The Chase Foundation was established in 2006 by Mack and Marilyn Chase to help serve the community of Artesia and the not-for-profit organizations within New Mexico. The Chase Foundation pursues this vision through positive community initiatives, resources, and the collaborative efforts of partnering organizations. The foundation invests in lasting change to improve the lives of fellow citizens and the future of their communities.
The foundation is deeply committed to the importance of partnerships and community participation to strengthen the success of the program. Most of all, the Chase Family is convinced that each of us can make a difference in shaping lives in a positive way through community involvement, quality education programs, and the desire to build strong communities through innovative approaches.
The Chase foundation gives priority to projects that involve joint efforts of multiple agencies, and wide community support and sustainability of projects demonstrated in the application guideline. Further priority is given to:
Eligible recipients are tax-exempt charitable organizations in New Mexico and West Texas.
Ineligible activities and projects include:
Applications may be submitted at any time. The Chase Foundation Board of Directors meets on a quarterly basis (the second Tuesday of March, June, September and December) to review grant applications. Applications must be received 4 weeks prior to the scheduled quarterly meeting to be eligible for review.
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