The Wegener Foundation


  • Grant Applications Timeline

    Grant Applications Due: August 1, 2021
    Grantmaking Meeting: October 2021
    Grants Funded: November 2021

  • Contact Information

    Leslie Wegener, Grant Manager
    405-755-5571
    1024 E. Britton Road, Suite 200
    Oklahoma City, OK 73131
    lwegener@fmiokc.com


2020 Grant Areas of Support

    2020 Grants Awarded


    • A Chance to Change – 8,000
      Anna’s House Foundation – 10,000
      Aspiring Attitudes – 15,000
      Bethel Foundation – 5,000
      Big Brothers Big Sisters of OK – 8,000
      Boys Ranch Town – 10,000
      Britvil Food Pantry – 5,000
      Calm Waters Center for Children and Families – 10,000
      CASA of Grady County – 5,000
      Center of Family Love – 10,000
      Circle of Care – 5,000
      City Care – 10,000
      City Rescue Mission – 10,000
      Coffee Creek Riding Center – 6,000
      Daily Living Center – 6,000
      Dale Rogers Training Center – 10,000
      Destiny Christian Church – 5,000
      East Gate Foundation – 5,000
      Eden Clinic – 10,000
      Family Builders – 5,000
      Freedom School – 5,000
      Girl Scouts of Western OK – 5,000
      Good Shepherd Clinic – 5,000
      Health Alliance for the Uninsured – 5,000
      Hearts for Hearing – 20,000
      Hope is Alive – 22,000
      Infant Crisis Center – 5,000
    • Legal Aid Services of OK – 5,000
      Limbs for Life – 20,000
      Neighborhood Services Org. – 25,000
      NewView of Oklahoma – 15,000
      OK Foundation for the Disabled – 5,000
      OK Messages – 10,000
      OKC Compassion – 10,000
      Parent Promise – 15,000
      Pepper’s Ranch – 15,000
      Pivot – 15,000
      Positive Tomorrows – 10,000
      RAIN – 10,000
      Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma – 5,000
      Restore OKC – 10,000
      Shepherds of Love – 5,000
      Shiloh Summer Camp – 5,000
      Special Care – 10,000
      Sunbeam Family Services – 13,000
      Taylor Griggs Hargo Ed Foundation – 5,000
      TEEM – 5,000
      The CARE Center – 12,000
      The Children’s Center – 10,000
      The Little Light House – 30,000
      The Right Path – 5,000
      Theatre Tulsa – 5,000
      Urban Mission – 5,000
      White Horse Ranch – 5,000

    About Us


    The Wegener Foundation is committed to improving the quality of life for citizens of Central Oklahoma, through support of youth and families, health and wellness, arts and humanities, and education. The mission of Directors of The Wegener Foundation is to carry on the philanthropic legacy of Herman and Mary Wegener.

    Foundation History


    Herman and Mary Wegener founded the Wegener Foundation in 1958. This is a private foundation dedicated to supporting sustainable charitable organizations that improve the quality of living and education for people and communities through the Oklahoma City metro and surrounding areas.

    The Directors look to the needs of communities, large and small, and for mission statements that enhance living conditions for people with all levels of abilities.

    Foundation Mission


    The Wegener Foundation is committed to improving the quality of life for citizens of Central Oklahoma, through support of youth and families, health and wellness, arts and humanities, and education. The mission of Directors of The Wegener Foundation is to carry on the philanthropic legacy of Herman and Mary Wegener.

    Foundation Policies


    Long-term partnerships are not uncommon with the Wegener Foundation. Worthy recipients that fulfill expanding needs of their communities year after year are considered favorably by the Foundation.

    The Wegener Foundation


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    Grant Applications Due: August 1, 2021
    Grantmaking Meeting: October 2021
    Grants Funded: November 2021

     

    Preference will be given to the following:


    Organizations in central Oklahoma.