Please follow the link at the bottom of this page to download the application

The Rodger and Kate Graef Family Foundation is a broad purpose charitable fund that
responds to requests that are deemed most appropriate to promote education, the arts,
social welfare, medical research and religion as determined by the Board of Trustees.


Before completing the attached application, please read these instructions carefully. Incomplete applications will not be considered until all requirements have been met by the application deadline.

The Graef Foundation only considers grants for special projects and any support for salary or administration grants will not be considered. Grants are given annually. The Foundation will not make grants to individuals or private businesses. Grant Applications MUST BE SUBMITTED prior to May 31 st to be considered for the current year. Only one request per calendar year will be considered. Notification of approval or disapproval of your request will be by a letter or by a Board member, after the Foundation’s annual meeting.

1. The following required documents must be attached with the application;
. A SINGLE PAGE cover letter stating the mission of your organization and project.
. Current year Financials and balance sheet from 1/1 through May 31st of the current year and 12 months prior MUST BE INCLUDED
. Detailed Budget
. Detailed Project Budget associated with the grant request
. List of Officers, Directors & Board members
. Copy of IRS 501 C 3 Tax Exemption Determination Letter*
. Limited marketing materials

* Grant request from non profits whose 501 C3 tax exempt status is not listed as current on IRS,78 will not be considered. If you submit a request along with a Tax Exemption Determination Letter in another name, you must provide satisfactory documentation as to your connection with the name on that Tax Exemption Letter.

NOTE: Please send an original and 5 copies to the following address:
The Rodger and Kate Graef Family Foundation
c/o Private Wealth Management of US Bank
2300 W. Sahara Ave. Ste.200
Las Vegas, NV 89102