early childhood education and development, child welfare, family support
Headwaters Foundation provides General Operating (GO!) Grants up to $7,500 for nonprofit organizations in Western Montana’s rural communities working to promote health for children and families, with a short turnaround time and a simple application process.
To qualify for funding, a nonprofit organization must primarily serve rural areas (outside of the urban centers of Butte, Kalispell, Helena, or Missoula) in our 15-county funding region, serve families experiencing poverty or Native American communities, and demonstrate that the bulk of its work is aligned with one or more of the following focus areas:
For information on how to apply, visit our Grant FAQ page.