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Eligibility & Requirements

Grant applications to the Hersh Foundation are by invitation only.  For new organizations wishing to receive funding,  please mail a one page leter of inquiry with a summary of the grant request and a copy of your 501(c)(3) to:

The Hersh Foundation
5221 N. O'Connor Blvd.
Suite 1200
Irving, TX  75039

Letters of inquiry are accepted throughout the year. 

Funding decisions will be made on a quarterly basis.

Grant Funding Restrictions

The following organizations are ineligible for funding from The Hersh Foundation:

  • Other private foundations
  • Individuals or families
  • Faith based organizations or initiatives where the primary purpose is to promote religious doctrine or tenets
  • Political organizations, political candidates, lobbyists or related organizations
  • Fraternal or social groups, athletic teams, bands or similar organizations
  • International organizations that are not qualified under the U.S. IRS regulations
  • Agencies that redistribute grant funds to nonprofits

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Apply for a Grant

If your organization meets our Eligibility Requirements, fill out our grant application.

About The Hersh Foundation

Founded in 1997 by Julie and Ken Hersh, The Hersh Foundation is a private family foundation located in North Texas. The Hersh Foundation is committed to enriching and improving the quality of life for all people by supporting organizations with demonstrable results in efforts that support our mission and focus areas.

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    Irving, Texas 75039
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