Seven Trustees oversee the Foundation’s work and serve without compensation even though their appointment exacts a generous amount of time.
DuPuy Oxygen & Supply
Roland A. Goertz, MD
Waco Family Health Center, Retired
William A. Nesbitt
Central National Bank
City of Waco, Retired
Sharon Shields, PhD
La Vega ISD
Community Bank & Trust
R.D. Pattillo, Trustee Emeritus
Within the framework of their own policies, Cooper Foundation trustees may fund any complete project within the foundation’s means that they consider beneficial to Waco.
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Upcoming Virtual Nonprofit Network Sessions:
The February 18th session has been postponed due to the weather and ongoing power outages this week. Please check back soon for information about the new session date.
Upcoming Board Governance Training Dates (click on read more to access the registration links)
April 9, 2021 from 8:00 – 9:00 am
June 3, 2021 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Applications are due on the first Friday of every month and will be reviewed approximately three months later (e.g. if you submit your application in October, it will be considered at the January board meeting). Visit our grants page to learn more about the process of applying.