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Atherton Family Foundation Grants

Atherton Family Foundation
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

Elise von Dohlen


Atherton Family Foundation Grants provide funding for projects and programs in Hawaii in the following areas:

  • Arts, culture, and humanities
  • Community development
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Human services
  • Spiritual development
  • Youth development

Among other things, past grants have included capital funding for healthcare organizations, schools, and human service organizations.


Applicants must be nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations in Hawaii or apply through a fiscal sponsor with a 501(c)(3) status.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

The maximum grant for major capital projects will be $200,000, normally paid out over 3 years. The average annual award is around $19,000.

Application process

A link to the application guidelines is available on the program website.

Applications must be submitted through the Hawaii Community Foundation online application portal.

Applications are accepted throughout the year and reviewed quarterly. Large capital requests are only accepted in July to be reviewed at the September Board of Directors meeting.

Tagged as
Capital funding · Children and youth · Community and economic development · Culture and cultural competency · Environmental health · Healthcare needs and services · Human services · Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander · Hawaii

For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.