The Stewardship Foundation Grant

From The Stewardship Foundation

The Stewardship Foundation provides resources to Christ-centered organizations that share their faith in Jesus in word and deed with others throughout the world.

Grant uses


Grants are made to Christ-centered organizations that share their faith in Jesus in word and deed with others throughout the world. The programs we support include:

  • Leadership

    • Development of established leaders
    • Providing wider access to leadership for emerging leaders, sometimes through non-traditional pathways and from historically under-represented groups.
  • Poverty

    • Alleviating urban and rural poverty with a local emphasis on homelessness
    • Alleviating urban and rural poverty in the developing world through community development including agriculture, economic, education, health, and water initiatives
  • Justice and Reconciliation

    • Working on behalf of people suffering all forms of injustice, oppression and persecution, particularly racial and ethnic injustice
    • Promoting civil dialogue, constructive bridge building, and restoration initiatives
  • Faith and Discipleship

    • Organizations whose work draws people closer to Christ
    • Efforts to nurture faith in Christ through genuine, faithful relationships
  • Children at risk

    • Assisting vulnerable children, protecting them from abuse and unfair treatment, helping them to develop and thrive as healthy human beings


Organization's Location
Program Location
Global, with preference for WA (Puget Sound region)
Organization Type
  • Only organizations with a prior funding relationship with the Foundation are eligible for unrestricted grants.
  • Grants are generally limited to 10 percent of total operating revenue.


Individuals for scholarships or fellowships
Debt reduction
Emergency Disaster Relief
Missionary sending
Lobbying or influencing elections or legislation
Conduit fundraising
Churches or denominational entities
not specified


You may submit applications every year.
Step 1: Letter of Inquiry
Application deadline
Step 2: Full proposal (check website)
Required Attachments
Letter of Inquiry (LOI)
Contact info
Cary A. Paine
Cary A. Paine, J.D., Ph.D., President, Stewardship Foundation, P.O. Box 1278, Tacoma, WA 98401-1278