How to Apply
The Ben B. Cheney Foundation makes grants in certain communities in Washington, Oregon, and the northernmost portion of California.
Within those communities the Foundation will respond to a wide variety of projects. The Foundation's main goal is to support projects that help to improve the quality of life in those communities.
The information on the following pages is intended to help you evaluate how the Foundation might respond to your request.
Grant seekers should review the information on our giving areas before crafting a proposal letter.
To see more about those geographic areas, please go to the Where We Give page.
Type of grant
Every request to the Foundation begins with a proposal letter, whether from a new organization or a past grantee.
Go to the Application process page to see more about what happens after we receive your proposal letter.