Alice E. and Joseph C. Blewett Foundation

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Mission

To further charitable, educational, and religious causes in and around Dallas, TX.

Application deadlines

February 28

Program areas

Arts, culture, and humanities
Education
Environment, animals
Health
Human services
Public/society benefit
Religion

States served

Texas

Geographic limitations

There are no geographic limitations; however, the foundation has a practice of primarily supporting organizations located in and around Dallas, Texas.

Trustees

Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.


Requirements

  • To be eligible, organizations must qualify as exempt organizations under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
  • Applications must be submitted through the online grant application form or alternative accessible application designed for assistive technology users.

Average giving

Average grant size: $10,000
Average number of grants per year: 8
Average total giving per year: $50,000-$80,000

Application period and deadlines

Applications are accepted year-round. Applications must be submitted by February 28 to be reviewed at the annual grant meeting that occurs in the Spring.

Communications

Applicants will receive an automated email confirming their submission.  Grant decisions are generally communicated by June for applications received by the deadline.

Required agreements and reports

Periodic progress reports and final reports may be required for funded projects.

About the Foundation

Joseph and Alice Blewett lived most of their lives in Dallas, Texas.  They were active in civic organizations and interested in educational opportunities for young people, as well as other charitable and religious programs that benefit all people.

In the spirit of the Blewetts’ charitable interests, preference shall be given to organizations located in and around Dallas, Texas.