-Knight Foundation. Submit a Grant to the Bradshaw-Knight Foundation, Inc.

Sustain Dane rain garden shack. Note: The Bradshaw-Knight Foundation will not be accepting any new grant proposals until 2016.

Please note that our proposal process is initiated by invitation of the Foundation. We only accept a proposal written on a form which the Foundation makes available at its sole discretion.

The Bradshaw-Knight Foundation gives to activities consistent with its mission. Giving is usually confined to Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, and Delta County, Colorado. In general, the Foundation supports organizations which are holistic in purpose, uniting the advancement of sustainable means of life on the planet with the maintenance of communities of human scale, social and economic justice, and ethical treatment of animals. In particular, the Foundation supports projects in the areas of:
  • Sustainable, organic agriculture
  • Ethical animal husbandry
  • Sustainable, just systems of community development
  • Environmental restoration, protection, and conservation
  • Ecological justice film making, production and distribution
The Foundation's interests in the above areas include particular interest in supporting leadership development, philosophical inquiry, applied research, and the development of communities of skilled practitioners. Most grants are given for a one to three year period and may be for either project or operating support. Grassroots organizations are of particular interest to the foundation.

To inititate an informal discussion about your project or inititive, please submit a short, 200 word (max) Letter of Interest to bkfd@mac.com. If your project is of interest and is consistent with our mission, you will recieve a reply requesting more information or an invitation to submit a formal proposal. Not all e-mails receive a reply.

Bradshaw-Knight Foundation.
Bradshaw-Knight Foundation.

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