Grants are given by the Waxahachie Foundation to charitable organizations in Waxahachie and the Waxahachie area. Applications for grants are first considered by the Grants Committee.
You can fill out an online application or download the application form. The requesting organization must given basic background information as to its name, mailing address, whether it is a 501(c)(3) or other qualified charity, other sources of income and the purpose of the requested funds. The requesting organization's most recent fiscal year and statement of income and expenses must be provided. Unless there are extenuating circumstances, the Waxahachie Foundation will provide grants totaling only $5,000 per year to a qualifying organization.
The Grants Committee meets quarterly in January, April, July and October. Grant application deadlines for 2023 may be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or via mail to Waxahachie Foundation, P.O. Box 574, Waxahachie, TX 75168. All applications must be received by 5:00 pm on the due date.
The Committee considers all applications and makes recommendations to the Board of Directors which meets quarterly. A final decision as to each specific application is made by the Board.
Applicants will be notified shortly after Board meeting.