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The Perry & Ruby Stevens  Charitable Foundation

The Stevens Foundation

P.O. Box 291929

Kerrville, TX   78029-1929




The Foundation will make grants only to organizations that are exempt from federal tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and are not classified as private foundations under section 509(a) of the Code.

Areas of Interest

The Perry and Ruby Stevens Foundation was established by Ruby Stevens in January 2006 in accordance with her husband, Perry Stevens' wishes. The purpose of establishing the Foundation was to provide assistance to qualified non-profit organizations that direct their activities toward one or more of the following charitable purposes:

Grants made by the Foundation shall be to accomplish specific goals and objectives within the purposes specified above and shall not be utilized to fund general operating expenses of a grantee.

Proposals will only be considered if the qualified non profit has at least 3 years of operating history.

The Foundation seeks to give fair consideration to all legitimate requests for funding that fall within its guidelines

Geographical Limitations

Grants are limited to qualified nonprofit organizations located in or directly serving residents of Bandera, Edwards, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Mason and Real counties.

Program Limitations

The Foundation will not consider full proposals from any organization more frequently than once every twelve months.  All grant applications must be preceded by a Letter of Inquiry.