The Foundation may award grants to:
- Local or Tribal government bodies or charitable organizations for the benefit of the public within the Umatilla, Union, Morrow, and Wallowa counties;
- Any Native American Tribal government agency or Native American charitable organization with its principal office and base of operations within the State of Oregon;
- Local government bodies or charitable organizations for the benefit of the public within the Tribes’ ceded territory in Washington State; or
- Any national or regional Indian organization.
Only one proposal per year will be considered from an organization that has received a Wildhorse Foundation grant for that year, unless the organization is a large multi-program service. A final report by the grantee must be submitted prior to reapplication.
PROJECTS NOT ELIGIBLE
We do not make grants to:
Organizations for sectarian or religious purposes
Groups which seek to influence elections or legislation
Private foundations or endowment funds
Retire debt or make up operational deficits
Institutions which in policy or practice unfairly discriminate against race, ethnic origin, sex, creed, or religion