The Foundation is currently accepting grant applications for the Jeppson Memorial Fund for Brookfield. The Fund, established in 1977, provides grants for civic and community projects that help improve the lives of Brookfield residents and enrich the cultural environment.The Jeppson Memorial Fund for Brookfield seeks to support projects for:
- Arts & Culture: performances, public seminars, festivals or exhibitions
- Public Health: Services helping frail or vulnerable citizens
- Education & Youth Development: Enrichment program, youth involvement in recreation, sports and arts
- Civic Engagement: Programs and projects that foster community awareness and connections amongst different groups. An advisory committee of Brookfield residents provide grant recommendations. Typical grants average $1,300. Any nonprofit or civic organization serving the residents of Brookfield are encourage to apply.