Funding Priority Areas
The Portage Foundation has identified nine funding priority areas that guide our work. Existing funds at the Portage Foundation reflect these priority areas, which focus on the identified needs of our community.
Support Current Priority Funding Areas
There are nine areas where the Portage Foundation’s funds have targeted as being of greatest need in Portage County. Click on a category to view and support the Portage Foundation fund for each priority or see established funds to which you can donate:
From local shelters to animal rescue agencies, and more – supporting animals throughout the Portage County region.
Arts & Culture
Building community through supporting the Arts and Cultural programs and organizations of Portage County.
Helping children of all ages, backgrounds, and experiences through a variety of local organizations.
Building a stronger Portage County through programs that lift the economic development of our residents.
Education is the foundation and security of a community. These funds focus on the educational needs of our area.
Supporting the natural resources, parks, and recreational organizations that make Portage County special
Helping area residents of all ages to have better health through supporting organizations and programs within our community.
This priority supports those organizations and programs that assist area residents with the many challenges they face
These funds assist area students in their pursuit of further education and career development.
These funds assist specific non-profit organizations that have created Agency Endowments with the Portage Foundation