The Shepherd Foundation

Primary Contact: 
Max O. DePree, Dir.
2967 Lakeshore Dr.
Holland, MI 49424-6023
Type of Funder: 
Areas of Interest Description: 

The Shepherd Foundation awards grants to Christian organizations with focus on religious education and youth development.

Geographic Focus: 
Geographic Focus Limitations: 

The foundation awards grants nationally but focuses on Michigan.

Total Annual Giving: 


Average Grant Range: 

$2,000 to $20,000

Average Number of Requests & Grants Per Year: 


Application Procedures: 

The foundation asks that applicants provide a letter of request.

Selected Grants: 

$20,000 to Christ Memorial Services; $6,500 to Western Theological Seminary; $2,500 to Young Life; $1,000 to Fuller Theological Seminary

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Annual Giving: