Financial Information

Total Assets: $1,035,332

Total Giving: $40,890

Area of Service:


Areas of Interest:

Not Available




The following grants were reported in 2008:
$5,000 to Saint Johns School, WI. For Computer Lab, payable over 1 year.
$2,000 to Combat Blindness Foundation, Madison, WI, payable over 1 year.
$1,000 to Prairie Enthusiasts, Madison, WI, payable over 1 year.
$1,000 to Pregnancy Helpline of Madison, Madison, WI, payable over 1 year.
$1,000 to Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin, Madison, WI, payable over 1 year.
$1,000 to Waunakee Ecumenical Board, Waunakee, WI, payable over 1 year.
$1,000 to Waunakee Neighborhood Connection, Waunakee, WI, payable over 1 year.
$890 to Three Gaits, Stoughton, WI, payable over 1 year.
$500 to Girls on the Run of Dane County, Madison, WI, payable over 1 year.
$500 to Madison Childrens Museum, Madison, WI, payable over 1 year.


Giving primarily in the south central WI area, with emphasis on Dane County.
No grants to individuals.


The foundation supports camps and organizations involved with arts and culture, education, hunger, human services, and Christianity.


Type of Grantmaker: Company-sponsored foundation
Established in 1995 in WI.

Quick Facts Sheet


Located in:



United States

Contact Information / Process

Phone: Not Available

Email: [email protected]

c/o Endres Manufacturing Co.
350 S. Hamilton St., Ste. 701
Madison, WI 53703-4187

Organizations receiving support are asked to provide a final report. Application form required. Applicants should submit the following:
1. Timetable for implementation and evaluation of project
2. Statement of problem project will address
3. Copy of IRS Determination Letter
4. Copy of most recent annual report/audited financial statement/990
5. Listing of board of directors, trustees, officers and other key people and their affiliations
6. Detailed description of project and amount of funding requested
7. Copy of current year’s organizational budget and/or project budget
Initial approach: Download application form and mail proposal and application form to foundation
Copies of proposal: 6
Board meeting date(s): May 15 and Nov. 15
Deadline(s): May 1 and Nov. 1
Final notification: Within 2 weeks of board meeting
Additional information: Requests should include 1 self-addressed stamped envelope.

Donors & Leadership

Gordy and Jean Acker
Ben Ballweg
Ken and Diane Ballweg
Nick and Jackie Ballweg
Sam and Annie Ballweg
Endres Manufacturing Co.
Charlie and Laura Endres
Wayne and Tracy Hellenbrand
Bob and Shirley Kopp
Ross Kuehn
Tom and Connie Lange
Charlie and Nancy Oldroyd
Mike and Debra Palm
Kevin and Karen Ripp
Cubby and Elaine Wolfe

Officers and Directors:
Diane Ballweg, President
Ron Endres, Vice President
Gordan Acker
Annie Ballweg
Connie Lange
Mike Steinl
Alan Wolfe