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Grants from Other Funds
A number of charitable funds at the Community Foundation have special focuses for grantmaking and invite appropriate non-profits to apply for grants. These funds include:
The Richard E. Gasser Fund
This Fund provides grants to benefit programs, organizations, and residents in the Upper Bucks County, Pennsylvania, area. The grants are made to support programs and projects which enhance interest, education, and achievements in technology, science, and technology-related fields.
The Margaret Haas Rotunno Memorial Fund for Local No Kill Shelters
This Fund provides grants to "no kill" shelters in Bucks, Northampton, and Lehigh Counties for their charitable programs, particularly to help promote spay and neuter awareness, low-cost and/or subsidized spay and neutering programs, and to help promote and publicize an indoor-only lifestyle for domestic felines.
The Erwin J. and Gertrude K. Neusch Fund
This Fund provides grants for charitable programs which benefit residents of Upper Bucks County, specifically those in the geographic area served by the Quakertown and Palisades School Districts. The programs of interest to the Neusch Fund are primarily, but not exclusively, in arts (including industrial arts), education, and rural life.
The Robert D. & Gwendolyn-Jane Romeril Campership Fund
The purpose of the Fund is to provide grants to charitable and religious organizations in the Greater Bethlehem area for summer camperships. The summer camp should be well rounded, character building, educational and fun. Camperships are to provide scholarship assistance for needy children who are otherwise unable to afford to attend camp.
The William C. Rybak Handicapped Citizens Fund
This Fund provides grants for charitable programs and organizations which provide assistance to handicapped citizens of the greater Bethlehem area.
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