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Effective immediately: The Whitney Foundation, consistent with its Strategic Plan, is accepting grant applications by invitation only from past grantees.

Any written or oral requests made without invitation will be respectfully declined.


Whitney Foundation Strategic Review
Under Way


After more than a decade of impact-oriented grantmaking, including more than $1.4 million in Fresno County, CA, Salt Lake City, UT, and Boise, ID, The Whitney Foundation is undergoing a strategic review of its grantmaking.

As of November 27, 2013, The Whitney Foundation will not be accepting new inquiries. Additional information and guidelines for future grantmaking will be posted here in the late winter 2013 or early spring of 2014.

Pre Applications and Formal Applications in process should be submitted in a timely manner by March 31, 2014.


Annual Reports

Please read our annual reports to learn more about The Whitney Foundation.


2015 Annual Report (PDF)

2014 Annual Report (PDF)

2013 Annual Report (PDF)

2012 Annual Report (PDF)

2011 Annual Report (PDF)

2010 Annual Report (PDF)

2009 Annual Report (PDF)

2008 Annual Report (PDF)

2007 Annual Report (PDF)

2006 Annual Report (PDF)

2005 Annual Report (PDF)

2004 Annual Report (PDF)

Earlier reports are available on request.


The Legacy Statement of The Whitney Foundation

The legacy of The Whitney Foundation is to share what has been given to us, empowering individuals to make permanent change around issues that might otherwise fall through the cracks.  Encouragement of collaborative relationships and investments beyond financial support lead to transformational change.


New Initiative Grants 2015 - 2017

The Whitney Foundation is very pleased to announce that grants have been given to the following organizations:

Artspace, Salt Lake City, UT

The Children's Center, Salt Lake City, UT

CATCH, Inc., Boise, ID

Holy Cross Ministries, Salt Lake City, UT

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Fresno, CA

Exceptional Parents Unlimited, Fresno, CA

Learning Lab, Inc., Garden City, ID

Fresno Metro Ministry, Fresno, CA


October 2014:

Family Support Center - Taylorsville, UT

Artspace, Salt Lake City, UT


April 2014:


Fresno Library

Foundation for Fresno County Public Library, Fresno, CA


Lopez Family Center

Lopez Island Family Resource Center, Lopez Island, WA



January 2014:

Fresno State

Holy Cross Ministries, Salt Lake City, UT


Family Advocates

Learning Lab, Garden City, ID

October 2013:


Artisans4Hope, Boise, ID
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CATCH, Inc. (Charitable Assistance to Community's Homeless), Boise, ID

Photos from CATCH, Inc. are now available for viewing:

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July 2013:

Fresno State

Humanics @ Fresno State, Fresno, CA


Family Advocates

Family Advocates, Boise, ID