Total Assets: $9,394,718
Total Giving: $439,500
Grants in 2018:
University of Nebraska Foundation, $88,500
Hamilton County Historical Society, $35,000
Nebraska Wesleyan University, $32,500
Hastings College Foundation, $25,000
Prairie Plains Resource Institute, $29,000
NET Foundation for Television, Inc., $10,000
Giving primarily in NE, with emphasis on rural areas.
No grants to individuals; no loans or non-monetary contributions.
Giving primarily for children, education and for learning disabilities; funding also for hospitals, Christian schools, community foundations, and libraries.
Type of Grantmaker: Independent foundation
Established in 1991 in NE.
The Heuermann family operated a business that served agriculture – farmers in general. This foundation, by design, was created to return to the rural communities some benefit as it was the farmers in rural areas that contributed to the success of the business. Many rural areas have few places to go to seek grant money. Larger cities have access to larger populations, and businesses, to seek grant funds.
Applicants should submit the following:
– Listing of additional sources and amount of support
– Copy of current year’s organizational budget and/or project budget
– Copy of IRS Determination Letter
– Brief history of organization and description of its mission
– Population served
– Timetable for implementation and evaluation of project
Initial Approach: 2-page proposal
Copies of proposal: 4
Union Bk-Custodian 2720 S 177th St
Omaha, NE 68130
B. Keith Heuermann
Norma F. Heuermann
Officers and Directors:
Bernard K. Heuermann, President
Norma F. Heuermann, Vice President
Timothy J. Otto, Secretary
John B. Atkins, Director
Scott P. Heuermann, Treasurer