Engaging in a program of charitable giving focused on education, healthcare, medical research, care for women and children in need, and care for the homeless.
Granting Financial Support to Charitable Organizations Throughout Washoe County, Nevada
The Nell J. Redfield Foundation was organized by Nell J. Redfield on November 13, 1974 to provide a vehicle for charitable giving to the causes of healthcare, education, medical research, care for needy children and women, and the homeless.
Among many qualification requirements, the Foundation makes grants to qualified, tax-exempt charitable organizations located in Washoe County, Nevada. Organizations must hold a 501(c)(3) tax exempt status and must not be private foundations.
Request the Support Your Organization Needs
We grant financial support to qualified organizations who demonstrate sound management, support from within, and solid long-term planning.
Submitted Your Request? Learn What Happens Next
Prospective grantees will be advised within the 30 days the regular quarterly meeting at which their grant application was considered by the Board.
A Dream to Do More
During her lifetime, Nell made a significant impact on her local community. Through the implementation of her mission, that impact is carried on today.