Eligible Organizations

Organizations MUST be invited to be eligible to submit a proposal.

Organization must be tax-exempt under Section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code, known as nonprofit public charities, and not a private foundation under 509(a) of the Code

Limitations of Support

The Foundation does not typically grant requests for:

  • Scholarships
  • Advertising Political Lobbying
  • Voter Registration/Political Campaigns
  • Feasibility Studies or Consulting Fees
  • Travel Expenses
  • Endowment Funds
  • Research

**Awards MAY be made in these areas, but strictly at the discretion of our board members

Types of Previous Foundation Support

  • New vehicles or equipment
  • Equipment replacement and modernization
  • Improvements to facilities and education materials
  • Tangible types of items that tend to remain with the organization   

Geographic Location

Must be United States or U.S. based international organization

Grant Amount and Duration

  • Grants range anywhere between $5,000 to $100,000
  • Grants are generally made for a single year


Ludwick Family Foundation awards grants once a year in October.  Full proposals will be accepted from organizations invited by Ludwick Family Foundation ONLY.









Please address questions to Program Officer Trista Campbell.