Haffenreffer Family Fund Grants

The Haffenreffer Family Fund was established at the Foundation in 1987 to support Rhode Island nonprofit organizations. Grants can be used for a variety of activities that strengthen and improve organizational efficiency and effectiveness, including, but not limited to:

  • Strategic planning
  • Business planning
  • Board development
  • Fund development planning
  • Marketing planning
  • Feasibility studies
  • Reorganization and streamlining
  • Financial management planning or systems
  • Transition or succession planning. 

Applications are accepted by the trustees of the Haffenreffer Family Fund annually. Grant decisions are made in November.


Organizations are selected by the trustees of the Haffenreffer Family Fund to submit proposals for consideration.

Please note: Applications will not be considered from organizations with overdue grant reports. If you are submitting a grant report, please ensure that it is submitted by September 1, 2016.

Application Period

The application period is now closed; please check back for the 2017 deadline.

To Apply

Complete this online application
(Applications are available six weeks prior to the deadline; all applications must be submitted through our online system.)

*If you already have started this online application, please log in to your account page to edit the application that is in progress.

Contact the Haffenreffer Family Fund.


LocationOne Union Station
Providence, RI 02903


(401) 274-4564

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