To promote the aid and welfare of needy children in San Joaquin County, California.
San Joaquin County, California
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
The Katherine Lercara Fund for Needy Children awards grants for the aid and welfare of needy children in San Joaquin County, California.
- 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 grant size: $10,000
Average number of grants per year: 1
Average total giving per year: $10,000
Application period and deadlines
Applications are accepted year-round. Applications must be submitted by August 31 to be reviewed at the annual grant meeting that occurs in November.
Applicants will receive an automated email confirming their submission. Grant decisions are generally communicated by November for applications received by the deadline.
A progress report must be submitted within 6 months after receiving funds.
About the Foundation
The Katherine Lercara Fund for Needy Children was established in 1980 under the Last Will and Testament of Gasper Joseph Lercara. Mr. Lercara named the foundation in honor of his mother Katherine.
Mr. Lercara was born in 1896 and passed away at the age of 83 in 1980. He was a resident of San Joaquin County, California.