The Keystone Savings Foundation was established in 2004 and is one of the area’s largest foundations. We applaud and support the tremendous organizations that contribute to the quality of life in the local community. As a community partner, the Foundation is committed to serving the needs of our community and will support programs to, or for, housing assistance, local education, not-for-profit medical facilities, not-for-profit community groups and similar types of organizations throughout the greater Lehigh Valley region.
Grant Categories For Non-Profit Organizations
Education – Special programs for public and secondary schools, drop out prevention programs,
libraries, higher education, etc.
Health and Human Services – Non-profit hospitals and medical centers, services and programs for youth, the disabled and elderly, and
local affiliates of health and human service organizations.
Culture and Arts – Public libraries, museums, cultural centers, visual and performing arts.
Civic and Community Development – Leadership development, environmental protection and conservation.
Economic Development - Revitalization of neighborhoods and affordable housing programs.
Application For Foundation Requests
A potential beneficiary of the Keystone Savings Foundation must be completely non-profit [501(c)(3)] under Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended (the Code).Click here for a copy of our application (Microsoft Word format).
Questions on the application must be answered in their entirety, in the order in which they appear on the Application. Applications will not be accepted via email. The Foundation’s recommendations are final.Grant requests $25,000 and higher will be reviewed once per year. The deadline for submission is August 15 of each year. These requests will be considered in this calendar year and, if approved, will be distributed by year end.
Grant requests less than $25,000 will be reviewed quarterly.