The Webb Family Foundation Grant

From The Webb Family Foundation

The Webb Family Foundation supports education, health, and sustainability as a path toward helping people persevere and the planet thrive. We leverage the full assets of the Foundation to amplify our impact.

Grant uses

Overview

Program Interests

  • Education: This includes, but is not limited to, secondary and high school education, youth development, youth mentorship, career or workforce development, makerspaces, STEM/STEAM, financial literacy, and digital/blended learning.
  • Health: The Foundation supports breast cancer research, with an emphasis on eliminating HER2+ cancer and meeting the needs of those undergoing treatment and their caregivers.
  • Sustainability: The Foundation supports biodiversity and climate change reversal and/or resilience through sea otter (and other species) repopulation, kelp reforestation, ocean health, conservation research and genomic studies, wildlife crossings, and land and waterway conservation.

Very few unsolicited applications are selected for funding. Before contacting the foundation, we recommend organizations carefully read our grant guidelines. Organizations that meet our guidelines are welcome to send an email to team@webbfamilyfoundation.org that includes the organization’s geographic location, mission, and brief rationale around alignment with the Webb Family Foundation funding priorities.

Eligibility

Organization's Location
USA
Program Location
USA with strong preference for CA (Bay Area), FL, NY
Organization Type
501(c)(3)
Fiscal sponsors of 501(c)(3) organizations
Other

The Foundation typically prefers organizations with a track record of 3-4 years of demonstrated outcomes. However, newer organizations may be considered if there is significant alignment with giving priority goals.

Ineligibility

Capital campaigns
Lobbying
Events
Individuals.
not specified

Submission

You may submit applications every 18 months.
Schedule
Step 1: Pre-proposal
Application deadline
Feb 29
Step 2: Full proposal (invite only)