The Bryan Area Foundation and its affiliate Foundations, Edon, Montpelier and Millcreek-West Unity, are dedicated to improving and enriching life in Williams County by connecting people, good ideas, real needs and charitable resources. Amazing things can happen when all of us join together for the common good… Towns and neighborhoods thrive… Community pride swells… Schools are enriched… Kids discover new possibilities… The arts are celebrated and lives are changed for the better!
Since 1969, the Foundation has contributed over $11.4 million to worthy community projects and scholarships that enhance the communities and residents we serve.
News & Events
Outstanding Educator Award!
This prestigious award, endowed through the Foundation by the Benedict Family, in memory of Greg Benedict, is presented annually to one of Bryan’s outstanding educator.
Check out the criteria and previous recipients on the nomination form.
The deadline for nominations is
March 15, 2019
NEW GRANT OPPORTUNITY!
To celebrate the Foundation’s 50th Anniversary in 2019, the Foundation has allocated $50,000 for the Dream Launcher Grant Program. Nonprofits operating programs that benefit Williams County residents are eligible. Dream Launcher Grants will range between $1,000 and $2,500. Click on the instructions for more information.
Next PIP Meeting Dates:
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Tuesday, July 30, 2019
Thursday, October 31, 2019
Bryan Moose Lodge
7:00–7:30 pm – Social Time
7:30-8:30 pm – Meeting