Established in 1946, the Dammann Fund is committed to using its resources for the support of qualified charitable organizations operating programs in New York City, southwestern Connecticut, and Charlottesville, Virginia, with a focus on mental illness or teen parenthood.
1) Mental Health area: Supports programs that foster living or independent living for the mentally ill.
2) Teen Parenthood area: Supports programs that enable development of parenting skills in young parents.
Three-year grant amounts are determined on a project-by-project basis. Grants are not made to individuals or for capital or annual campaigns, endowments, loans, conferences, or travel.
See the Dammann Fund Foundation for complete program guidelines, information about previous grant recipients, and application instructions.