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The Bernardine Franciscan Sisters Foundation 2016 – 2017 Grantmaking

On November 7, 2016 the Bernardine Franciscan Sisters Foundation Board of Directors determined the Foundation’s grantmaking for the 2016-17 fiscal year.

The Bernardine Franciscan Sisters Foundation awarded $400,000 in grants to the Peninsula Community.

  • $100,000 to augment an existing collaborative project which was selected by the Board of Directors;
  • $175,000 in Core Operating Support, $25,000 to each of seven agencies chosen by the Board of Directors because of the population each serves;
  • $25,000 to support ongoing education;
  • $100,000 set aside to assist with funding some local need/endeavor.