The Meadows Foundation is a charitable organization that aims to assist Texas residents and improve the quality of life for current and future generations. The Foundation's goals are to eliminate ignorance, hopelessness, and suffering, protect the environment, promote cultural enrichment, encourage excellence, and foster mutual understanding and cooperation among people. The Foundation has five areas of giving:
Currently, the Foundation has specified three high areas of interest as well:
Grants are disbursed throughout the State of Texas, however between one-third and one-half of all donations are provided to Dallas-area organizations.
Grants may not be used for:
Only nonprofit organizations with a 501 (c)(3) determination from the IRS that are based in and provide services for the State of Texas may receive funding.
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Award amounts vary by individual proposal.