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The Kinderhaven Foundation Grant Process

  • Grant applications will be accepted until March 31st. 

  • Applications will be reviewed by the Kinderhaven Foundation Board of Directors annually in April. 

  • Submitting an application does not guarantee funding. 

  • Kinderhaven Foundation reserves the right to award grants at its sole discretion and to adjust the amount awarded to each recipient.

  • All applicants will be notified via email of the Kinderhaven Foundation award decision in May. 


Prerequisites for Consideration

All applicants must meet the criteria of the Kinderhaven Foundation mission: Kinderhaven is a community organization dedicated to supporting Bonner County and Boundary County children in crisis and giving them back their right to thrive by providing multiple resources in which their emotional, physical & mental well-being are protected & enriched.


Organizations eligible to apply:

  • An organization holding a current tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code;

  • A recognized government entity: State, County, or City Agency, including law enforcement or fire departments, that are requesting funds exclusively for charitable purposes;

  • A Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 12 public or private school, charter school, community/junior college,

  • A church or other faith-based organization with a proposed project that benefits the community at large; or

  • A program benefiting youth.


How to Apply

Fill out the online grant application form and submit it to the Kinderhaven Foundation Board of Directors at the following link:

Kinderhaven Foundation Application (Live January 1st)

Grant Reporting

All successful grantees shall provide a report to the Kinderhaven Foundation Board detailing how the money was expended, including receipts, and the impact the project had on the community. 

Reports should be received prior to the next grant cycle deadline (March 1). Reports should be submitted electronically through this link or emailed to 


For Additional Kinderhaven Foundation Information: Contact executive director, Jennifer Plummer at

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